Yokohama-shi Tourism, Japan

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Yokohama Stadium (横浜スタジアム Yokohama Sutajiamu) is a stadium in Naka Ward, Yokohama, Japan. It opened in 1978 and holds 30,000 people. It is primarily used for baseball and is the home field of the Yokohama DeNA BayStars. The stadium is unique, because it features dirt around the bases and pitcher's mound, but with dirt colored turf infield and base paths. The entire green portion of the field is now turf. The stadium is one of only three venues in Japan, with an American look (an all-grass outfield and infield, with dirt base paths), the others are Kobe Sports Park Baseball Stadium in Kobe and Mazda Stadium in Hiroshima. It hosted an Australian Rules Football match and drew the second largest crowd, for such an event, outside of Australia. Carlos Santana and Masayoshi Takanaka performed at the stadium on August 2, 1981. Japanese concert souvenir tour program for Santana/Takanaka, for their "Summer Live Super Session" tour of Japan. Michael Jackson performed at the stadium during his Bad World Tour in five sold out concerts, more than any other artist in Yokohama, for a total audience of 190,000 fans (about 38,000 people per concert) on September 25, 26, and 27, 1987 and October 3–4, 1987 and one of the concerts was recorded and released as VHS titled Michael Jackson Live in Japan. Tina Turner played 4 concerts for the first time at the stadium on March 1988 during Break Every Rule Tour. Madonna performed, on three consecutive nights, during her Blond Ambition World Tour on April 25–27, 1990. Her show on the 27th was filmed & later released on July 25, 1990 as a VHS & Laserdisc exclusively in Japan, titled Blond Ambition – Japan Tour 90. Luna Sea performed a Christmas concert here on December 23 as the final performance of their 1996 tour. There they announced a yearlong hiatus for the members to perform solo activities. The concert was later released as the Mafuyu no Yagai DVD in 2003. Nana Mizuki performed a concert here on August 3 as the final performance of her 2014 domestic tour, which drew a crowd of about 32,000 fans, making it the biggest local artist event ever held at here.

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Facts and Stats for Yokohama-shi*

  • Pollution Statistics in Yokohama-shi

    Know the pollution level of Yokohama-shi before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 25 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 30 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 20 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 5 (Very Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 10 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 5 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 14.29 (Very Low)
  • Yokohama-shi: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Yokohama-shi for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Yokohama-shi.

    • Burglary and Theft 8.93 (Very Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 3.57 (Very Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 5.36 (Very Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 10.71 (Very Low)
    • Car Stealing 5.77 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 5.36 (Very Low)
    • Attacks 3.85 (Very Low)
    • Drug offense 5.36 (Very Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 94.64 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 94.64 (Very High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 7.69 (Very Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 8.93 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 3.57 (Very Low)
  • Living in Yokohama-shi - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 93.15 (Very High)
    • Climate Index 86.94 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 21.63 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 52.5 (High)
    • Cost of Living Index 73.09 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 93.06 (Very High)
    • Purchasing Power Index 156.41 (Very High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Yokohama-shi

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Yokohama-shi

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.32 USD
    • International Movie per seat 16.46 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 45.73 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 91.97 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 87.8 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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