Tokyo: Tsukiji Market, Sensoji Temple and Tokyo Skytree

Tsukiji Market is one of the most famous markets in the world, particularly for its wide selection of seafood. Fish and other sea products that are sold here end up on plates around the world. We had planned to go very early (around 5 a.m.) to observe the live auction, but we got a tip from […]

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Sensoji Temple in Tokyo

My Summer 2012 trip to Asia included several days in Tokyo, so it’s about time I put up some photos of that part of the trip. If you haven’t yet been to Tokyo, definitely go and see Sensoji Temple in the Asakusa district of the city. Here I am, busted left leg and all, standing […]

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