Robots greet patients at Tokyo COVID-19 facility
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Robots greet patients at Tokyo COVID-19 facility

The Tokyo Metropolitan Government introduced robotic helpers at a medical lodging facility for COVID-19 patients…

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#LightItBlue hits Tokyo
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#LightItBlue hits Tokyo

Several iconic structures in Tokyo have changed the hue of their lighting as part of…

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Koinobori at Tokyo Dome City
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Koinobori at Tokyo Dome City

Tokyo Dome City’s Crystal Avenue is decorated with “koinobori” (carp streamers) from April 4 until…

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A wedding dress that’s familiar but like no other
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A wedding dress that’s familiar but like no other

In Zushi, Kanagawa Prefecture, fashion designer Kumi Miyazawa crafts custom-made wedding dresses for people in…

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Cherry blossoms in Tokyo 2020
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Cherry blossoms in Tokyo 2020

Cherry blossoms bloomed all over Tokyo in March 2020, although the government encouraged people to…

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Flying low: The problems with new flight routes to Haneda Airport
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Flying low: The problems with new flight routes to Haneda Airport

Despite the postponement of the Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics, new flight paths to Haneda Airport…

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Tokyo’s new Takanawa Gateway train station opens
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Tokyo’s new Takanawa Gateway train station opens

On March 14, 2020, Takanawa Gateway Station opened its doors to the public, becoming the…

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St. Patrick’s Day in Yokohama
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St. Patrick’s Day in Yokohama

Yokohama’s famous Cosmo Clock ferris wheel was imbued with the luck of the Irish this…

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Peace on Earth 2020
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Peace on Earth 2020

On March 11, 2020, the Peace on Earth ceremony was held at Tokyo’s Hibiya Park…

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Lighting of giant shamrock in Yokohama [RAW VIDEO]
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Lighting of giant shamrock in Yokohama [RAW VIDEO]

St. Patrick’s Day is marked with a lighting ceremony for a giant shamrock at Yokohama’s…

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