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  1. Yokohama Minato Mirai

    Yokohama Minato Mirai

    Like Theme Park Rides? See them in Minato Mirai Yokohama! With a high-rise observation deck and boutiques at Yokohama Landmark Tower and Plaza, Minatomirai is a futuristic waterfront. Families also take in the skyline from the Cosmo Clock 21 Ferris wheel; families also take in the skyline or...
  2. Yokohama Station

    Yokohama Station

    Want to see the fifth-busiest train station in the world? Yokohama Station in a 360 video! In Nishi-ku, Yokohama, Yokohama Station (横浜駅 Yokohama-eki) is a major railway interchange station. It is Kanagawa Prefecture's busiest station and, as of 2013, the fifth-busiest in the world, serving...
  3. thomas

    News Opposition candidate wins Yokohama mayoral election

    In a severe blow to PM Suga, an opposition-backed candidate has been elected the new mayor of Yokohama city. Takeharu Yamanaka is a former professor at Yokohama City University and hadn't been involved in politics previously. He opposes the development of the suggested casino resort around...
  4. Gundam Factory Yokohama

    Travel Gundam Factory Yokohama

    How do they build a Life-Size Gundam? Yokohama Gundam in a 360 video Yokohama has been the place of contact between Japan and overseas for decades, fascinating many people with its ancient buildings and great views by the port, sea and sky, creating a rich culture. In Yokohama, an international...
  5. tokyopaul360

    Journal Yokohama Minato Mirai

    This thread is for the general discussion of the journal entry Like Theme Park Rides? See them in Minato Mirai Yokohama 360 video | Made in Tokyo. Please add to the discussion here.
  6. madeintokyo

    Journal Yokohama Station

    This thread is for the general discussion of the journal entry Want to see 5th busiest Station in the world? Yokohama Station in a 360 video. Please add to the discussion here.
  7. thomas

    Travel News Life-size Gundam moving in Yokohama Port

    I wasn't sure whether to file this under "Tech" or "Travel": the life-size Gundam robot at Yamashita Pier had a test run last week, stretching his arms and legs for the first time. Pretty impressive. Tickets for December are already sold out under the strict reservation system: 1,650 JPY (adults...
  8. Chigasaki Castle Ruins

    Castle Chigasaki Castle Ruins

    Chigasaki Castle was a Sengoku-era fortress located in the present-day Chigasaki Castle Ruins Park (茅ヶ崎城址公園 Chigasaki jōshikōen) in Tsuzuki-ku, Yokohama. Apart from the stone foundations of several buildings, very few remnants survived the centuries. Still, the outline of the former castle along...
  9. Chigasaki Castle Ruins

    Chigasaki Castle Ruins

    The entrance to the Chigasaki Castle Ruins Park (茅ヶ崎城址公園) in Tsuzuki Ward, Yokohama.
  10. Chigasaki Castle Ruins

    Chigasaki Castle Ruins

    Chigasaki Castle Ruins (茅ヶ崎城): the karabori (空堀 dry moat)
  11. Chigasaki Castle Ruins

    Chigasaki Castle Ruins

    Chigasaki Castle Ruins (茅ヶ崎城): the view to the north, towards Center Minami and Center Kita.
  12. Chigasaki Castle Ruins

    Chigasaki Castle Ruins

    Chigasaki Castle Ruins (茅ヶ崎城): Koshikuruwa (腰郭 "mid-point" compound)
  13. Chigasaki Castle Ruins

    Chigasaki Castle Ruins

    Chigasaki Castle Ruins (茅ヶ崎城): Higashikuruwa (東郭 eastern compound)
  14. Chigasaki Castle Ruins

    Chigasaki Castle Ruins

    Chigasaki Castle Ruins (茅ヶ崎城): Higashikuruwa (東郭 eastern compound)
  15. Chigasaki Castle Ruins

    Chigasaki Castle Ruins

    Chigasaki Castle Ruins (茅ヶ崎城): the path to Higashikuruwa (東郭 eastern compound).
  16. Chigasaki Castle Ruins

    Chigasaki Castle Ruins

    Chigasaki Castle Ruins (茅ヶ崎城): Nakakuruwa dobashi (中郭土橋 the earthen bridge of the central compound).
  17. Chigasaki Castle Ruins

    Chigasaki Castle Ruins

    Chigasaki Castle Ruins (茅ヶ崎城): negoya (根小屋), the living quarters of the lord and his chief retainers.
  18. Chigasaki Castle Ruins

    Chigasaki Castle Ruins

    Chigasaki Castle Ruins (茅ヶ崎城)
  19. Chigasaki Castle Ruins

    Chigasaki Castle Ruins

    Chigasaki Castle Ruins (茅ヶ崎城): Nakakuruwa (中郭 central compound).
  20. Chigasaki Castle Ruins

    Chigasaki Castle Ruins

    Chigasaki Castle Ruins (茅ヶ崎城): a plan of the kuruwa, the castle compounds: 西郭 (western compound), 中郭 (central compound), 北郭 (northern compound), 東北郭 (northeastern compound), 東郭 (eastern compound), and 腰郭 (mid-point or halfway compound).
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