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Answered 1 day ago

What are the must do things when in Tokyo?

Mari Takahashi Mari Takahashi, Living in Japan

Enjoy different types of food, go to bars and Izakayas, get the spectacular night view.  There are beautiful temples and shrines in Tokyo, too but if you talk about shrines and temples, Kyoto is much better. I think the attractions of Tokyo is city. Experience delicious cuisines (some of them v...

Answered 5 days ago

Where to find takoyaki in shibuya

Yu Yu, Living in Japan

There is "Gindako" (biggest Takoyaki chain) near Shibuya Hikarie Shopping Mall. It's very close to Shibuya Station.https://www.gindaco.com/store/result/%E6%B8%8B%E8%B0%B7%E6%9D%B1%E5%8F%A3%E5%BA%97

Answered 5 days ago

what should I do in hakone

Yu Yu, Living in Japan

Definitely experience soaking into onsen! Hakone is very famous as an onsen resort. You should not miss onsen and staying in an onsen ryokan. There are many museums in Hakone. Such as glass museum, open-air museum with lots of sculpture pieces, Little Prince museum, etc. People like to visit ...

Answered 5 days ago

What is the best way to get around Toyko?

Yu Yu, Living in Japan

Train and subways are the best solution. There are busses but bus is very hard to find a way to get around. Many locals choose to travel with trains and subways rather than bus.Taxi is also convenient for a short use. For long distances, taxi may be expensive comparing to other countries. 

Answered 5 days ago

WHAT ARE BEST PLACES TO VISIT IN JAN 2018 AROUND TOKYO

Yu Yu, Living in Japan

What's particular in January around Tokyo might be below:- ice skatingSome shopping malls build ice skate links during winter. Such as Tokyo Sky Tree and Akasaka Sacas. - winter illuminationIn other words, Christmas Lights. Some places put up Christmas Lights until January. Those lights are beaut...

Answered 5 days ago

how to find authentic local places to eat in tokyo

Mari Takahashi Mari Takahashi, Living in Japan

Walk along the railroad from JR Shinbashi Station to JR Yurakucho Station. You will find so many small places packed with people (especially Friday nights) Most of those places have no English menu nor English speaking staffs but you will be able to experience authentic atmosphere. I recommend to...

Answered 5 days ago

Best restaurants in Tokyo?

Craig Gillett Craig Gillett, Living in Japan

to be honest anywhere you go will be fantastic. I do recommend that you try the following Okonamyaki, Takoyagi and you must hit a Isakaya ( Japanese pub ). Its the common man's food & its great.One of my favorite restaurant is Freddy's ( http://www.freddys-tokyo.com/ ). I go there when I need a l...

Answered 10 days ago

Looking for Izakayas for a small project

Mari Takahashi Mari Takahashi, Living in Japan

I don't really know particular Izakayas may be able to help you, but I guess the staffs need to be able to speak English at least to communicate with you.GURUNAVI lets you search Izakayas with English speaking staffs using search filter.https://gurunavi.com/Maybe find suitable Izakayas from here ...

Answered 10 days ago

What should I visit in 1 full week, starting and ending in Tokyo and ready to travel a lot? Should rather stay in Tokyo and maybe visit Kyoto? It will be in December.

Mari Takahashi Mari Takahashi, Living in Japan

It depends on what you want to see in Japan.There are many attractions just in Tokyo and around Tokyo. If you are willing to take a day trip from Tokyo, there are attractions such as Kamakura, Nikko, Kawagoe, Hakone, Mt. Fuji, etc. In Tokyo, there are lots of museums, shopping malls, bars, Izakay...

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