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If you happen to be in the area (Mejiro) stop by and visit. Other than that, I wouldn’t make a special trip (unless you major in architecture). Steel cathedral, seems very impersonal. There is absolutely nothing around it worthy a tourist eye. However, across the street there is…
Very stunning architectural cathedral with some interesting relics from the magi (Cologne Cathedral is its partner), John Paul II and St. Faustina. Very goad we went to see it.
There are so many temples, shrines and pagodas to see in Tokyo – that makes visiting a church sometimes a bit more special (even when you are European). This cathedral is definitely something extraordinary. It's a masterpiece by Japanese architect Kenzo Tange. You can take the…
We visited here the last time during mid year. This time finally we can attend the Christmas Mass. So grateful. Although the mass was in Japanese, we could blend in with the rest in good prayers. We took pictures after the mass was finished.
Actually went to celebrate fall foliage at Chinzanzo Hotel on Friday Dec 23rd which was a National Holiday. After exiting the hotel I was attracted by the strong glare being reflected from the cathedral's facade. Let's say I was drawn to the "Light." The design is definitely…