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Tokyo Tower with Kids – Tokyo Must Do – 1st Stop on Tokyo One Day

Tokyo Tower with Kids Children

A trip to Tokyo Tower (東京タワー) with the kids is a must do for visitors or newly arrived Tokyo expats. Not only is the view great, but the ride up is really, really cool! ***NOTE – The second observation deck is closed from October 1, 2016 due to remodeling. No …

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Tokyo Sky Tree, Sumida

Tokyo Sky Tree is a 634-metre high broadcasting tower with two public observation decks, restaurants, shops and other facilities in Sumida, Tokyo. It became the tallest structure in Japan in 2012, making it the tallest free-standing tower in the world. Today, it is the second-tallest structure in the world after Dubai’s Burj Khalifa. It …

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Cherry Blossoms Tokyo 2012

Cherry Blossoms Tokyo 2012 Hanami: The Japanese traditional custom of enjoying the beauty of flowers/Cherry Blossom Viewing. Below is a list of popular spots to view the cherry blossoms in Tokyo. Enjoy! Meguro River Closest Station: Nakameguro www.city.meguro.tokyo.jp/multi/index.html Roppongi Hills Closest Station: Roppongi www.roppongihills.com Tokyo Midtown Closest Station: Roppongi Station …

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