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This skyscraper not only has museums and shopping malls, but also observatory decks for visitors to view the landscape of Tokyo.
February 23, 2017
If you are planning to visit Tokyo for the first time you may decide to stay in town. And I agree, you will not find reasons to go anywhere else. If you are living here or you are already familiar with Tokyo, you might be wondering what else you can do or visit that is close by. If this is your case and if you enjoy nature, Ikuta Park could be an excellent idea.
August 3, 2016
Whilst there are many places to enjoy panoramic views of Tokyo, one of the top places for locals and tourists alike is in the Tokyo Metropolitan Government Building, Shinjuku.
June 22, 2016
‘Why do I stand up here? Anybody?’ ‘To feel taller!” Said a young student called Dalton. Iioka Lighthouse overlooks the Pacific Ocean on the southern edge of the Choshi peninsula in Chiba prefecture known as Cape Gyoubumi or Gyoubumi Misaki in Japanese. It is set high upon sandstone and shale cliffs and affords a great view.
April 16, 2016
It is not a surprise that such a modern and still new city as Tokyo would have the world’s second tallest building – the Tokyo SkyTree. There is already well-known red-lit Tokyo Tower, of course. But this new tower is in a different location – Sumida ward.
October 27, 2015
If there’s one thing the Japanese do well, it’s tall buildings. Japanese engineering and architectural expertise has given birth to some of the most amazing and awe-inspiring tall buildings in Asia.
May 12, 2015
Fukuoka is a city that incorporates both the modern sophisticated era as well as the oriental richness of Japan. Festivities and nature play a big part in the beauty of Fukuoka, but at the same time, the dynamic city life adds a dash of glamour to it. One such modern landmark in the city is the Fukuoka Tower.
April 23, 2015
Japan’s endeavor to build upwards has lead to influences far and wide throughout the country, making Tokyo only one spot for world record tower phenomena. Here are five towers and skyscraper buildings to visit for Japan’s world record observation spots!
April 9, 2015
About an hour south of Shinjuku, on the Shonan Coast, sits Enoshima Island. It is a chunk of rock rising out of the waters of Sagami Bay, sitting less than a kilometer offshore from the volcanic sand beaches of the mainland. Immortalized in one of Hokusai’s Thirty-Six Views of Mount Fuji, the island has lured Japanese and foreign visitors for more than 1500 years by offering a look at the past while staying relevant as a great modern travel destination.
March 27, 2015
Many of these attractions are enjoyed from ground level, but what about heading ‘up’ for a change? When you walk out of an elevator to a 45th floor observation deck, your breath is immediately taken away as you understand the enormous scale of this megacity.
March 10, 2015
Tokyo Metropolitan Government Building Observatory offers one feature that is definitely different from any other observatories.
Many of you may already have heard of these observatories as the tourist attractions in Japan, situated on the 45th floor of Tokyo Metropolitan Government Building (202m/662ft above the ground) where you can enjoy the panoramic view of Tokyo.
October 3, 2014