February 2011

  • Mt Fuji on Valentines Day
    It is snowing tonight in Tokyo, a bit heavier than the other day, with maybe a chance of it [...]
  • Tokyo Sky Tree with Tokyo Tower
    The new Tokyo Sky Tree is slowly, or maybe quickly, edging towards the sky. I managed to grab [...]
  • Tokyo Snow
    It was snowing in Tokyo today. I was out this morning and took these shots of Shibuya. The snow [...]
  • Dougo Onsen, Shikoku
    Dougo Onsen is located in Matsuyama, on the island of Shikoku. The Onsen is well sometimes [...]
  • Nijo Castle, Kyoto
    Nijo Castle (Nijojo) in Kyoto is a great place to visit in any season. The gardens are perfect [...]
  • Early Morning Ebisu Walk
    I was up early and decided to take a walk around Ebisu and towards Naka-Meguro. It was dark at [...]

January 2011

  • Naruto Bridge, Shikoku
    The Onaruto Bridge is located near Shikoku and is on the highway connecting Kobe with [...]
  • Conbini Monday Wk66
    I think I have missed a few weeks, but here are some items from my recent trip to HuisTen Bosch [...]
  • Hinamatsuri, Doll Festival
    Hina Matsuri, Girls Days is coming up soon (March 3) and the displays are out in the department [...]
  • Kodaiji Temple
    Kodaiji Temple (高台寺) established in Kyoto in 1606 is a beautiful Temple located near Yasaka [...]
  • Kyoto Station
    With such a great train culture, there are also some interesting stations to visit in Japan. [...]
  • Golf at Kasai
    It is cold in Japan right now, but playing sports can help to keep you warm! I went for a bit [...]
  • Kasa, June Japan
    Some lovely umbrellas are appearing in time for the rainy season in June. I loved these ideas [...]
  • Tokyo Sunset
    There are a number of places to see a great view of Tokyo City from high up. One of those is [...]
  • Dazaifu Tenmangu
    Dazaifu Tenmangu is a Shrine built over the grave of Michizane Sugawara, also known as the God [...]
  • Happy New Year 2011
    Happy New Year to everyone. I had a quiet night for New Years Eve, watching Kouhaku on the TV [...]

December 2010

  • Merry Xmas
    Merry Xmas to all of the shibuya246 readers. I hope you all have a wonderful Christmas Season. [...]
  • View from Japan
    A lot of times, pictures of Japan show Tokyo and Kyoto with familiar images. Sometimes, it is [...]
  • Bamboo Walk in Arashiyama
    This is the bamboo walk in Arashiyama, from a photo earlier in the year. It is getting close to [...]
  • Conbini Monday Wk65
    Quite a few new drinks out for the winter months. Plenty of vitamin C and other combination [...]
  • Kyoto View
    It is always nice to climb the many towers that Japan has in each city and check out the view. [...]
  • Eiheiji Temple
    Eiheiji Temple, located in Fukui-ken, was founded over 800 years ago, although the temple was [...]
  • Togetsukyo Bridge, Kyoto
    Although the Autumn colors had almost fallen away from the trees, I took a short trip to [...]
  • Conbini Monday Wk64
    Lots of items this week after missing a few conbini monday’s. Some of these goodies are [...]
  • Shibuya Station
    These HDR picture were taken over a year ago when I first bought my Nikon camera. I took the [...]

November 2010

  • Japanese Railway Stations
    I was out in Chiba today to play golf and passed this small railway station servicing a local [...]
  • Naoshima, Shikoku
    Naoshima is a small island in the Setonaikai. It takes 20 minutes by Ferry from Uno, near [...]
  • Yokohama HDR
    Took a day away to experiment with some HDR photography in Yokohama. I am still trying out a [...]
  • Shirakawago
    Shirakawago (白川郷) in Gifu-ken is a World Heritage listed village. The area is known for the [...]

October 2010

  • Conbini Monday Wk63
    Another week with some produce from conbini’s outside of Tokyo. Most of the shots here [...]
  • Tojinbo Cliffs
    The Tojinbo Cliffs are a natural collection of jagged rock faces about 30 meters tall. A [...]
  • Japan Book
    I have been printing a bunch of my photos from recent trips whilst thinking about a book [...]
  • Hokuriku Trip
    I am in Hokuriku for 4 days and will be back in Tokyo by the weekend. In Hokuriku I am visiting [...]
  • Shikoku Gift Shops
    Whilst in Shikoku I saw lots of gifts for bringing back. The most popular items seemed to be [...]
  • Boss in Ebisu
    The “Boss” looks over the crossing here in Ebisu. The sky was really powdery today, [...]
  • Shikoku Trip
    I went on a trip to Shikoku recently and traveled around its 4 Prefectures of Kagawa-ken, [...]
  • Conbini Monday Wk62
    A short Conbini Monday this week due to the Public Holiday and lots of other activity going on, [...]
  • Honda Motorbike
    On my recent trip to Shikoku, I stopped at Kojima for lunch before crossing the Seto Ohashi [...]
  • ABCLoop Launch Party, Roppongi
    I just came back from the launch event for ABCLoop.com in Roppongi where I met up with Billy [...]
  • Japanese Food
    On my recent trip to Shikoku I had some wonderful food, particularly produce from the [...]
  • Otsuka International Art Museum
    Ostuka Pharmaceutical have built a wonderful art museum in Naruto which holds over 1,000 pieces [...]
  • Myoto Camphor Tree
    When I was traveling around Shikoku I came across this great Camphor tree that is over 900 [...]
  • Kobe Figure Taxi
    On my recent trip to Shikoku, I stopped in Kobe on the last night having driven over [...]
  • Mt Bizan, Tokushima
    Mount Bizan is very close to the center of Tokushima. You can ride the Bizan ropeway up part of [...]
  • Seto Ohashi Bridge
    I traveled to Shikoku recently, catching the Shinkansen to Okayama and then the train to [...]
  • Conbini Monday Wk61
    With the Site down until yesterday due to hackers getting in and drinking all the beer, I have [...]
  • Shikoku Sunset
    The shibuya246 has been down for a few days and I have only just managed to get it back up. The [...]

September 2010

  • Conbini Monday Wk60
    A couple of items from a Natural Lawson for this week with lots of Sake thrown in for fun. It [...]
  • Tokyo Weekend
    The weather has cooled down and this weekend was really nice, even though we had some stiff [...]
  • Maneki Neko
    You will often see many stores have a Fortune Cat (Maneki Neko) outside or near the entrance [...]

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