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Islands of Tokyo Oshima, Niijima, Kozushima

Although Tokyo is a big city, it still has small islands, such as the Izu I…

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Welcome to Japan in the cherry blossom season

There are great places to view cherry blossoms in season relatively close t…

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Omotesando Hills

In the middle of Omotesando, “Omotesando Hills” opened its doors in Februar…

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Kiddy Land

Kiddy Land is renowned as one of Japan’s largest and most popular toy store…

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Meiji-jingu Shrine

Enjoy the sound and feeling of the gravel road as you walk on to the shrine…

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Yoyogi Park

It might be a good idea to take a rest at the adjacent Yoyogi Park after vi…

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Rikugien Gardens

A seven-minute walk to the south takes you to Rikugien Gardens. The head of…

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Kogan-ji Temple (Togenuki Jizoson)

Kogan-ji Temple is known as Togenuki Jizoson. This temple first opened in 1…

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Kyu Furukawa Gardens

Walking on from north exit of Komagome Station for about 12 minutes, you ca…

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Oi Horse Race Track

Oi Horse Race Track was built in 1950 and is the only local horse race trac…

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Suginami Animation Museum

Heading south along Ome-kaido Avenue towards Ogikubo Station, you will find…

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Ozawa Shuzo

Ozawa Shuzo is located across the Tama River from the Sawanoi Museum. This …

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Omori Furusato no Hamabe Park (Beach Side Park)

Get off at Keikyu Heiwajima Station and go to east. After a 15-minute walk,…

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Kadokawa Garden and Gengi Sanbo Suginami Poetry House

Walk through Otaguro Park and into the residential areas, and you will find…

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Otaguro Park

From there, go south and you will find Otaguro Park. Entering through the g…

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KANDA

Connecting Tokyo’s most Interesting Districts – Kanda Kanda, is…

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SHIBUYA

Tackling Tokyo So you’ve come all the way to Tokyo and on first glanc…

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KICHIJOJI

A Day In ‘Joji, A Walk In The Park So now you ask, what makes Kichijo…

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ODAIBA

Odaiba Odaiba began as a six-gun battery barrier put in place by an Edo Sho…

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IKEBUKURO

Full of Contradiction At a glance, Ikebukuro is not much different than oth…

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Statue of Gundam in Kami-Igusa

Animation-related companies stand close together in Kami-Igusa area. A stat…

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Ura Harajuku

Walking across Meiji-dori Street, you come to the GAP store, which leads to…

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Togo Shrine

For a rest from the press, it is a good idea to turn onto the side street l…

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Design Festa Gallery

You will suddenly see a colorful and unusual construction in Ura-Harajuku a…

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OGIKUBO / NISHI-OGIKUBO

+ Ogikubo Ogikubo, the center of Suginami Ward, is well known for its high …

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HACHIOJI

Around Hachioji Station JR Hachioji Station and Keio Hachioji Station are s…

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Igusa Hachimangu Shrine

Igusa Hachimangu Shrine is located to the east of Zenpukuji Park. Particula…

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HARAJUKU / OMOTESANDO / MINAMI-AOYAMA

Streets lined with elegant cafes, fashon boutiques and antique shops, this …

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AZABU

The place where East meets West in Tokyo: Azabu Prestigious upper class res…

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MARUNOUCHI

Tokyo Station and Surroundings Change from One of Work to One of Shopping a…

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TOKYO DISNEY RESORT

Experience The Happiest Place in the Far East Since the unique door to the …

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YOTSUYA / KOJIMACHI

Kojimachi and Bancho – an old samurai residential area The Kojimachi …

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AKIHABARA

Akihabara, usually called “Akiba,” is famous all over the world…

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ROPPONGI

Once known solely as a land of nightclubs and bars, where streets were quie…

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A Walk Through Post-war Tokyo

Okazu Yokocho is a shopping arcade in a very quiet part of Taito-ku, in a f…

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Mt. Mitake

Mt. Mitake is surrounded by magnificent nature. It is amazing that Mitake h…

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RYOGOKU / KURAMAE / ASAKUSABASHI

Standing on opposite banks of the Sumida River in eastern Tokyo, the areas …

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ODAIBA

Odaiba – now and then Odaiba is one of the most attractive areas of T…

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EASTERN TOKYO’S WATER BUSES

For hundreds of years, Tokyo’s waterways were the arteries of the cit…

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Ome Tetsudo Koen (Railroad Park)

Ome Tetsudo Koen (Railroad Park) is located on the hill stretching from the…

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Kongo-ji Temple

There stands an old plum tree surrounded by stone stakes in Kongo-ji Temple…

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Showa Retro Shohin Hakubutsukan

Showa Retro Shohin Hakubutsukan displays a replica candy shop, as was often…

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Shiofune Kannon-ji Temple

Go north for 20 minutes on foot from Higashi Ome Station to arrive at Shiof…

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Akatsuka Fujio Kaikan

Akatsuka Fujio Kaikan is a museum dedicated to the feat of a cartoonist, Ak…

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UENO / OKACHIMACHI

As with many areas in Tokyo, Ueno is centered on its main station – U…

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TOKYO BAY AREA

Everybody knows that Japan is an island country, but it is often forgotten …

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OCHANOMIZU / JIMBOCHO

Surugadai The platform of JR Ochanomizu Station is located in the valley ru…

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ROPPONGI / AKASAKA

Roppongi and Akasaka feature high on any list of amusing-cum-attractive are…

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YANAKA / NEZU / SENDAGI

What do you imagine when you see or hear the word – Japan? Mt. Fuji, …

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JIYUGAOKA / FUTAKO-TAMAGAWA

According to a survey researching images of towns in Tokyo from residents i…

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TAKADANOBABA / WASEDA / MEJIRODAI

An area consisting of Takadanobaba Waseda and Mejirodai is located between …

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TOKYO STATION & YAESU

Since being built in 1914, JR Tokyo Station has been a transportation hub o…

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KOMAGOME / SUGAMO

Destinations KOMAGOME / SUGAMO Japanese style garden and traditional shoppi…

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SHIMOKITAZAWA

Shimokitazawa is located in a very convenient place. It takes only four min…

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TODEN ARAKAWA LINE

As many as 41 lines operated during its heyday, with their power lines buil…

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SHIROKANE / TAKANAWA

Minato Ward is conveniently located in the center of Metropolitan Tokyo, wh…

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SENZOKU-IKE / IKEGAMI / KAMATA

The Ikegami and Senzoku-ike areas have always been appreciated as scenic sp…

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OME

Strolling around Ome-juku First, let’s gather information at the tour…

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KINSHICHO / KAMEIDO

From the electronics and anime mecca of Akihabara, we head East on the JR S…

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CHOFU

Chofu Station Take a limited express train on the Keio Line from Shinjuku S…