Those who explore the many shopping malls in Odaiba, the manmade island in Tokyo Bay across the majestic Rainbow Bridge, may happen upon a surprise–an indoor area constructed to resemble a medieval European city. It won’t be around for long, however, because it faces imminent closure.
Hotel Okura and the Imperial Hotel have both selected the ancient capital of Kyoto as the next site for their expansion.
For many years the 1950s style dancers have been an attraction at Tokyo’s Yoyogi Park. They are a private group, not affiliated to the authorities or travel corporations.
Vera Jonas, Hungarian-born songwriter and singer, performs her song Cold Fire in Tokyo.
Dennis Gunn and the boys perform songs from The Mighty John Henry at The Pink Cow Pro Jam of January 30, 2017.
I Wear* Experiment of Estonia gives its first performance in Tokyo, Japan.
Mike Marrington delivers a thunderous drum solo at The Pink Cow Pro Jam of September 26, 2016.
The Pro Jam sessions: Filmed on June 27, 2016, this is a mix of songs showing all musicians on stage.
Michael Onetwenty Herrington is trying to blaze his own path on the Tokyo music scene by being an original entertainer.
For travellers in Japan, Tottori Prefecture offers some unique attractions, especially the Tottori Sand Dunes, which is a sight unlike any other to be found in Japan.