Wa-Oh! JAPAN

Tokyo

Japan's capital Tokyo is Japan's biggest megacity. It's about 30 minutes from Haneda Airport and 60 minutes from Narita International Airport. This easy-to-access city is very popular with travelers!
Within Tokyo, there are various areas. Shibuya is famous for having the world's busiest crossing, which is said to be used at most by 500,000 people daily. Harajuku is the home of the latest fashions and sweets, as well as Japan's KAWAII culture. Shinjuku is a neighborhood of skyscrapers surrounding the world's busiest train station. Ikebukuro has the incredibly popular Pokemon Center; Roppongi is the place to enjoy Japanese nightlife; Ginza is full of expensive boutiques and department stores; Asakusa is a historical area visited by 30 million people yearly; the center of traditional culture, Ueno; the holy land for anime and manga fans, Akihabara; and of course there's Tokyo Tower and Tokyo Skytree.... This is also the capital city of cuisine, a place where you can enjoy the standard dishes of sushi, tempura, sukiyaki, soba, and more, as well as regional specialties from around the country and the world. Every time you visit Tokyo you'll find something new. It's a huge city that is full of charms that make people fall in love with it.

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Tokyo×Sightseeing

  1. A new place to be in Asakusa! Enjoy Japanese cuisine and shopping at Marugoto Nippon!

    A new place to be in Asakusa! Enjoy Japanese cuisine and shopping at Marugoto Nippon!

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    2017.04.13

  2. 1. Zao Onsen

    Easy Access from Tokyo! Recommended Onsens in the Tohoku Area

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    2017.04.13

  3. 1. Bunkyo Ajisai Matsuri

    5 Spots to Enjoy Hydrangea Festivals in Tokyo

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    2017.04.13

Tokyo×Food

  1. 1. Nadai Toranomon Osakaya Sunaba Honten

    5 Restaurants in Tokyo for Superb Soba

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    2017.04.20

  2. A Taiwanese Dessert Shop with 505 Outlets Worldwide Finally Opens in Japan

    A Taiwanese Dessert Shop with 505 Outlets Worldwide Finally Opens in Japan

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    2017.04.20

  3. Kurama, Offering a Soup with the Intense Flavors of Three Type of Salt

    Seven Must Eat Ramen Bowls - Shio Ramen Edition

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    2017.04.20

Tokyo×Shopping

  1. 1. Kamawanu Daikanyama Store

    Five Recommended Shops in Tokyo to Buy Elegant Tenugui Hand Towels

    2017.03.30

  2. 1. Tsuchiya Kaban Nishi Arai Main Branch

    Made In Japan! 5 Recommended Bag Shops in Tokyo

    2017.02.02

  3. 1. Isetan Shinjuku Branch

    Perfect for souvenir searching! 5 Recommended Depachika in Tokyo

    2017.02.02

Tokyo×Hotels

  1. 1. Hotel New Ueno

    Just 2 minutes from the station! 5 Hotels Near Ueno and Asakusa Stations

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    2017.04.20

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  2. Experience Sleeping In a Bunk On The Limited Express ”Train Hostel Hokutosei

    Experience Sleeping In a Bunk On The Limited Express ”Train Hostel Hokutosei"

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    2017.04.20

  3. First in Japan! An Experimental Accommodation in the Asakusa Area of Tokyo to Enjoy an

    First in Japan! An Experimental Accommodation in the Asakusa Area of Tokyo to Enjoy an "IoT Space" of the Future

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    2017.04.13

Tokyo×Tips & Manners

  1. Face-to-face interview with part-time “miko” that most women yearn to be like! A Glimpse into the World of Shrine Maidens

    Face-to-face interview with part-time “miko” that most women yearn to be like! A Glimpse into the World of Shrine Maidens

    2017.03.16

  2. 1. Shimokitazawa: overflowing with unique shops! A neighborhood popular with young people

    5 Out-of-the-Way Sightseeing Spots in the Greater Tokyo Area That Will Improve Your Trip

    2016.04.14

  3. 1. Observation Room of the Tokyo Metropolitan Government Building

    5 Great Spots To Enjoy The Tokyo Night Scenery

    2016.04.14

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