Tsukiji reversing month-old ban on tourists

"The world's largest fish market is reversing a month-old ban on tourists at its riotous early-morning auctions."
"Some tourists had been caught hugging, licking and even riding the huge frozen tuna that are Tsukiji's most arresting sight, an official said."
- no it wasn't Caleb!
"He said tourists will be allowed to visit all areas of the market from 0500 to 0615 local time starting from 19 January."
sourced from BBC

If you are interested in the general flow of activies to get the catch of the day from sea to sushi shop at "Tokyo's Central Wholesale Market" in Tsukiji here is an interesting article...link to Metropolis feature article "Off the hook"