The theme for this year’s illuminations is Jewels in my Heart. The area will be shimmering with lights and a new “twinkly light system” will be employed. There will be Christmas trees throughout south Shinjuku, as well as around 170,000 LED bulbs.
Some illuminations will switch off on December 25th but most will continue until Valentine’s Day 2023.
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Tokyo is filled with interesting and unique manhole covers — just take a look at our guide dedicated on the subject. Get a tour of these manholes and explore all 62 municipalities and wards at the same time by participating […]
Kat Nip is a Polish stand-up comedian based in Berlin. She has performed all over the world: Cape Town, London, Amsterdam, Barcelona, Vienna, and Bangkok to name a city or two. Kat’s been called a ‘Polish Joan Rivers’, ‘joke kalashnikov’, […]