Places & Travel

06/19, Arts Culture Tourism from Tokyo (Ni-chome, San-chome and Kabukicho)

Japanese astronaut Kimiya Yui will head back to the ISS for 6 months in space later next year. An indoor amusement park featuring the world of Harry Potter opened at the former Toshimaen amusement park in Nerima on Friday. And finally, Japanese film director Sadao Nakajima, known for “Gokudo no Onnatachi”, “Nihon no Don” and “Jo no Mai”, died in Kyoto on Sunday aged 88. Shinjuku has long-had a history of counterculture, film and theatre. With Shinjuku's ni-chome, san-chome, and Kabukicho all within walking distance of each other, we wander through each district one evening as daytime ends and the night begins.

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2023.06.19|00:08:29

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