Ueno Park, an oasis in the middle of bustling Tokyo during the Rugby World Cup. Photo: EPA Ueno Park, an oasis in the middle of bustling Tokyo during the Rugby World Cup. Photo: EPA
Ueno Park, an oasis in the middle of bustling Tokyo during the Rugby World Cup. Photo: EPA

Exploring Tokyo’s iconic Ueno Park during the Rugby World Cup

  • Cherry blossoms, musicians and Vince Carter fans in the capital’s green oasis during the tournament offer a quiet reprieve for locals and tourists alike
  • First opened in 1873, the space has become an iconic country staple over the years

Topic |   Rugby World Cup 2019
Ueno Park, an oasis in the middle of bustling Tokyo during the Rugby World Cup. Photo: EPA Ueno Park, an oasis in the middle of bustling Tokyo during the Rugby World Cup. Photo: EPA
Ueno Park, an oasis in the middle of bustling Tokyo during the Rugby World Cup. Photo: EPA
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