Superheroes In Japan

As promised, here are some of the shots from my visit to the Marvel Age of Heroes at Roppongi Hills in Tokyo. This display was in the lobby of the Roppongi Hills complex.  As I so clearly demonstrate, it functions as a photo opportunity for visitors.  After stopping for the requisite pictures, my transportation specialist […]

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Midterms and Time Constraints

Hello again and welcome to another edition of Hippos on Parade.  Actually I’m not on parade, and there’s only the one of me but this post is already running late so let’s get on with it! This is a picture from my visit to Kanuma Park near the Fuchinobe train station, shortly after arriving in […]

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Bless Him, He Really Does Try.

  On the road again!  This week my transportation specialist took a break from the books to visit the local landmark called the Tokyo Skytree.  We started off fairly early, as we also wanted to visit the Sumida Aquarium  while we were in the area, as well as possible visit a Shinto shrine and Buddhist temple […]

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