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Ginza is a great neighbourhood to explore in Tokyo. It has a refined, cosmopolitan character with a bright, shiny exterior and old-world soul.

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Tokyo’s residents have had it luckier than most of the inhabitants of eastern Honshu following the tragic earthquake and tsunami of March 11; in just over a week the city has gained a degree of normality after the initial shock and chaos.

And yet, the effects of the natural disasters and the nervousness over the still unresolved nuclear accident are witnessed throughout Tokyo. The following images capture some of the changes in the city.

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