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6 travel features tagged “Cultural Activities”

Tokyo’s strangest sights

The Japanese city is full of baffling – yet logical -- attractions, from maid cafes to plastic food to giant robot statues.
Read more… 06 August 2012

Tokyo in pictures

From the streets of Shinjuku to the Koishikawa Korakuen garden, striking sights from around the city.
03 August 2010

Tokyo: The allure of Akihabara

From multi-storied computer stores to anime-themed cafes, Akihabara is Tokyo's thriving epicentre for electronic goods and otaku (geek) culture alike.
Read more… 03 August 2010

Tokyo's sumo wrestling scene

Highly ritualistic and more athletic than initial appearances may imply, sumo is a stunning, charged spectacle that you cannot miss if you are in Tokyo at tournament time.
Read more… 03 August 2010

Harajuku: Tokyo's best people watching

Visit the neighbourhood whose name has become synonymous with images of kids dressed up in outrageous fashions. It is a creative reaction against the rigidity of Japanese society.
Read more… 03 August 2010

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