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Top 20 Things to Do in Tokyo: Recommended Bucket List Experiences & More!

Tokyo Station

No trip to Japan would be complete without enjoying some of these fun things to do in Tokyo! More than just a political and financial hub, Tokyo is home to various aspects of culture, and its attraction lies in the mountain of choices available. From ancient structures with long and illustrious histories, to modern art and pop culture right under your fingertips, there’s too many to count. Also, Tokyo is where various foods from all throughout the country are gathered. As such, be it sushi or ramen, you can taste the best cuisine that Japan has to offer the world in one place. In this article, we’ve selected 20 of the best things to do in Tokyo that you absolutely have to experience at least once when you’re in town.

Tyffonium Odaiba: You Won't Believe Why Japan’s Popular VR Entertainment Is Totally Next-Level!

Odaiba Other Entertainment

Tyffonium Odaiba in Odaiba, Tokyo, is the city's new virtual reality attraction. The most popular interactive adventures are "Kaiju Haven VR Adventure," where you will encounter Tsuburaya Productions' iconic monsters, and "IT Chapter Two: Carnival," where you'll lose yourself in the world of the horror movie "It." Here, two international fans of Japanese games and anime report on their experience with these two completely different attractions!

Become a True Gundam Pilot - Stepping into the P.O.D. at a Tokyo Arcade! (Video)

Arcades

Japan and robots go together like a hotdog and mustard. One of the nation’s most famous robot exports is known worldwide simply as “Gundam.” What started out as an anime has become a huge franchise with its own games, movies, and even a life-sized statue in Tokyo’s Odaiba. What many people don’t know, however, is that there is a way to pilot your very own Gundam robot!

"Is Hokkaido for Me?" Top Hokkaido Cities, Places to Visit, and How to Get There!

Sapporo / Chitose Other Sightseeing

Hokkaido is a popular vacation destination. In fact, it has been selected as the most attractive prefecture for 9 running years—and 4 Hokkaido cities are in the top 10 must-visit places in Japan! The number of foreign tourists has been increasing year by year, and 2017 saw 2.8 million tourists visit the northern island. Despite the number of tourists visiting Hokkaido, the best tip for your trip to Hokkaido is about how to get around. There are several ways to see Hokkaido cities and popular places to visit including train, bus, and car rental. Here we'll share the best spots in the four areas of Hokkaido (Eastern, Northern, Southern and Central areas) based on JR Hokkaido's route map.

The Spiritual Wilderness of Lake Onneto

Kushiro Rivers, Lakes & Canyons

Lake Onneto is located within the Akan Mashu National Park in eastern Hokkaido. Ensconced in majestic natural surroundings, the views of the ever-changing colors on the surface of the lake are unforgettable. Those who visit this area surrounding Lake Onneto find its mysterious charms to be peacefully relaxing.

Japan Cherry Blossom 2021 Forecast: When & Where To See Sakura in Japan

Spring

Planning your dream trip to Japan in spring for cherry blossom season? Here is when and where to see the gorgeous cherry blossoms in Japan in 2021! In this article we do a deep dive, sharing the Japan cherry blossom forecast, about sakura viewing culture, and where are the best places to see cherry blossoms in Japan.

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