Kawaii Nostalgica

Kawaii Nostalgica

Kawaii Nostalgika is the photoblog of a Swiss guy named Aldo who takes wonderful (and sometimes a bit creepy) retro-style photos of Tokyo. Click here for the main page or here for thumbnails of all the photos.web analytics

Space Dolphins

Space Dolphins

Space dolphins! This is at once the best and worst painting I have ever seen in my life. Artistically bad, but great because no matter how many times I see it, it still makes me laugh out loud.web analytics

Tokyo Detention Center

Tokyo Detention Center

This is the Tokyo Detention Center near my home in Katsushika-ku. The building always reminds me of the Immigration Bureau in Shinagawa. Click here to read an interesting account of a foreigner’s experience here, or visit this National Police Agency page with photos of the inside.web analytics

Foot Massage

Foot Massage

Outdoor foot massage boothweb analytics

Artist at Work


Artist at work painting Gokoku-ji temple near Tokyo’s Ikebukuro district.web analytics

Ramen Truck

Ramen Truck

Ramen truckweb analytics

Showa Kinen Koen

Couple in Showa Kinen Koen

Showa Kinen Koen. This is one of the nicest parks in the Tokyo area, and in late-April and early-May the huge tulip and poppy fields are spectacular.web analytics