The worst restaurants in Japan
Tokyo knows a lot about psychology! The ability to surprise not only laid the basis for the architecture of this space of the city, but also in the entertainment industry. This is one of the most unusual capitals of the world, many tourists it is a real shock and leaves unforgettable memories.
Blow up the consciousness – this is the real marketing in Tokyo! And this approach is used here in everything, whether it’s the appliances, the invention of new computer technologies, the construction of housing, the design of children’s toys, or the idea for a restaurant. Among the latter there are truly unique masterpieces, which are unique not found anywhere else in the world. Here is a list of restaurants to be visited should be included in the compulsory programme of visitors to Japan and the thrill-hungry.
Namahage– a restaurant, where before the appearance of the waiters in awe not only children, but adults with delicate psyche. They dressed and portrayed as evil demons. During peaceful meal can suddenly turn off the lights and heard a shrill yell, and the sorrow. Horror! But not for the Japanese. In this restaurant come with families, and there is always – sold out.
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Life in North Korea not so many aspects, subject to change. And if something changes, then only with the approval of the authorities. How do I find the correspondent of The Guardian Oliver Wainwright, was no exception and the local architecture: North Korean leader Kim Jong UN announced a new architectural era. However, she has come so far, only in Pyongyang with its illusion of prosperity, high rates of construction and periodic executions of architects.
After a devastating U.S. bombing in 1951, Pyongyang was rebuilt almost from scratch. The construction of “Grand garden of Juche architecture” reached its peak in 1980-e years thanks to the financial support of the USSR: it then began to build a triangular rügen hotel with five revolving restaurants on top, not completed to this day. However, since then, Pyongyang has remained socialist realism in the spirit of construction, combining monumentalism and militarism, visual images of Stalin’s Empire and Korean folklore.
“Architectural era” Kim Jong UN remains true to the tradition, but in a different way: first, construction is underway on the money already Chinese investors, and secondly, much attention has been paid to the entertainment industry. If all over the world North Korean leader know by frequent nuclear threats and ruthless executions of undesirables, at home Continue reading
Population (city): more than 11 million people.
Area: 605 sq. km.
Grand metropolis Seoul is the capital of South Korea. About him it is difficult to write something new, as there are quite a lot. However, not everyone knows that the name of this city we speak English incorrectly.
Generally such errors are typical for transcription of Korean words. Much better would be to say “Soul”. By the way, in translation into Russian language the word means “capital”.
Seoul – the capital city with ancient traditions. Before the Christian era in its place was located Virizon, which was the capital of one of the kingdoms of Baekje. In the end of XIV century, after the unification of the Korean state, it again became the capital. Since 2002, actively discussed the construction of the new city is 150 km from Seoul. It is there I want to move the capital of South Korea. In 2003, the plan was approved by the Parliament, and even its implementation has begun. However, after the President became the former mayor of Seoul, the process went much slower.
At the moment the decision on the transfer of capital causes the most disputes between the President and the Parliament. Not so long ago this was sent in the resignation of South Korean Prime Minister. The outcome Continue reading