Shinjuku Gyoen: Oasis in the middle of the big city

Just outside the bustling station of Shinjuku is Shinjuku Gyoen - an imperial garden once a residence to a feudal family in the Edo period. According to some website and guidebooks, it is a 10 minute* walk from Shinjuku's South Exit. And worth checking out. *10 minutes here means the "Japanese walk" which could mean … Continue reading Shinjuku Gyoen: Oasis in the middle of the big city