Posts tagged "festival"
Tokyo Koenji Awa Odori 2014

Tokyo Koenji Awa Odori 2014

When I wrote up the earlier entry about my initial walk around Kōenji (高円寺), I got the feeling that I had done the neighborhood a disservice, with my late morning visit managing to capture it at its least flattering time during the day. I described the evening atmosphere based on others’ accounts and noted my...
Harajuku Omotesando Genki Matsuri Super Yosakoi 2014

Harajuku Omotesando Genki Matsuri Super Yosakoi 2014

An unexpected trip to Tokyo in late August gave me the opportunity to introduce my young daughter to many of the great neighborhoods I love to photograph and write about, and scout out a few for future projects. But there were two special events I wanted to include in Volume 2 while they are fresh,...