Last night we had the first snowfall of 2010 over Tokyo, so I decided to grab my camera and my tripod to go take some long exposure shot of my neighbourhood during the night.

It …

For years I’d dreamed of travelling vast distances overland. Whilst aeroplanes were convenient and relatively cheap, I disliked the lack of connection I felt with the distances travelled. I’d simply get in this metal tube. …

This is a set of pictures taken in Nov 2008. I distinctly remember the date coz it was my birthday Nov 2nd!

They’re taken in Fukushima Prefecture (福島県) in Tohoku (東北) region. Most of em …

Here are some pics from a short hiking trip I did back in November 2009. Well it was almost a 20km hike, so I’m not so sure whether I should call it short ^^;

Heres …

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Went for a walk with my wife on the beach in Zushi today. I took as many photos as I could before my wife told me to put the camera away and just enjoy the …

There are many clubs in Tokyo as you may know. But types of club are wide-ranging. Some famous clubs are not focusing music and we usually don’t go such place. For us , music is …

Whether you’re just visiting Tokyo or a long-term resident of the city, at some point it’s well worth taking a trip to the roof of the 54-floor Mori Tower, Roppongi Hills. The view from 270 …

Tokyo Disney Resort is one of happiest place in the world where people of all ages and generations can smile and laugh together.

In Japan, the Tokyo Disney Resort is divided into two areas, Tokyo …

For Hatsudmode (first pray of the year) I went to the temple at Asakusa, the Sensoji Temple.

The first thing you’ll when going to the Sensoji temple is thegate called Kaminarimon (Thunder Gate).

One of …

Tokyo Disney Sea and Tokyo Disney Land are popular tourist destinations for travelers to Japan. Whilst Tokyo Disney Land has a very high percentage of repeat visitors who come to see the Disney characters, Disney …

Seijin Shiki or 成人式 could be translated as the ‘Coming of Age Day’ in English. It’s a Japanese holiday that occurs on every second Monday of January, it honors every person that has turned 20 …

When you hear the word Narita, the Narita International Airport immediately comes in mind. It is the first place that foreigners usually take the the first step onto Japan. The Narita International Airport is located …

Shibuya’s Hachiko crossing – icon of modern day Tokyo. Watch any foreign news report that seeks to conjure up the feeling of Tokyo as a buzzing metropolis, and there it will be in the opening …

One of the reasons why I enjoy living in Tokyo – because its such a great place to photograph! Here are some pics that I took a while ago during a photo walk. There are …

Visas, Certificates of Eligibility and Status of Residence

Let’s get one thing immediately out of the way: It’s not about visas. Even though many foreign residents in Japan discuss what kind of visa they have, …