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 will be removed on March 5, 2017.

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  

 

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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