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The Tsukiji Market

Head south of Tokyo Station and the chic Ginza district towards Tokyo Bay and you will arrive in a small area called Tsukiji. This neighbourhood, easily accessible from either Tsukiji Station or Tsukijishijo Station on the metro, is most famous as the home of Tsukiji Market, the world's largest...

As the largest metropolitan area in the world, it goes without saying that the number of things to do in Tokyo are infinite. However long you stay in Japan you're sure to feel like there's not enough time to discover as much of the country's amazing capital as you'd...

Tokyo is the capital of Japan and one of the most glamorous cities in Asia. With its low crime rate, countless bars and restaurants, and numerous cultural and historical sites, it's no wonder that it sees millions of tourists every year. The Tokyo 2020 Olympics are coming and an even...

The Sumida River (Sumidagawa 隅田川), one of Tokyo’s classic waterways, is a photographer’s dream. With waterside terraces, appealing atmosphere, and breathtaking views, it’s a definite “must” on any tourist’s list. Yet sadly, many fail to take advantage of this fun, free opportunity. Originating in Chichibu (秩父), Saitama (埼玉), the Sumidagawa...

"Escape to Big Island – Real Aloha Experience" is the title of the promotional menu that Tokyo Marriott Hotel has recently launched this summer. This will give guests an edible escape to experience Hawaiian dining in the heart of the country. Hawaii, as a popular tourist destination in Japan,...

There are a number of popular tourist spots to visit in the land of the rising sun. And if you're travelling to Tokyo, you might have heard of popular places such as Shinjuku, Harajuku, and Shibuya for fashion spots or you may know of the big ourist attractions like...

By now, many of you may have already heard the news regarding the famous Tsukiji Market. It has been announced that the popular tourist attraction will be ending its long-running market and is moving to a new location before the year ends. As we all know, time flies and...

30 years ago not many people outside of Japan have tried one of its most delicate foods: sushi. However, these days chances are that you have had Edomae style sushi at least once before. What is Edomae style sushi exactly? And how did they come up with it? In...

For all the travellers out there, especially those who have the desire to explore more of Japan, you might notice that transportation fees in Japan aren't cheap at all. Also, if you happen to travel in the peak season, your wallet gets lighter quickly because of accommodation expenses, not...

Tokyo is the capital of Japan and the most densely populated city on Earth with 36,923,000 people living there when counted in 2010. Tokyo is a city of juxtapositions, with ancient temples next door to cutting-edge technological advances. Tokyo is understandably one of the top destinations for people visiting...

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