Tokyo financial district A glimpse of the Imperial Palace Ginza A stall at the bottom of Mt Takao Lunch on Mt Takao The top Looking back to Tokyo Looking out to Tokyo Another lunch spot A temple on the way down Incense at the temple Statues wrapped up to keep warm Musicians hoping to be discovered and some breakdancers too Not all had audiences Shibuya Dinner at a raman bar Trees lit up with Christmas lights Dinner at a traditional restaurant The menu The Senso-Ji temple Philippe Stark's Flamme d'Or, aka the Golden turd Tokyo's own Status of Liberty Christmas lights The great Buddha The great Buddha The beach at Kamakura Strange shop signs in Kamakura