March 20

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Neon Wonderland

NightBaba

Tokyo isn’t a beautiful city, except when it rains at night. Then the neon flows into the streets, brighter than liquid gold.

NightShinOkubo

Shin Okubo’s main street

NightShinOAlley

More Shin Okubo

NightKabukicho

Kabukicho

NightBabaStation

Takadanobaba

Lanterns outside a Shin Okubo restaurant

Shin Okubo again

Read a novel set in Tokyo

The #1 hostboy at Club Nova makes a handsome living, whispering sweet nothings in the ears of women who pay him a fortune for the privilege. But the party’s over when Tokyo Detective Kenji Nakamura is assigned to investigate the death of…read more