Halloween 2016 in Tokyo (Shibuya)

As Halloween approaches, the excitement becomes palpable everywhere in the Nippon capital, but no other place catalyzes the energy and insanity of October 31 than Shibuya, the vibrant and trendy center of the city for all youngsters.

Despite the incredible number of people, the atmosphere is playful and light-hearted and people talk and share, usually through a selfie, a moment of complicity while complimenting each other on their creative and colorful outfits. The police, pervasive, is nicknamed by the young people who are present the "angels". They guide and passers help the flow of people through the gargantuan crossroads of Shibuya while making announcements in a benevolent and sometimes even humorous tone. Japan sets once again wonderful example...

Guillaume Erard
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Founder of the site in 2007, Guillaume is passionate about Japanese culture and martial arts. After practicing Judo during his childhood, he began Aikido in 1996 and Daito-ryu Aiki-jujutsu in 2008. He currently holds the ranks of 5th Dan in Aikido (Aikikai) and 3rd Dan in Daito-ryu Aiki-jujutsu (Takumakai). Guillaume is also passionate about science and education and holds a PhD in Molecular Biology. He lives in Tokyo and trains at the Aikikai Hombu Dojo.
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