2. At the centre of the park lay a giant model of the novel’s titular character, Lemuel Gulliver, tied to the ground - a vivid imagining of the famous scene where he is captured by the tiny people of Lilliput.
3. The park was built next to Mount Fuji near Aokigahara - Japan’s famous ‘suicide forest’ - and close to the former headquarters of Aum Shinrikyo, the religious cult responsible for 13 deaths in the Tokyo sarin nerve gas attack of 1995.
10. Aokigahara is the second most popular suicide spot in the world after the Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco, USA. More than 500 people are known to have taken their lives in the forest since 1950.