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Tokyo Walk: Best Spots for a Stroll Around Kasai and Nishi-Kasai

Kasai is an area located in Edogawa City, the eastern part of Tokyo. Only twenty minutes away on the subway from the heart of Tokyo, this convenient a…

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Indulge in “Solo-Katsu”: Four “Solo Activities” to Enjoy in Tokyo!

From the recently popular “solo” karaoke, “solo” saunas, and all the way to the slightly more obscure “solo” tile-breaking, we have it all! Here are s…

Let’s Cycle in Tokyo’s Suburbs!

Did you know that getting to the cycle-friendly city of Musashino only takes 20 minutes from Shinjuku Station? This suburb is also home to the Ghibli …

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Tokyo Walk: Looking for “Showa Retro” and “The Cat” in the Tokyo Town of Ome

Ride the Chuo Line from Shinjuku for about 60 minutes and you’ll be in Ome City. Over the centuries countless travelers and traders have passed throug…

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Best places to go this spring and summer in Okutama, Tokyo

Tokyo is more than just bright lights in the big city. Known as “Tokyo’s Adventure Line,” the JR Ome Line connecting Ome Station to Okutama Station in…

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Explore the many ways to savor Japanese tea

Here we introduce must-visit spots where Japanese tea lovers can enjoy their favorite beverage in more ways than one! 〈Eating〉dan dan cafë From this c…

Machida Yakushiike Park, Shikisai no Mori

Cycling in Tokyo’s Tama Area

Accessible from central Tokyo on a little side trip, the Tama area is a place where you can enjoy different aspects of Tokyo, including quiet resident…

TOKYO SKYTREE view from Sumida Park

Eight recommended TOKYO SKYTREE little-known photo spots!

TOKYO SKYTREE, one of the main symbols of Tokyo. As a resident of eastern Tokyo near the TOKYO SKYTREE, I’ve compiled a list of recommended photo spot…

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Editors’ Picks! Our Top Stationery Stores and Customizable Stationery Recommendations

It is a little bit of a secret but almost all editors at att.JAPAN are crazy about stationery! That’s why we couldn’t resist introducing our recommend…

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Spend a posh afternoon of desserts and drinks in Tokyo

Dessert and a drink? Count me in! Here, we’ll introduce tantalizing establishments that are sure to please any adult’s craving heart, all in Tokyo whe…

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“Nicolai Bergmann Nomu” flower cafe in Minami-Aoyama (Tokyo) is an oasis in the city

Tired of the increased time spent at home and the gloomy skies of the rainy season? Perhaps you’d like to unwind at a cafe where you can also bask in …

Cats at Gokokuji Temple

Experience the history of Tokyo by taking a walk in Zoshigaya!

The Zoshigaya area is quiet despite being close to bustling Ikebukuro. It might not be a typical tourist spot to many people, but it is a place where …

Fuji-Torii’s folding screen

Casually drop by Fuji-Torii at Omotesando, Tokyo, for Japanese artwork and antiques!

Omotesando, Tokyo — where luxury brands, hip cafes, and trend-setting fancy restaurants set up shop in what is one of the most sophisticated urban “to…

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To go, please! At the forefront of sandwiches in Tokyo

Sandwiches are enjoying a boom thanks in part to “moe-dan,” the strong urge to try it yourself after seeing pictures of cross-sections of hearty, appe…

Visiting Koji-ya Saburoemon, the only miso factory in Tokyo

Essential to various Japanese dishes, such as miso soup, nabe, and aemono salad, “miso” is a fermented food made from soybeans, salt, and koji (mold s…

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Tokyo Walk: A tour around Nerima City by using the Seibu Ikebukuro Line

Located in the north-west part of the Tokyo metropolis, Nerima City has good access from central Tokyo, which takes just eight minutes from Ikebukuro …

ANIME PLACES 2021

In Japan, a tour to visit places that appear in anime, so-called “Anime Tourism,” is now gaining a lot of popularity. It is also called “pilgrimage to…

Gotokuji Temple, Local Town Walk Along the Setagaya Line

Tokyo Walk: Local town walk along the Setagaya Line

The Tokyu Setagaya Line is one of the only two tram lines left in Tokyo. The areas along the 10 stations from Sangen-jaya to Shimo-takaido are attract…

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Tokyo Walk: Introducing new trending places to visit in Sumida

Known as home to TOKYO SKYTREE℠, Sumida now features some new must-see attractions that opened in 2020. The list of these trending spots includes Sumi…

You Want Sweets? Just Come to Shinagawa! (Shinagawa City, Tokyo)

Despite being in central Tokyo, Shinagawa City is a place where you can feel the cool breezes from many waterfronts. Although well-known as a business…

30 min. from Tokyo! What to do in Funabashi? Vol.4 Experiences

Funabashi City, in Chiba Prefecture, is located between Tokyo and Narita Airport. The area around Funabashi Station, and the area facing Tokyo Bay are…

30 min. from Tokyo! What to do in Funabashi? Vol.3 Shopping

Funabashi City, in Chiba Prefecture, is located between Tokyo and Narita Airport. The area around Funabashi Station, and the area facing Tokyo Bay are…

Fully enjoy Tokyo the way the locals do! Koiwa / Shin-Koiwa

Tokyo presents various aspects, from clusters of high-rise buildings to shrines and to parks filled with trees. If you are interested in the lives of …

Join our cooking class in Tokyo!

Are you looking to experiencing Japanese cuisine cooking class but don’t know where to go? Well, we have it ready for you! Date:May 16 (Saturday) 11:0…

att.JAPAN’s selection of 5 recommended Japanese alcoholic beverages. Check them out before hanami season!

Written by Ayumi The representative feature of spring in Japan is hanami (cherry blossoms viewing). It is forecasted that the blooming will occur earl…

Detailed Explanation: What Makes Yomiuriland Great?

Yomiuriland is the largest amusement park in the greater Tokyo area, situated at the border of Tokyo’s Inagi City and Kanagawa Prefecture’s Kawasaki C…

Enjoyable spring activities! Recommended Sakura-viewing Spots

Where can you enjoy viewing sakura cherry blossoms on your next trip? We will introduce some sakura-viewing spots recommended by the att.JAPAN editors…

[My favorite Kanda] Delicious lunch selected by our foreign staff

Many people may have an image that Kanda is a “town of office workers.” It is quite chaotic with many small restaurants, but there are many delicious …

The new face of Shibuya, SHIBUYA SCRAMBLE SQUARE

The East Wing, the first wing of the “Shibuya Scramble Square,” a new facility in the Shibuya redevelopment area, opened on Friday, Novemb…