S: Garrett's Tokyo Trip Jan. 2010
FC: 12 Hours in Tokyo | JAPAN | Garrett's | Jan.11, 2010
1: to Tokyo City | From Narita Airport | My Guide: Katsue Shinomiya | JR Skyliner | Narita Express
2: Marunouchi Building - Business, restaurants and shopping | Marunouchi | Modern buildings and high-end shops are found in this area | this is the center of Tokyo
3: Passport Stamp | Touring the city - Wish you were here.
4: Nijubashi | Double-arched stone bridge, east of the IMPERIAL PALACE | Katsue & Garrett
6: Imperial Palace and East Garden | Otemon - Bi g hand Gate | The Otemon is the entrance to the East Garden of the Imperial Palace. | Hyakunin Basho-- samuai lived here while standing guard | Hyakunin Basho
7: , Higashi-gyoen is the inner garden. | Cherry blossoms
8: Subway Map
9: Off to Asakusa! | Took the subway from Ohtemachi station to Asakusa.
10: Garrett making his meal | Pork! | Chopsticks- not so hard
11: Rokumonsen- a Japanese style pizza restaurant | A thick pancake-shaped mix of cabbage, egg, shrimp, squid, or pork cooked on a griddle. | Okonomiyaki | Katsue making hers | LUNCH
12: American's are unique and sought after for photos | Local 20 year old women celebrating | Women with long sleeves are single | Coming of Age Day
13: - a Japanese Holiday | Jan. 11, 2010 | held on the 2nd Monday in January
14: The Kaminarimon Gate | Nakamise Dohri- shopping! | Senso-ji Temple
15: Five-Story Pagoda This landmark five story pagoda dates from the 17th century.
16: Portable Shrine
17: Mikoshi is a portable shrine. The divine power of it is thought to bring peace and prosperity. | Japanese Art
18: Map | Sky tree -the soon to be tallest tower.
19: Time to go... Back on the train to the airport | ASAHI BREWERIES This landmark building pretends to be a beer glass with a foam top. | Current tallest building
20: Origami from Katsue and other souvenirs
21: Front | Back | Japanese Fortune