Odaiba

お台場

A large artificial island in Tokyo Bay. It was initially built for defensive purposes in the 1850s, and has developed since the 1990s as a major commercial, residential and leisure area.

 

Giant Gundam robot statue

The 18-meter-tall Mobile Suit Gundam robot was installed at the site in April 2012. It was removed on March 5, 2017, but the 19.7-meter-tall Unicorn Gundam will appear in Fall 2017.

Taken by Masayuki Miyazaki  

17022008_1248287175261185_3007261238187781691_n17021815_1247902628632973_3360509076363258390_n17098586_1248405791915990_8262672077964251891_nTaken on March 3 & 4, 2017 by Akira Tamachi

12219502_891652937591279_8208125950093237475_nTaken in November 2015 by Akira Tamachi

1467185_10151967758101132_1862128272_nTaken in January 2015 by Yasuaki Shikuri  

 

Marine Day Lantern Festival 2017

Over 50,000 paper lanterns were lit with candles and artistically placed along the beach of Odaiba Seaside Park on July 17, 2017.

Taken by Fariza Abidova  

 

View from a bus crossing Rainbow Bridge

16806950_497207474000576_427588492624467839_nTaken by Masao Shibata

 

15822767_10211153147240462_9006813930961676197_nTaken in Odaiba Marine Park by Sarah Nishina

 

Classic Car Paradise 2016

A large classic car owners’ meetup in the large carpark in front of Fune-no-kagakukan Station.

15253366_10209983857805818_3707036549933610675_n15179199_10209983855285755_6376384644631521824_n15181204_10209983850525636_3581305317971203269_n15203144_10209983847165552_5868878598445105095_n15220114_10209983840925396_93582298334195512_n15267914_10209983857885820_3600631740834333135_nTaken by Masayuki Miyazaki

 

15355624_10210804904054600_5475815231304598227_nRainbows!

15319194_10210788870293766_4168050114240602226_nTaken by Sarah Nishina

15078969_1147752728647964_3445008262667182315_n15202633_1147752671981303_8736076332010343711_n15135864_1147771991979371_2448450881491728116_nTaken by Akira Tamachi

14731362_10210517391146957_2034986343395410665_n 14915212_10210517390626944_1905882677646762348_n 14956601_10210517391746972_6196302413018108154_nBreathtaking sunset with Mt.Fuji. *Taken by Sarah Nishina

14364815_1077805822309820_1611516217024281921_n 14224712_1077805742309828_8260805749472751359_nTaken by Megumi Honzawa

14064081_1112263655477182_7300358336571909886_nTaken by Yoshihiro Doi

13920686_1067841519930209_3162206380522179877_nTaken by Hideki Ohara

13244873_10208994127866327_3810123475516515423_n13230260_10208994126906303_1968600803879199211_nRock’n’roll & Sunset *Taken by Sarah Nishina

13015555_10208710845784452_6664815526001627372_n 13015178_10208710848064509_8699208810055344059_n 13000168_10208710847624498_4474624295750931555_n12718096_10208710847304490_4827871114998562961_nGreen and Flower Festival *Taken by Sarah Nishina

12670858_10208064310021462_865385097851913993_n12670070_10208064307061388_2164065958138059276_n12688107_10208064307661403_4019626980681839814_nTaken by Sarah Nishina

 

12039360_892344687500842_2487241787280738458_nUltra Japan, the Japanese version of the world-class electronic music festival *Taken by Tomoki Iio   12039774_10153136193846636_8762367513468483036_nAt Fiesta Mexicana *Taken by Masae Otomo   11988668_10207383219836186_3035760264584043228_n12009840_10207383220036191_2477958330993002675_nTaken by Miwa Mitani   11825613_900069076696642_4899018245481281619_nThere are so many pleasure boats! *Taken by Yoshihiro Doi

11934217_10153684709825649_1349908515_nYakatabune, literally means “Home-style Boat”, is a kind of privately owned Japanese boat . It is basically for entertaining guests. *Taken by Mike Staffa (Pirate of Tokyo Bay) 11935188_10153684709875649_247392096_nRainbow Bridge taken from a yakatabune boat by Mike Staffa (Pirate of Tokyo Bay)  

1383771_880805215332566_6354124399257460618_nRainbow Bridge *Taken by Masami Nagase

11701040_10204574729472962_8676039804057619517_nVenus Fort, a shopping mall in the area. It’s also said, “Theme park for women”, but of course men can enter in! *Taken by Joanne Rae Torres  

11148502_831081793648394_3105409621301395816_nTaken by Akira Tamachi
 
22400_10200641059625293_2499130048872545787_nSlide The City JAPAN, a 10m-wide x 300m-long vinyl covers the grounds of Odaiba streets. *Taken by Daishi Yamanaka

10458592_954385471261476_7644175647572674469_nThe French Statue of Liberty came to Odaiba from April 1998 to May 1999 in commemoration of “The French year in Japan”. Because of its popularity, in 2000 a replica of the French Statue of Liberty was erected at the same place. *Taken by Tadamasa Sawayama

10458627_10203941396486467_7399592625237442272_n10409372_10203941396726473_8185534041323732821_nTaken by Koichiro Abe

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Made with LEGO! *Taken by Yasuaki Shikuri

10922601_996831953666675_3593163725292109775_n13953_996831930333344_2775806413929985708_nTaken by Koyuki Matsumoto  

IMG_1221Rainbow Bridge night view *Taken by Isao Tokuhashi  

1462907_10151967757886132_846324600_nRainbow Bridge

 

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