Piles and piles of styrofoam boxes lay on the ground at Tsukiji Fish Market.
A dimly-lit little café with just a few wooden tables, Miles Davis playing in the background, and hundreds of photos of cats that lined the walls. This is Café Rampo.
"Around the World in 2,000 Pictures", directed by Alex Profit, takes us through a beautiful tour of eight world-famous cities.
It was my second attempt in trying to make it in time for the (almost) daily maguro (tuna) auctions. I managed to wake up at 04:30 the day before as well, but promptly fell back asleep after switching off the alarm, getting up at 06:00 instead. That's for going to bed at 01:00.