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3 Famous Filming Spots in Japan to Re-Live Some of those Favorite Movie Scenes!

Did you know that Japan has one of the oldest and largest filming industries in the world? It has been producing films since 1897 and for more than 100 years has continued to expand around the globe. In its history, one aspect that is particularly interesting are the various attractive locations used during filming. Here…

Tokyo Tower, Stunning View from Every Angle: 11 Picture-Perfect Spots

Before the currently popular and beautiful Sky Tree, there was another tall and magnificent legend that symbolized Tokyo to a T. Tokyo Tower, built in 1958 and located in Minato, Tokyo, Japan, is the second tallest structure in Japan at 332.9 meters (1,092 feet). This tower is not just a typical tourist spot, but also…

The five tallest towers of Japan!

1. Tokyo tower Tokyo tower is located near the Zojoji temple, Tokyo and is one of the tallest structures of Japan. It is a television and radio broadcasting structure with a height of 333 meters. It was completed in 1958, and was listed as the tallest steel tower in the world. The steel structure of…

Tokyo and Osaka, so similar yet so different

Main cities of Japan’s east and west I guess some of you have already heard the names before, but there are two main cities in Japan: Tokyo and Osaka. Tokyo, situated i the east of Japan, is the biggest city and the capital of Japan. Osaka, situated in the west, is the second biggest city.…

Top 5 romantic places in Japan

While being able to travel to Japan is a good thing in itself, if you go as a couple or simply love romantic views this is the list of the most romantic places worth dropping by! 1. Kinkakuji jp.fotolia.com/ Embrace the beauty of nature in the Golden Pavilion located in the Northern Kyoto. The garden…

3 Mount Fuji Observation Spots in Tokyo

If you cannot find a spot in your itinerary to take a closer look at Mount Fuji, there are great observation spots around Tokyo to fulfill your Fuji-san wonders. Take for example these three spots in Tokyo where you can enjoy the Mount Fuji scenery. Mount Fuji, being the tallest and most picturesque landscape in…

Travel to Tokyo’s 7 sightseeing spots for only JPY600!

There’s no arguing Tokyo is a sea of wonderful places. Any person’s time (and energy) is almost never enough to experience all the awesomeness of this superb city. This awesomeness however, seems to have taken a toll on the affordability of transportation in Tokyo – transportation fare in this city costs an arm and a…

See the Best of Tokyo with the Hop On, Hop Off Sightseeing Bus

Tokyo is the capital of Japan and as well as being one of the safest and cleanest capital cities in the world, it is absolutely full of great things to do for travelers. It is home to an impressive number of temples, shrines, unique landmarks, museums, parks, and incredible shopping areas. People who visit the…