Opening of Tokyo Harajuku Plaza Harakado.
Opening of Tokyo Harajuku Plaza Harakado.

Новый коммерческий объект «Токийская плаза Хараджуку «Харакадо» откроется 17 апреля 2024 года. Находится на перекрестке Шиндзюкюмаэ, где пересекаются Омотэсандо и Мэйдзи-дори. В то же время соседняя Токийская плаза Омотэсандо Хараджуку будет переименована в Токийскую плазу Омотэсандо Хараджуку «Омокадо».» В 1960-х годах на перекрестке Шиндзюкюмаэ стояли «Хараджуку Сентрал Апартментс». Это было место, где сходились ведущие творческие…

An exhibit dedicated to Studio Ghibli is now available in Yokosuka, just outside Tokyo
An exhibit dedicated to Studio Ghibli is now available in Yokosuka, just outside Tokyo

Toshio Suzuki and Ghibli's exhibition touring Tokyo 2022 offers an exciting glimpse into the magical world of Ghibli - something that can only be matched by the Ghibli Museum in Tokyo and the newly opened Ghibli Park, of course. The exhibit, under the direction of Toshio Suzuki, offers a fresh look at favorite Ghibli films, including classics such as "Gone with the Ghosts,"...

A new area at Studio Ghibli Park in Nagoya
A new area at Studio Ghibli Park in Nagoya

On March 16, 2024, a new 'Witch Valley' area in Studio Ghibli Park will open in Nagakute City, Aichi Prefecture. This area is inspired by Studio Ghibli movies in which witches appear, such as 'Witch Delivery Service', 'Howl's Wandering Castle'. It will feature buildings created in the style of the movie world.

Everything you need to know about the production of "Gone with the Ghosts"
Everything you need to know about the production of "Gone with the Ghosts"

"Gone with the Ghosts" tells the story of Chihiro, a ten-year-old girl who, while moving with her family, stumbles upon an abandoned amusement park that serves as a gateway to a supernatural realm. Here gods, witches, and spirits roam in a world without humans. Once trapped in this world, Chihiro finds herself trapped here and sets out to rescue her parents, who have been turned into pigs, in order to return to the human world....

Tokyo Disneyland introduces the Fantasy Springs model, scheduled to open in June
Tokyo Disneyland introduces the Fantasy Springs model, scheduled to open in June

A presentation of the layout of Tokyo DisneySea's new themed area called Fantasy Springs, inspired by movies such as "Frozen," was made to the media 100 days before the official opening. This section, also based on "Peter Pan" and "Tangled," will include four attractions. Oriental Land's general manager, Yumiko Takano, said, "We believe that the introduction of the new area will make Tokyo Disney Resort...

A new tourist attraction that will add light to Tokyo's nightscape has been unveiled called "TOKYO Night & Light"
A new tourist attraction that will add light to Tokyo's nightscape has been unveiled called "TOKYO Night & Light"

From February 25, 2024 (Sunday), light projection on the wall on the east side of the building of Tokyo's first administrative building of the Tokyo government began. To create a new tourist resource that adorns Tokyo at night, light projection will be produced year-round on one of Tokyo's iconic landmarks, the building of Tokyo's first administrative building of the Tokyo government. The projection will feature a variety of light art ...

Yokohama's Chinatown sparkles with lights to celebrate the Lunar New Year
Yokohama's Chinatown sparkles with lights to celebrate the Lunar New Year

Yokohama's famous Chinatown neighborhood comes alive in honor of the annual Spring Festival, which celebrates the Lunar New Year. This 20-year illumination event features 550 lanterns, including about 100 lanterns lined up in a zigzag pattern to represent the Chinese dragon. Also present are large lanterns shaped like mythical creatures such as the phoenix. The illumination event runs from 4 p.m. to 11 p.m. and...

New teamLab borderless museum opened in the center of Tokyo
New teamLab borderless museum opened in the center of Tokyo

A museum featuring the work of Japanese digital art collective teamLab opened Friday at the new Azabudai Hills complex in Tokyo. The Mori Building digital art museum named TeamLab Borderless, located in the newly opened Azabudai Hills in Japan, features about 50 works of art that make full use of projectors and various lighting effects, creating "a world of artworks without...

The famous Tsutaya store at Shibuya Crossroads plans to open its doors this April
The famous Tsutaya store at Shibuya Crossroads plans to open its doors this April

An icon of the world-famous Shibuya Crossroads, the Shibuya Tsutaya building is currently under urgent renovation. Nevertheless, this emblematic center will soon reopen - on April 25, shortly after the cherry blossom season ends. Opened in 1999, Tsutaya's flagship store was a multi-story mixed retail space where visitors could purchase or rent CDs,...

In February 2024, Tokyo will have an Edo-style 24-hour onsen spa complex in Tokyo
In February 2024, Tokyo will have an Edo-style 24-hour onsen spa complex in Tokyo

Toyosu, an artificial island on the border of the Koto district, is best known as the location of Tokyo's largest wholesale market, which moved here in 2018 from its former location in Tsukiji. In February 2024, the area is preparing to offer a new attraction: the Toyosu Senkyaku Banrai, which promises to offer more than the famous morning tuna auctions. This grand ...