A run-down of some of the best things to do and see in and around Tokyo.

Tokyo truly is dynamic and multi-faceted city, offering visitors just about anything they might be searching for. The below is a selection of some of the “must-dos” during your visit. If you’ve come in search of something a little more quirky and unique then here are some suggestions.

Baseball - Baseball is so well-rooted in Japan that it’s hard to believe the game’s origins lie abroad. Annual spectator figures are well over 20 million, dwarfing Japan’s second most popular spectator sport, football, which draws in ... continue reading
Hanayashiki Amusement Park - Old Tokyo > Taito Ward > Asakusa > Hanayashiki Hanayashiki Amusement Park has been entertaining visitors since 1872. Today it has about 20 rides and attractions (including a “Ninja Challenge”), but for adults the appeal ... continue reading
Onsen: Japan’s Hot Springs - Experience Japan's rich, natural spring bathing culture.
Sumo: Japan’s National Sport - At first glance sumo is nothing if not bizarre: overweight men dressed in an enormous thong pushing each other inside a small ring where the pre-ceremony is usually longer than the actual fight. However, delve ... continue reading