Ueno Koen

Last night, we partied with people at the hostel.


We shared drinks and chatted with these lovely people.


Of course, I encouraged people to attend karaoke with me.

I have to admit – this morning, I kind of regretted my choices. 😀

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A cute frog fountain in Ueno Koen.

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Mom in front of the fountain.

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The cute manhole cover of Ueno Park.

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Hydrangeas in the park.

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We used this cool dragon dance machine to get a fortune.

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The dragon dancer getting a our fortune.

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Is it a good one??

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WIN! The best fortune!

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This crow is judging you.

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A really cool circular tree.


Teddy, Mom, and Brittany in Ueno Koen. This was after a coffee, so we all felt rejuvenated.


Me and Mom at Ueno Koen’s lotus pond.

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A pretty lotus.

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Me and Mom at the lotus pond.

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Multi-language enma (prayer placards).

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An interestingly shaped pagoda.


It was drizzling, so we went to the science center.


My mom playing at the science center.

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Creeptacular bees and the like.

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Butterfly on a flower.

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Another butterfly.

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A bird drinking nectar.

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Poor giraffes are pregnant for 460 days. Like, what the hell???

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A wall of butterflies.

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Crazy leaf beetle.

Well, that is all for Ueno Koen! The next post will be about the Tokyo Skytree area!


2 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. Barbara Lange
    Jul 04, 2014 @ 23:08:42

    What beautiful nature pictures!! I’m glad you’re all having fun!


  2. Marie Elder
    Jul 05, 2014 @ 03:17:58

    I love the butterflies!!!


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