Saturday, November 24, 2012

Sensoji Temple ♥ ♥ ♥


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Sensoji Temple is Tokyo's oldest and most colorful temple. And a very touristy one at that.
But I love coming here each time I'm in Tokyo. I am, after all, a tourist in the city :)




Nakamise Shopping Street



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Traditional snacks and candies



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Woodblock prints



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Walking kimono hehehe :P



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Lucky cats!



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More Japanese snacks



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Ice cream



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Rice crackers



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Putting my multitasking skills into use :P



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More shops



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Masks and other display items




More food stalls



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Mochi again



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The Hozomon  or "Treasure House Gate"



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Obligatory washing of hands before you enter the temple



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Getting your fortune on strips of paper



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Five Story Pagoda




More shops



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Many many Japanese eateries. I want to try them all!!!


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How about some Fride Seafood? :P 

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Or some Seafood and Powerfood? :P



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I don't think the poor Japanese man has the power to carry me on his carriage




Might as well do him a big favor and bike myself home :) 



Sensoji Temple: 2-3-1 Asakusa, Taito, Tokyo, Japan. 東京都台東区浅草2丁目3−1 111-0032, Japan

It is a few steps from Asakusa Station, served by the Ginza Subway Line, Asakusa Subway Line and Tobu Railways.


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