The first wave of tsunami has arrived with just over 1 meter of tsunami wave. However, the second wave is expected to be larger than the 1st one. Stay away from the beach today!
These are white Ume flowers but you can see a lot of pink ones too. This flower is often mistaken with the Sakura (Cherry Blossom) because it is very similar. I can't really tell you what are the differences because I don't really know. However, Ume flower blooms a lot earlier than Sakura.
I took photos of the photos. Here's the old Akihabara maybe in the 1930s taken in front of "Radio Center" shop. You can see an antique car and also tracks for trams.
Here's how it looks like today.
You can notice that the "Radio Center" shop is still there after all this time. But today, it is a busy crossing spot in front of the station just under the Yamanote line rail bridge. No more trams (and cows).
It's a bento of Anago Chirashi. Chirashi means it's like Chirashi-zushi, so the rice below is vinegar rice. And on top is Anago with sweet sauce or "ama-tare". Just want to share what I had for lunch. It's not enough because I always got a big appetite but I'll eat more for dinner.
This particular Buntan was produced in Kochi prefecture and is called Tosa Buntan. Kochi prefecture and partsof Shikoku are known to be the producers citrus in Japan especially mikan.