March 13, 2009

Uchibori

a moat of former Edo castle
Edo castle was surrounded by double moats.
"Uchi-bori" means inner moats.
I took these photos in Imperial palace plaza.

a moat of former Edo castle
a moat of former edo castle
(note)
These photos were taken on March 7 , 2009.

5 comments:

JM said...

The railing on the 3rd shot is just gorgeous! lovely place too.

Marc said...

I like the third picture too. Nice place to read a book.

Jacob said...

Really do appreciate these...I've seen so little of Japan other than the crowded streets of Tokyo...this is wonderful!

m_m said...

Beautiful! I like also the unique fence:)

Anne Vis said...

Intersting place, it has a surreal feel to it ...

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