An Afternoon Trip to Kitanomaru Science Museum

Kitanomaru Science museum is around 900 meters away from the Kudanshita station.  Our kids were insisting for some kind of entertainment cum learning outing for the Saturday, which was the first day of the first sanrenkyuu (3 consecutive holidays) of 2017. We started at around 1…

A free visit to Ueno zoological park, Tokyo

The weather was suitable for an outing today with moderate cold and sun. It helped us not to change our previous plan to visit Ueno zoological park. The drive to visit the zoo was our daughter’s demand to see the animal characters which she had…

Reflections of exotic stones, greenery and Japanese history in a pond

Her tears fell in to the pacific and there arose a group of islands called Japan. There are many myths associated with old Japanese culture. The Goddess behind the creation of Japan may be a myth, but when I read the pamphlet distributed at the…