Answered over 3 years ago

Where should I go to enjoy best tonkatsu in Tokyo?

Matt Watson Matt Watson, Living in Japan

The best tonkatsu place, in my opinion, is Shinozaki in Gyotoku.It's only a short ride from central Tokyo on the Tozai line.The shop is old and looks like it hasn't been cleaned since they opened, but the tonkatsu is juicy and tender. The quality of the food is unbelievable. A set is less that JP...

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Answered over 3 years ago

What is your suggestion for 5 day in Tokyo

Lauren Shannon Lauren Shannon, Living in Japan

One rec. on your first day here- I recommend a food tour. Especially those done by my friend Anne, at www.arigatojapan.co.jp -- the reason why? They teach ordering, etiquette and give you confidence to explore more food during the rest of your trip.  The ALL STAR TOUR, or the ASAKUSA TOUR are bo...

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Answered over 3 years ago

Where is the best Flea Market in Tokyo please?

kunoichi kunoichi, Living in Japan

Flea Market in Yoyogi Park must be the most famous one. There are hundreds of people participate in as well as customers. Also the flea market in Yoyogi Park is more concentrated to younger generations.If you are looking for antique goods, Oedo Kottoichi is the largest in Tokyo. The place is Yura...

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Answered over 3 years ago

What are the best sights in Tokyo for toddlers?

kunoichi kunoichi, Living in Japan

The most famous sight in Tokyo must be Tokyo Disney Land and Disney Sea. Every child love Disney Land.There are also many aquariums like Shinagawa Aquarium, Sunshine Aquarium, Sumida Aquarium, etc. Where your children can enjoy watching fish, dolphins, penguins, etc. Ueno Zoo is the oldest zoo in...

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Answered over 3 years ago

Fullfulling a family dream trip this June. 10 to 11 days tokyo + 4 -5 days Koyto. Where are the best locations in both cities to stay with two teenage boys?

kunoichi kunoichi, Living in Japan

I'm not familiar with Kyoto so here is my opinion about Tokyo:Shinjuku:Shinjuku has everything. Shopping, dining and drinking options, cafes, bars, etc. Many places are open until late so even though you come back to hotel after busy day, there still be options to eat in this area. Shibuya:Shibuy...

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Answered over 3 years ago

Where's the best soba in Tokyo?

Mari Takahashi Mari Takahashi, Living in Japan

Here are places I like :)- Ueno Yabusobahttps://s.tabelog.com/en/tokyo/A1311/A131101/13003594/Very thin and light soba, but has strong aroma. Their dashi soup was awesome. Shrimp tempura is huge!- Kanda Matsuyahttp://www.kanda-matsuya.jp/Traditional building has excellent atmosphere. Enjoy some s...

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Answered over 3 years ago

Where do I buy chanoki in Tokyo?

kunoichi kunoichi, Living in Japan

Not sure about particular shops. If you visit any department stores, they should have chanoki. If you happen to be in Tokyo in April to June and you like Chanoki, there will be a Chanoyu exhibition in Ueno! I don't know if you can actually purchase but there will be lots of beautiful Chanoki for ...

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Answered over 3 years ago

We are meeting our Tour Group in Tokyo for a 15 day town on Japan. Want to come a few days early and stay in a traditional housing outside of Tokyo? Suggestions of location acceessable by train

kunoichi kunoichi, Living in Japan

Places accessible by train and have traditional buildings:- KamakuraKamakura is in Kanagawa Prefecture. There are lots of shrines and temples because Kamakura used to be the capital of Japan for a period of time. There are also traditional houses and accommodations or restaurants or cafes that us...

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Answered over 3 years ago

where ramen to try in tokyo

kunoichi kunoichi, Living in Japan

There are many great ramens in Tokyo. Most famous ones to tourists are Ichiran and Ippudo, I think. I have seen queues of travelers many times. I like AFURI. AFURI is in Ebisu, Harajuku, etc. Their concept is "healthy" ramen. Very light soup feels great. They also have a began menu, too.Kazami in...

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Answered over 3 years ago

where is the ancient place in tokyo?

Norman Norman, Lived in Japan

Ancient... That's hard to find, but if you can accept the historical places.... And if you have interested in the temple, I would recommend Sensoji that has the history of 1400 years! And also if you take the train about 30 minutes from Tokyo to Kawagoe (Saitama pref.), you can experience the Edo...

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Answered over 3 years ago

what restaurants in tokyo?

Norman Norman, Lived in Japan

There are so many amazing restaurants in Tokyo. You can find the casual and reasonable eating place till Michelin restaurants. You also can find the information on this site: https://tabelog.com/en/tokyo/

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