|Above, Yokohama's waterfront with the InterContinental The Grand Hotel and Cosmo World. Photo by Armand Vaquer.|
It has been 25 years (Can you believe it?) since Godzilla battled Mothra and Battra in Godzilla vs. Mothra and it has been 16 years (Can you also believe that, too?) since Godzilla took on the Gods of Yamato in Godzilla, Mothra and King Ghidorah: Giant Monsters All-Out Attack. Both of these movie battles took place on the waterfront of Yokohama, Japan.
Those movies put Yokohama on the list of kaiju places in The Monster Movie Fan's Guide To Japan. Besides those movies, Yokohama has other places to see and do (16 of them) and Japan Info has them listed in a new article.
They begin with:
Yokohama is the second biggest city in Japan after Tokyo and is just 30 minutes by train from the capital. This spacious and stylish city has a relaxed and fun vibe and is home to a small theme park and the famous Chinatown. If you’re staying in Tokyo, Yokohama is a great choice to visit for a day. Check out these 16 things to do in Yokohama for a cool and fun-filled trip!
To see what they are, go here.