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Thursday 30 November 2023 Dublin: 3°C

# Toyko

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15 cities you have to visit at least once, according to the experts
How many have you been to?
Man sets himself alight on Japanese bullet train
Several other passengers had to be treated for smoke inhalation
Japan has overturned a 67-year-old law banning dancing after midnight
It was introduced to protect the country’s youth from the more liberal attitudes of US citizens.
These dilapidated capsule apartments were meant to be the future of housing
The Nakagin Capsule Tower was seen as the future of architecture when it was first built in 1972, with each 300-square-foot capsule acting a self-contained apartment. See them here.