Shinji Higuchi, director of Shin Ultraman and co-director of Shin Godzilla was appointed honorary Chief of Police at Yokohama Asahi Police Station, the first Japanese director in the special effects...
Throughout the summer, Japan’s night skies light up with the brilliance of “hanabi,” or fireworks. With more than 80 fireworks festivals scheduled nationwide, you’re sure to have an opportunity to catch one during your stay.
As the name “Port of the Future” indicates, the district of Minatomirai, in Yokohama City’s center, is a super-modern seaside urban area, an ideal spot to spend a fun day shopping, eating and having fun.
Among the many attractions and cities to visit within the vast Kanto Plain, Yokohama is one of the major hubs with a lot to offer. It is one of Japan’s largest port cities and draws millions of visitors and commuters every year.