A dizzying blend of the traditional and ultramodern, Tokyo is unlike anywhere you have ever been before. Home to anime, video games, and cutting-edge technology, Japan’s biggest city is full of 24/7 energy. If you want to have your eyes opened and your world rocked, start packing! Here are all the tips you’ll need for your first trip to Tokyo.
Check out this “cheat sheet” for determining where to go for a day trip from Tokyo! Click to enlarge the image. Photo credits: Kawagoe: http://www.goldenjipangu.com/ Nikko: http://www.samuraitour.com.vn/ Izu Peninsula: http://okidokyo.com/ Kawaguchi-ko: Auttapon Nunti (500px) Kamakura: http://www.lonelyplanet.com/ Hakone: blubugs (trip advisor user)
27 Free Things to Do in Tokyo — Walking Routes & Maps
One of the best things about Tokyo is the sheer number of things there are to see and do—and, of course, eat! It’s actually hard to narrow it down to the essentials, while still having an experience that’s a good balance of everything the city has to offer. But I’m here to help! The following is a list of 13 Cool Things You must See and Do in #Tokyo, from iconic landmarks to local favorites.