Bolwoningen’s ball houses

Read more about these spherical homes. with many more photos (from Unusual Spaces)

Not sure if you can actually rent these (a quick search didn’t lead me to anything), but you can sleep in a windmill if you go to the Netherlands.

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The Yamanote Line game gets harder

image from JR East press release(PDF) and you can read more details here

Practice your summarizing skills by making a summary of this short article from Japan Today (click on the headline below), and then suggest your own ideas for the new station name. You can submit your ideas here (in Japanese) until the end of June.

 

 

 

And today?

Yesterday I shared two videos about the cities of Tokyo and New York City 100 years ago. Today is a list of “101 things to love about New York City”. My favorite was the (#35) Bodega Cats Instagram feed (also on Twitter):

Watch the video from Curbed about bodega cats.

Your challenge: make a list of 101 (well, start with 10?) things to love about Tokyo. My first on the list is the bicycle sharing system in 9 of the 23 wards.