|He uses a long samurai like sword to slice the prized tuna|
|It is common to see a typical stall with a booth whereby transactions are recorded.|
|Long queue of tourists waiting their turn to have a fresh shasimi just adajacent to the market.|
|The reason for the long queue. The shops are small and can only seat a few customers at a time. Noticed the proprietor did not allow me to take a snaphot.|
The Edo Castle, formerly the Tokugawa family's residence, became the Imperial Palace as the Emperor moved to Tokyo from Kyoto Imperial Palace after the Meiji Restoration. Part of the site is opened to the public. The Nijubashi Bridge is in front of the main entrance.
|You can only view the castle from afar. :(|
|Time to rest our aching feet|
Tokyo Skytree Tower
The tallest freestanding broadcasting tower in the world , rising 634 metres in height.
|The tower viewed from afar in Akasuka|
Akasuka - Sensoji Temple and Nakamise Shopping Sreet
Sensoji temple is the oldest temple in Tokyo, said to have been built in 628. It is famous for its main Kaminarimon Gate where a giant lantern hangs.
|Both sides of the 250m street from Kaminarimon Gate to the Hozomon Gate are lined with about 90 stores.|
From there, we went to Ueno Onshi Park to view cherry blossom trees lit up at night.
|A welcome warm hot meal from the very cold weather.|
|Hotel Tateshina, Shinjuku|