Friday, December 13, 2019

Protected: Tokyo 1964: A View of the City

Tentative: Should be Featured Image Tokyo 1964: A View of the City In 1959, when Tokyo won its bid for the 1964 Olympics, it was scarcely more than a glorified collection of shantytowns, as the nation...

WAttention Tokyo Vol.30 survey gifts

How do you want to enjoy your Japan experience? Choose a hashtag that suits you the most and you might get the perfect gift for yourself.*Do note that winners will be chosen at random and...
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Tea Ceremony Experience: Gahou-kai & Tsuruya Yoshinobu, Nihonbashi

The way of tea or "chado" tea ceremony is an elegant Japanese tradition that shows the utmost respect to the guest and dates back to the 9th century. A tea ceremony involves not only...
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Hedonistic Experience – ANA InterContinental Tokyo’s Red Ruby Chocolate Afternoon Tea

written by Sarah Nishina It's been said that nine out of ten people like chocolate and they say the tenth person is lying. Which one are you? The ANA InterContinental Tokyo, a hotel in Akasaka, is proud...

Tokyo Through Architects’ Eyes

Tokyo has been bottomless inspiration for many architects and architecture admirers from all around the world. As Keisuke Oka, an independent architect we interviewed, put it — buildings are a form of street performance...
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Professional Tokyo Architecture Tours

Tokyo and Japan in general is one of the best destinations for architecture lovers. In Tokyo, destruction and rebuilding make the city a canvas for trying new ideas, and scarcity of space drives creative...

WAttention Tokyo Vol. 29 Reader’s Survey

Dear Readers, We are always seeking to put our magazine as close in line with your preferences as possible and would love to hear your thoughts. Please help us improve by answering our survey questions...

Shibamata: Explore the good old Japanese downtown culture in suburban Tokyo 

Tokyo is not all about glamourous sights and cutting-edge innovations. Visit Shibamata, one of the shitamachi (downtown neighborhood) in Tokyo, and you will discover a whole new way of looking at this metropolis. Located...
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Tokyo Bayside Story: Toyosu & Odaiba

The Past, Present and Future of Tokyo Bay Tokyo is a vibrant city with all the charms of a bayside suburb. When visiting the city, Toyosu and Odaiba are two attractions that you can't afford...

WAttention Tokyo Vol. 28 Reader’s Survey

Dear Readers, We are always seeking to put our magazine as close in line with your preferences as possible and would love to hear your thoughts. Please help us improve by answering five brief questions. Those...