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Yoyogi-Koen Station platform on the Chiyoda Line subway has a nice leafy motif. This is the nearest station to Yoyogi Park.
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Map of Yoyogi Park.
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Yoyogi Park is one of the more popular parks for hanami flower-viewing picnics in late March-early April in Tokyo.
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It's crowded under them trees, and pretty noisy.
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Yoyogi Park's pond and fountain.
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What impressed me the most about Yoyogi Park was not the cherry blossoms. It was the long lines of people waiting outside these log cabins.
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Are they standing in line to buy tickets for an outdoor rock concert in the park?
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No, they are standing in line to use the public toilets. Funny thing was the men's line was just as long as the women's line. But I'm sure the men's line progressed faster. It must've taken an hour to get to the toilet.
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So before you do all that drinking, think about the toilet lines.
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Yoyogi Park with huge crowds of flower viewers
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Yoyogi Park, Tokyo in spring
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My gang enjoying the blossoms.
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Cherry blossom pinickers from Hawaii at Yoyogi Park, Tokyo. They are playing the ukulele and dancing hula.
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Gingko trees along the fringe of the park near Yoyogi Koen Station in autumn.
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Gingko trees along the fringe of the park near Yoyogi Koen Station in autumn.
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Gingko trees along the fringe of the park near Yoyogi Koen Station in autumn.
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