grey areas blank Tokyo hidden river map

Do you see anything in this map from Tokyo? To the untrained eye it may appear to be just an assortment of roads and houses. But look closely and you will start to see subtle lines made out of the absence of houses or other features. These are former rivers / streams / drainage ditches. See: Walking on water: the underground rivers of Tokyo 東京の地下河川や運河の地図

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.