All together now: Let's form a line

| May 27, 2007

All together now: Let's form a line

by Yoko Hani

It is 11:15 on a sunny Sunday morning across the road from Shinjuku Station in central Tokyo. The Southern Terrace there is already thronged with shoppers like all the city’s other retail districts. And then, as you walk past fashion stores and coffee shops, ...

Disney bids to make the waiting fun

| May 27, 2007

Disney bids to make the waiting fun

by Tomoko Otake

If you are looking for some long, hot lines, Tokyo Disney Resort, comprising the Disneyland and DisneySea theme parks, surely beats all others as your destination of choice. Contrary to appearances, obviously no one goes to a theme park just to stand in queues. ...