Tokyo can be safely called one of the most famous cities in the world, along with New York, Paris, London and Hong Kong. Many tourists dream to visit the Japanese capital. If you are tired of usual excursions and desire to see something really special, then visit the Tsukiji Fish Market. Yes, you heard right! Tsukiji is not just a market; it's a gigantic food court with a great selection of the freshest seafood and … Open
Travelers, who prefer to stay at large hotels, will have a unique opportunity to stay in one of the largest hospitality complexes in the world - Shinagawa Prince Hotel. The complex consists of four magnificent skyscrapers - Executive Tower, Honkan, Bekkan and Shinkan, with the latter being the largest one. The grandiose hotel complex offers 3,697 guest rooms and includes 15 restaurants and bars that offer different … Open
If you are ready to wake up really early, Tsukiji Fish Market is a place to visit. Every morning, fish sales take place from 5 to 7 a.m. on the largest fish market in the city. Famous chefs and locals come to Tsukiji to buy freshest and finest fish and seafood. It’s incredibly interesting to watch how the sales happen. When all exclusive harvesting is sold, make a walk in the market and purchase exotic … Open
Perhaps, the most interesting traditional holiday is the Sanja Matsuri or the Sanja Festival, which clearly shows how to combine a fun carnival procession and a religious ritual in harmony. This is a temple festival, held annually from Friday to Sunday of the third week of May. The festival begins on Friday afternoon with the Daigioretsu parade. A large procession of priests, city officials, geishas, musicians, and … Open
The luxurious Hotel Nikko Tokyo is also incredibly popular with couples. The design of this hotel is reminiscent of a fabulous palace. Spacious hall with a high ceiling and columns, luxuriously decorated restaurants, an elite bar with a great choice of sparkling wine, and guest rooms with eye-catching romantic design – this hotel has everything needed for a comfortable stay together. There is an indoor swimming … Open
You should be especially careful when crossing streets in Tokyo since here is established left driving. 7.
Local restaurants are a wonderful place where you can order various delicacies at very low prices. Many seafood types, which are considered exotic in European restaurants, are a daily meal in Tokyo. 5.
Tips to waiters, taxi drivers and hotel employees are not accepted in Tokyo. … Open
Japan - moving around the country
Kansai Airport is located on an island that was artificially built. It cannot boast of spacious terminals, however, its design has repeatedly withstood various natural challenges, including earthquakes and typhoons. Chubu Airport is located near Tokoname. On its territory, there is a chic 4-storey shopping center where you can relax in local bars, hold a conference in business halls, relax in VIP rooms, as well as rent a car or familiarize yourself with the offers of travel agencies. From the airport, the city can be reached using a high-speed train or bus.
Nature and parks of Japan
Japan is a state located on the islands. More than half the country’s territory is covered with mountains. The length from north to south, as well as the island character, determined the natural diversity of Japan in each separate area. The Japanese climate is under constant influence of Monsoons and sea currents. It has a pronounced change of seasons. In general terms, the climate of the Japanese archipelago is relatively mild and close to temperate. From island to island, climatic conditions vary: from subarctic on the island of Hokkaido to subtropical in dry Okinawa.