The better angle bazaar in the world, Tsukiji Angle Market, will be closing its doors in 2013. Active for 78 years and actuality the better broad angle bazaar in the world, Tsukiji is a civic landmark.
However, it has struggled with the accretion cardinal of visitors and old, briefing facilities.
To accomplish affairs worse for Tsukiji fans, tourists accept alike been banned from watching the angle auctions until January 19, 2013 in adjustment to accumulate business active calmly during the active anniversary season.
How will we backpack on?
Fear not, my accompany – Tsukiji will be reopening at a altered breadth in Toyosu, Koto (only ten account away) appear 2014. This new 408,000 aboveboard beat ability will be about 40% bigger than the accepted market.
A hasty actuality is that best of this added admeasurement was accounted all-important because of how abundant cartage the bazaar gets from tourists absent to see the market. And afresh there’s additionally the actuality that the bazaar is aloof apparent old and could use a face lift.
I mean, there’s no way they could abutting this abode bottomward for good. It’s the better angle bazaar in theworld. So abundant money exchanges easily here. Bodies can absorb upwards of $50,000 on a distinct fishhere.
Yes, it is that ridiculous.
And as we all know, the Japanese are air-conditioned big on seafood actuality an island nation and all. They alike havea restaurant breadth you can bolt your own angle axial the establishment.
Tsukiji bazaar additionally showed up in the air-conditioned accepted Japanese movie, Jiro Dreams of Sushi, which we wrote a little about a while back.
There’s no abstinent that seafood is important to the Japanese, so there’s no way they’d abutting a abode like Tsukiji for good.
Known to be as an sightseeing spot for foreigners
Since Tsukiji is so accepted and attracts so abounding visitors, they alike accept a set of rules for visitors acquaint on their official website. Vehicles accept the appropriate of way.
Cars, trucks, and turret trucks are acclimated to alteration commodity aural the market. Please accord them antecedence and break out of their way.
Your assurance is our capital concern. (Please be added accurate back you are demography photos…watch out abaft you!)
Please do not blow the food.
The Tsukiji Bazaar bodies pride themselves in accouterment beginning aliment to their customers.
Back beginning fruits, vegetables, and raw angle are handled by visitors (and abounding visitors appear to Tsukiji), the commodity lose their freshness. We achievement you understand.