Tokyo-American Club

Extra deep lot, high above the access road is Russia’s embassy grounds



With a guard booth just meters from the entrance to the Tokyo-American Club, the Russian embassy grounds are secure, ample, and inaccessible. I wonder what creatures are living there.

Unlikely nation has ostentatious “Greek-style” mansion on posh hilltop


On a hilltop at the end of a dead-end street sits this bulky mansion and ample parking pad that is the Embassy of Afghanistan. It’s next door to the elite expat Tokyo-American Club. Near Kamayacho, where I rarely venture.