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My 15 Best Photos of Japan

2013 May 7
Nara, Japan

A park in Nara.

As a follow up to my recent post about Japan, here’s a collection of some of the best photos I took on the trip.

Locations include Hiroshima, Kyoto, Nara, and Tokyo. Camera used was a Nikon D40 paired with a Nikon 35m f/1.8G.

If you like these, you’ll probably like my pictures of San Francisco as well.

Hiroshima, Japan

The atom bomb museum in Hiroshima. The red ball represents the atomic fireball fractions of a second after detonation.

Hiroshima, Japan

The atomic dome building that was one of the only standing structures in Hiroshima.

Ramen house, Japan

A random ramen house in Hiroshima.

Hiroshima Carps

7th inning stretch between the Hiroshima Carps and Hanshin Tigers. The entire stadium launched balloons. This was the Tigers side. The Carps won 6-1.

Gion, Kyoto

Night view of a street close to Gion District, Kyoto.

Gion, Kyoto

Another night view, Gion District Kyoto.

Kinkakuji Temple, Kyoto

Kinkakuji Temple, Kyoto. About the fanciest Japanese temples get.

Ninnaji Temple, Kyoto

An old Japanese man painting some cherry blossoms. Ninnanji Temple, Kyoto.

Conveyor belt sushi, Kyoto

Random conveyor belt sushi place in Kyoto. 137 yen per dish which translated to $1.37.

Japan rail

Taking in the scene at a stop between Kyoto and Nara.

Nara, Japan

The main park in Nara.

Nara deer

Deer in Nara. Seemed almost domesticated  Thousands run free and you can go right up and pet them.

Shibuya crossing, Tokyo

World famous Shibuya crossing, Tokyo.

Akihabara, Tokyo

A random street in Akihabara, Tokyo’s electronic district.

2 Responses leave one →
  1. May 9, 2013

    Wonderful photos – so sad we still haven’t made it to Japan….
    Andrea recently posted..10 Things To Do In Bordeaux Besides Drink Wine

  2. April 3, 2014

    It must be awesome to pet and feed those deers. Beautiful photos!

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