Japan

Tokyo: Kabuki-za theatre is open again

While writing yesterday's post about Ginza I looked at my blog post from our previous visit (here) I remembered that the Kabuki-za theatre was still a large building site. This time, when we visited in early April 2013, it was different. It was opening day and lots of people went there to visit the old… Continue reading Tokyo: Kabuki-za theatre is open again

Japan

Tokyo: Ginza, Mariage Freres and Kabuki

The next morning we wanted to go and explore a different part of Tokyo and we picked Ginza. This district is Tokyo's most famous upmarket shopping, dining and entertainment district, featuring numerous department stores, boutiques, art galleries, restaurants, night clubs and cafes. One square meter of land in the district's center is worth over ten… Continue reading Tokyo: Ginza, Mariage Freres and Kabuki