Photographs from a small group of islands
Oct 02 2014 8 Comments
Hans Ter Horst says
10/2/2014 at 2:53 pm
Looks like Ueno to me, love that area around the JR station, I always wonder how those tiny shops make their money. Great story-telling photography!
10/2/2014 at 7:20 pm
Yes, Ueno it is. Me too. A regular haunt of mine. On a sunny day, til about 12:30-1-ish, the walk from Okachimachi Station up Ameyokocho is wonderful. Busy, chock full of characters, and everyone lit up beautifully. Just wonderful!
10/3/2014 at 3:23 am
Reminds me a bit of under the rail tracks in Sanomiya/Kobe. Tons of little shops, still got an awesome bag and coat from them, 7 years going
10/3/2014 at 7:56 am
For me there’s something about such areas I really like. They always seem to have a certain grittiness and a connection to the past.
Not sure you’d have quite the same luck in Ueno. I could be wrong, but I’m not entirely convinced that most of the stuff on sale is the real deal…
10/4/2014 at 2:24 am
Epic Cheek Bones
10/4/2014 at 10:54 am
Yes, quite a striking looking woman.
Once An Expat says
10/4/2014 at 9:34 pm
Personally, she has the look of a predator on the prowl…. for a bag or something…
10/5/2014 at 10:30 am
A woman on a mission. And whatever that mission was, she’ll have no doubt had success in Ueno. Not many things that aren’t sold there.
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