Going to Japan is always something interesting, even if it's just to confront a few preconceived ideas.
These pictures were taken here and there by friends or by myself, during one of the several trips I made there.

  • It is true! They have signs over the doors in schools.
  • Manga-like fire directions.
  • Downtown Tokyo : green areas and skyscrapers.
  • Downtown Tokyo : the emperor's palace from a distance.
  • Meiji Jingu Torii. One of the big "doors" that mark the entrance to the Meiji Shrine (Meiji Jingu, north of Shinjuku)
  • Yours truly. The park is big, we need a map, even if we are still downtown Tokyo...
  • Meiji Jingu : Shrine buildings.
  • Cute bridesmaid (or at least we think it was a wedding).
  • Cryptic translation, don't you think?