Monday, December 16, 2019

Strolling the Shotengai: Musashi-Koyama Palm

Tokyo's Longest Covered Shopping Arcade If you've done any traveling throughout Japan, you've probably come across the close cousin of the traditional shotengai shopping street: the covered shotengai, also known in Japan as the arcade. After...

Tokyo Skyline Views From Roppongi Hills

From Ropongi Hills's observatory deck, you can enjoy an amazing panorama of Tokyo's urban landscapes. The view of Tokyo Tower and Tokyo Skytree together, and the view at Shibuya and Shinjuku are some of...

Get Bowled Over By Kourakuen

Real Ramen at Unreal Prices  For tourists who can always do with more time and money, Kourakuen brings happiness and fulfilment just as its name suggests. Ramen was first known in Japan as “chuka-soba”, or literally,...

Ryugin, the world’s 29th best restaurant

Japanese restaurant Ryugin - located in Roppongi - is one of Tokyo's 12 restaurants that boast 3 Michelin stars, and has received this honor for 4 years in a row! It is also one...

Illumination at Keyakizaka-dori Street Roppongi Hills

During the winter, illumination shines everywhere in Tokyo. Even on the coldest nights, the Tokyo winter illuminations are there to keep one's heart warm. Keyakizaka-dori Street in Roppongi Hills has 1.2 million shining LED lights,...

Another 3hr trip – Shinagawa

  How to Make the Best of 3 Hours in Tokyo It is the last day of your trip and you have three hours left before departing for the airport. Don’t know what to do with...

Winter Illuminations Spots in Tokyo 2017

Christmas and New Year’s is coming! Have you decided how to spend your break in Tokyo? In recent years, winter illumination shows and displays have become must-see attractions to visit during this season in...

Another 3hr trip – Nightlife in Tokyo

It is the last day of your trip and you have three hours left before departing for the airport. Don’t know what to do with the time ? WAttention did the homework for you....

Guide to marvelous Summer Festivals!

From firework festivals, shrine events and dance parades; among the hundreds of events going on during the hottest time of the year, here are some suggestions for you! Asakusa Summer Night Festival - Toro...

Map of Top Winter Illumination Spots in Tokyo (3)

5 Roppongi Hills – Artelligent Christmas – Keyakizaka Galaxy Illumination The main illumination takes place along Keyaki slope on the Azabu side of Roppongi Hills. The illumination covers two themes, the “Snow and Blue” one...