Tokyo in Pics


A photography blog about Tokyo, run by Australian photographer Rohan Gillett

Cherry blossoms at the Shogun's hunting grounds

If you didn’t know, Hama Rikyu Gardens used to be the Shoguns’ personal hunting ground. A long time ago they hunted the ducks that used the ponds. It is quite a nice piece of Tokyo history. These days, anyone can enter the park and enjoy a walk in it. In spring that walk is so much more enjoyable thanks to the cherry blossoms.