Boat in the park

Chokibune in Sanyabori Park
photo: Junko Nagata ©

A chokibune in Asakusa’s Sanyabori Park, where used to be the Sanyabori canal. Chokibune was a type of open boat with a pointed prow, used as a taxi on the rivers and canals of Edo.
Tokyo Skytree is seen in the background.