Japan - Tokyo (PDF Chapter)

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This is the Tokyo chapter from Lonely Planet’s Japan guidebook.

Tokyo is constantly reinventing itself – most recently as a culinary and pop-culture mecca (and a must-visit for anyone interested in either). Yet it is also a city steeped in history, and you can find traces of the shogun’s capital on the kabuki stage or under the cherry blossoms in Ueno Park.

  • raise a glass in the colourful nightlife district of Shinjuku
  • maps
  • join the city’s eccentric fashion tribes as they shop in Harajuku
  • transport
  • soak up the atmosphere at Sens?-ji, Asakusa’s centuries-old temple
  • restaurants & accommodation

Coverage includes: History, Sights, Activities, Tours & Courses, Festivals & Events, Sleeping, Eating, Drinking & Nightlife, Entertainment, Shopping, Information, Getting There & Away and Getting Around.

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