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This building was made from materials secured in Japan , unusual at the time and was completed in 1934. It survived the Tokyo bombing in WW2 and went on to become the General HQ for Supreme Command after the war. It was given back to...More
This building was the former GHQ with McArthur right across the street from the Emperor, as they worked together to restore Japan. Now it is a business center but the entry and lobby areas have a free historical tour, with interactive electronic displays about the...More
It was built in 1934 in the Showa period (when Emperor Hirohito assumed the throne)
and survived the bombings at the end of WW2 and became the HQ for the US occupation of Japan after the war. if you are in the Marunouchi, Ginza or...More
Date of experience: February 2017
Ginza / Tokyo Nihonbashi
Ginza is famous for being a trendy hotspot, but it's also a downtown area with shops that were founded over a hundred years ago. Department stores and luxury boutiques line the route from Nihonbashi to Ginza. It's a long established tradition to shop and stroll while the road is closed to traffic. Luxury hotels, world class cuisine from talented chefs, and a collection of glitzy clubs will make this area popular