Tokyo Travel Guide

In popular culture

As the largest population centre in Japan and the site of the country's largest broadcasters and studios, Tokyo is frequently the setting for many Japanese movies, television shows, animated series (anime), web comics, and comic books (manga). In the kaiju (monster movie) genre, landmarks of Tokyo are routinely destroyed by giant monsters such as Godzilla and Gamera.

Some Hollywood directors have turned to Tokyo as a backdrop for movies set in Tokyo. Well-known postwar examples include Tokyo Joe, My Geisha, Tokyo Story and the James Bond film You Only Live Twice; well-known recent examples include Kill Bill, Lost in Translation, Babel, and Inception.


source: Wikipedia

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  • Edo Tokyo Museum

    Edo Tokyo Museum

    1-4-1 Yokoami

    The is a museum of the history of Tokyo during the Edo period. It was established in 1993. The main ...

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  • Tokyo Skytree

    Tokyo Skytree

    1-1-2 Oshiage

    Led by Tobu Railway and a group of six terrestrial broadcasters headed by NHK, the tower project for...

    Lifestyle, Attractions,Food and Drink, Landmarks and Points Of Interest
  • Shibamata Taishakuten

    Shibamata Taishakuten

    7-10-3 Shbamata

    Shibamata Taishakuten is a Buddhist temple in Katsushika, Tokyo, Japan. Founded in 1629, the main im...

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  • Tokyo Imperial Palace

    Tokyo Imperial Palace

    1-1 Chiyada

    It is built on the site of the old Edo castle. The total area including the gardens is . During the ...

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Hotels in Tokyo

  • Soho Asakusa Hotel

    Including Mikaeri Willow, Ichiyo Museum and Yoshimoto Asakusa Kagetsu ideally placed in the vicinity of the two and half star hotel, Soho Asakusa Hotel; this hotel is imp...

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