Luxurious women's lounges in department stores are nothing new. But I still can't help thinking the six differently themed ladies' rooms on each level of the new Shibuya Hikarie complex, including the curtain-filled breastfeeding spa on B2, is the "make lemonade"-style expression of the embarrassment and shame directed at women and their bodies that's so deeply ingrained in Japan's pathologically patriarchal culture.
On the other hand, free wi-fi!
you'll want to visit Shibuya Hikarie just to use the ladies' room! [en.rocketnews24.com via @camcavers]