Monthly Archives: May 2018

Jingu Baseball Stadium

Meiji Jingu Stadium holds a special place in the hearts of Tokyoites. Constructed in 1926, the 37,000 capacity arena is home to the Tokyo Yakult Swallows—the more humble counterpart to the flashy Tokyo Giants in their big shiny dome across town. (Source: Despite the rise of soccer, the historical claim of sumo, and the obsession with figure skating, baseball is still Japan’s national sport. Now if you’re wondering how Japanese baseball compares to Major League Baseball, then you can keep on wondering. If you are baseball fan visiting Tokyo, why not try watching a game at the Meiji Jingu Stadium? Cheap tickets, clean toilets, amazing fans…what else? (Source: … 続きを読む