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  • Pre-Dawn at the Tsujiki Fish Market, Tokyo

    Pre-Dawn at the Tsujiki Fish Market, Tokyo

    A quintissential activity for any traveler visiting Tokyo for the first time is a pre-dawn visit to the tuna auction at the Tsujiki Fish Market – and I did just that. About 4 in the morning, trucks full of flash frozen tuna start arriving and offloading the fish into the auction house. Small forklifts zip…