Shirakawago: Gassho-zukuri Houses

Gassho-zukuri is a Japanese phrase and it means the house is made like prayer’s palms placed together and fingers pointing upward. This design is to avoid tons of snow accumulated on the roof to pressure the house into crashed.

Rainbow Bridge: Take Photos after Work

Rainbow Bridge connects Center of Tokyo and Odaiba the newly reclamation. Since 1990’s Rainbow Bridge appears in movies, TV series and comics. It is already a symbol of Tokyo. A nice and sunny day, I had an idea to take photos from Rainbow Bridge.