Tennōzu Isle, Tokyo

Jun 23, 2022,12:33 PM

Has an area of 200,000 square meters (20 hectare / 49.4 acre)
The area was originally constructed for a fort in the Edo period (1603 - 1868)

On my way to Japan Immigration Office to renew my registration card
It was a quick trip and I was on-site for just over one hour
It was the quickest turnaround ever...

Photo was taken from 品川ふ頭橋 (Shinagawafuto Bridge)
Looking north in the direction of レインボーブリッジ (Rainbow Bridge)

It was a quick trip to Tokyo, glad to be back in Nagano Prefecture.

Thanks for looking,


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Seldom seen - the calm of a city! Excuisite!

 By: lm6 : June 23rd, 2022-12:56
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Tokyo is a wonderful and diverse city to photograph...

 By: cshimokita : June 23rd, 2022-15:50
Even everyday scenes are captivating to my eye... Casey .
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Have lived in TYO for almost 30 years and never knew that I could walk from Tennozu Isle to the immigration office!

 By: Moka-Tiger (Ron) : June 23rd, 2022-13:59
I have walked from Shinagawa to Tennozu Isle, though. Too bad it was a gloomy day, but it's the rainy season. Lots of these "side streets" (or I should say, "side waterways") in the Shinagawa/Tennozu Isle area, many with yakabune party boats too. Sundown ... 
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りんかい線 (Rinkai Line) from Osaki (or Shibuya) and 12-15 minute walk

 By: cshimokita : June 23rd, 2022-15:48
The current immigration facility is much improved over the old offices, Otemachi (?) ... it's been so long that I can't remember. I don't mind the weather... rather overcast or cloudy than bright sun. Twilight is a good time, but considering immigration e... 
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Beautiful tones...

 By: mdg : June 23rd, 2022-16:24
...we stayed at a hotel very close by on our way into and out of Japan, but never visited the island...
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Android phone camera as I was traveling very light...

 By: cshimokita : June 24th, 2022-02:28
Narita was the only game in town for international flights for most of my early travel... one exception was Air China (CA/CCA) not to be confused with China Airlines (CI/CAL)... the former had it's hub at Haneda, the latter at Narita for many years... The... 
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We stayed at the Prince Sakura in Shinagawa...

 By: mdg : June 24th, 2022-17:59
...we were there for almost two weeks overall...not much excitement in that part of Tokyo other than the station.
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hahaha... so true about Shinagawa

 By: cshimokita : June 24th, 2022-20:44
the area has never been a big draw... mostly known as the location where many Tokyo area license plates are issued... 品川 (Shinagawa) is home to ten embassies and several large hotels near the train station with a total of 6,000 rooms (the largest concentr... 
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Awesome frame =)

 By: InHavenPro : June 23rd, 2022-21:04
I totally love the gloomy mood effected by the overcast conditions! Striking image, cheers, Filip
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Thanks Filip...

 By: cshimokita : June 24th, 2022-02:29
got to love "bad weather"... Casey .
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I walked past the spot but turned around to make this shot...

 By: cshimokita : June 24th, 2022-05:14
I am enjoying the phone-camera... I also like the detail in the water surface. I haven't been shooting film... missing that. Casey .
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