Gordon T. said, "...a good idea of where to go. If you want to get out of the tourist areas, you could check out Akihabara to experience some Cosplay,Ekoda Station to get into a little more of a suburban area (I lived in this..." See More
Carlos L. said, "...I'll second what other have said and say that Akihabara, Tsukiji Fish Market and Shibuya are some must see places. Tsukiji is best in the early morning, when all the shipments arrive. Arrive around 6:30 am to see the fish..." See More
Kendrick J. said, "...Station. Floors and floors of shopping for so many souvenirs. And usually outside street vendors have nice deals as well. In Akihabara the game store Super Potato is a very cool trip. A bowl, or several, of gyudon from the restaurant..." See More
Junko S. said, "...Try Sensoji Temple,Shibuya 109, Akihabara and these are all in Tokyo. About a tea house,,um,,I like Kayaba Coffee（http://kayaba-coffee.com/info.html) You'd love it if you like Japanese nice and old-style houses!..." See More
Arsene W. said, "...kind of stuff you are into. For example, if you are into gadgets and unique Japanese anime and manga culture, the Akihabara district is for you. For shrines and temples, you would probably want to try the Asakusa district. For museums,..." See More
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Melissa H. said, "...dozens of boutiques in a circular, multi-level mall-like setting. If you want to see the neon on Tokyo, a visit to Akihabara is in order. If you want to buy anything that plugs in or takes batteries, you can find it..." See More
Veronica B. said, "...peripherals! It's not that hard to find, really. I mean, it looks like this on the outside! Another adventurous thing is Akihabara. One of my favorite spots! For a really... unique experience, go to Calico Cat Cafe! Get a coffee,..." See More
Kim M. said, "...market just down the hill from the Yanaka Cemetery, and it totally has a fun cat meme thing going. Then there's... Akihabara /Electric Town!! Gotta do it for the sheer spectacle...." See More
Katherine G. said, "...I liked the Tokyo Prince Hotel. For real splurging do the Park Hyatt Tokyo. Shinjuku for shoppingRoppongi for bars Akihabara for electronics and rapping dudes in front of storesHarajuku for shopping/people watching Definitely go to top bar at Park Hyatt, they..." See More
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Scott M. said, "...so he who hesitates has lost. Below is a list of areas and places that are totally worth shopping: Marunouchi Ginza Akihabara Shinjuku Shinjuku Station Tokyo Station Harajuku Shibuya Shibuya Station Omotesando Omotesando Hills Asakusa..." See More
Carolann H. said, "...are looking for anime, comics, etc, then Nakano Broadway is where you want to head. For electronics, and discounted electronics, try Akihabara or, like mentioned, a Bic Camera. Many places have a Tokyo Hands, but we preferred Don Quixote's which is..." See More
Justin S. said, "...It depends on what you're looking for. If you want electronics, it's all about Akihabara. And my musician friends could run themselves ragged at all the instruments for sale near Jimbocho..." See More
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Salma S. said, "...in Tokyo, I would spend 1 week in getting to know the different neighborhoods like Asakusa Decks OdaibaYokohama Ginza Shibuya Shinjuku Akihabara Roppongi and the other week I would visit some of the great cities near by like Kamakura Nikko and..." See More
Toufic T. said, "...at Tokyo from above. Also ropponghi is where the party is there is the newer Tokyo Skytree but i never been. Akihabara the electric city where all the "otakus" (geeks) gadgets, and cosplay girls hang out. Shibuya where the busiest street..." See More
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Carole K. said, "...in the morning - you can also eat sushi afterwards (though it is not budget pricing, it is worth the experience) Akihabara a neighborhood called Electric City, the "Time Square" of Tokyo for electronics and mangas: a lot of fun at..." See More
Rebecca W. said, "...and some shrines. Harajuku is just a fantastic place to people watch and explore some of the quirky shops in Tokyo. Akihabara is where you'll find a huge 6 floor pachinko parlour and the world's largest sex shop... finally, head to..." See More
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Shida S. said, "...trip to experience an old Japan or go to Asakusa to do the same. For manga sub-culture, you can go to Akihabara, for fashion, Ginza , Harajuku or Shibuya . Tokyo is full of high-end hotels. Not sure if it's..." See More
Luciana M. said, "...a Sunday to see all the teens wearing their crazy cosplay outfits), Omotesandō , the above neighborhoods, the Imperial Palace gardens, Akihabara, Ueno Park , Roppongi Hills , Asakusa (to see the Sensoji Temple ) for the first 3 days,..." See More
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Lauren K. said, "...find good succession on my website BestLivingJapan.com Days 1-2 Tokyo - Asakusa (Temple), Ryogoku (Edo Musuem) & Kappabashi Shopping (Kitchen Town), Akihabara (electric town) but also stop at Artisan centre and walk to maach ecute 神田万世橋 Ｎ３３３１, then Harajuku & Omotesando..." See More
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