Tokyo's Glow: Photographer Xavier Portela saturates the world's biggest city in pink

Nothing quite prepares you for the exciting noise and visual onslaught of Japan's pulsating Tokyo at night – the world's biggest city and quite possibly the most fascinating urban landscape with its brightly lit streets at every turn.

All images courtesy of Xavier Portela

All images courtesy of Xavier Portela

Now Belgium photographer Xavier Portela has captured this thriving metropolis with a luminous series of saturated images dosed in an appealing pink glow and with a hint of classic manga.

Simply entitled Tokyo's Glow, the photographs perfectly portray the unmistakably distinct spirit and energy of Japan's capital city – a must-see for any discerning traveller. You can discover more of Xavier's recent work at

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