28 February, 2012

Mount Fuji

Mount Fuji( 3,776 m, 100 km south-west of Tokyo) from Boeing 787.

Yokohama Chinatown

Yokohama Chinatown is the largest Chinatown in Japan. 
There are roughly 500 Chinese restaurants.

20 February, 2012


Yokohama( Pop. 3.7 million) is one of the major ports in Japan.
Photos are views from Yokohama Landmark Tower ; 
Minato Mirai
                                                              Bay Bridge
                                           Direction:  Chinatown,  baseball field
                                                  Yokohama station
                                                  Direction: New Yokohama station
                                                  Minato Mirai

       Any questions:  keijihagiwara@gmail com

14 February, 2012

Yamaguchi-Ube airport

       ----------------------------------   A view from Boeing 787.

Yamaguchi - Ube airport is located the east side of Ube coast. Just close to city area.
Airport was created by landfill. In 1998, Typhoon attacked. The faciliyies and airfield were flooded. So many cars, which were evacuated, were submerged. Only Ube-Tokyo flights.
8 times/ day. Parking of airport is free of charge !

Any questions: write to Keiji Hagiwara, keijihagiwara@gmail.com