Monday, December 15, 2008

Merzmensch in Japan. Part 2. Food

After long journey hunger is your guide.

I'm in restaurant now. But wait... What does the waitress bring to me?!

Sunday, December 14, 2008


20050714_ 033_l, originally uploaded by _XAPMC.

Auch Gullis sind Kunst in Osaka.

Friday, December 12, 2008

Movin' in Osaka

20050714_ 025_l, originally uploaded by _XAPMC.

He was about to rush in the unknown direction.
Now, after years, where is he?..


tokyo1 612_l, originally uploaded by _XAPMC.

Here you can buy fresh fish. And with fresh I mean REALLY fresh.


tokyo1 590_l, originally uploaded by _XAPMC.

Yes, the bookshelves are outside the shop. Many rare books. Open source? No. But people buy, and it's cool.

Wednesday, November 26, 2008

tokyo1 570_l

tokyo1 570_l, originally uploaded by _XAPMC.

Russian Orthodox chirch in Tokyo. I've never seen Japanese inscriptions in Russian icons before.

Darth Vader in Japan

tokyo1 556_l, originally uploaded by _XAPMC.

Yeah, it's always relevant :-)
This my pic was once linked at boingboing.

Perhaps the most visited picture in my gallery, hehe.

Tuesday, November 25, 2008

Part 1. Airplane

The travel begins. You can travel with bicycle. You can travel with train. But to see the pines and mountains of Japan, you need an aircraft.

You cannot describe the flight feelings. You just have to experience it. Let's fly together to the Rising Sun. With stopover in Helsinki.

Monday, November 24, 2008


tokyo1 444_l, originally uploaded by _XAPMC.

Do you see my shadow on your streets, Tokyo?
Do you hear my breath over your trees, Tokyo?
I'm here.

Tokyo Art

tokyo1 316, originally uploaded by _XAPMC.

Tokyo Big Sight.
Genau hier (google maps link), man beachte Schatten.

Haigo Meiko

tokyo1 183-l, originally uploaded by _XAPMC.

拝郷メイコ, Haigo Meiko, singer from Ghibli studio.
She sings a song "Dore Dore no uta": 「どれどれの唄」


tokyo1 179, originally uploaded by _XAPMC.

Ebisu, Gott des Glücks.

Stimmt auch.

Tokyo Sky

tokyo1 161, originally uploaded by _XAPMC.

Die Strommäste merkt man sofort. Sie sind ein Bestandteil des Himmels. Sie sind himmlische Speere mit Juwelenspitzen, die neue Onogoro gebären.

Sie strömen.

Der Untergang - German Movie

Der Untergang - German Movie, originally uploaded by _XAPMC.

2005 hat man auch in Japan den Film "Der Untergang" gezeigt. Unter dem Titel "Hitler".

Beachten Sie auch das Zeichen über dem Plakat.
出口 bedeutet "Ausgang"

2005.07.05 Shinjuku

2005.07.05, originally uploaded by _XAPMC.

I cannot see stars
Among your eternal lights

Tuesday, October 14, 2008


Everytime I know:
Japan is just everything.
So travel with me.


Mir ist stets bewusst:
Japan ist andere Welt.
So reise mit mir.