Photo Friday: Tsukiji Fish Market

by Chris on January 20, 2012

This week’s Photo Friday takes us to the Tsukiji Fish Market in Tokyo, which sells more than 400 species of seafood.
Eels, Tsukiji Fish Market, Tokyo

This week’s Photo Friday topic (#FriFotos on Twitter) is EXOTIC. I immediately started thinking of all the exotic fish species I saw at the Tsukiji Fish Market in Tokyo, the biggest wholesale fish and seafood market in the world. I went through the market with Shinji Nohara, the Tokyo food fixer. He’s guided some illustrious […]


Want to get up close and personal with salmon in Alaska? Consider visiting a salmon hatchery, where you see how humans have intervened to protect the fish.
Salmon in Alaska

Salmon are almost synonymous with Alaska, thanks to all those nature documentaries. And while I’ve seen fish ladders here in Seattle, I didn’t quite understand the role that salmon hatcheries now play in ensuring a continual supply of wild salmon until we visited the Macaulay Salmon Hatchery just outside Juneau. There are 36 salmon hatcheries in […]