Harajuku is a popular shopping neighborhood in Tokyo and also known as the hub for Japanese pop culture. We highly recommend checking out this unique neighborhood in central Tokyo. These are our top 20 things to do in Harajuku, with a map included!
Looking for a Harajuku food tour? Look no further! When we came across Arigato Japan Food Tours’ “Crazy, Cute, Kawaii Food Tour” of Harajuku that promised “the craziest – artsy lunch imaginable”, we knew we had to see for ourselves!
Asakusa is an old-fashioned district in Tokyo, Japan and home to Tokyo’s oldest temple, making it a popular tourist area. With plenty of things to d, you could easily spend a whole day exploring Asakusa and its surrounding areas. Map included!
Shibuya is a shopping and entertainment district in central Tokyo and exactly what your Lost in Translation dreams are made of. There are plenty of things to do in Shibuya, especially if you enjoy shopping or people watching. Map included!
The birthplace of tonkotsu ramen and known for its yatai food stalls, Fukuoka is the perfect city destination in Japan for foodies. There are plenty of things to do in Fukuoka that make the city worth visiting.
When figuring out where to stay in Fukuoka, you’ll want to be close to the city center. Canal City Fukuoka Washington Hotel is just a 10 minute walk from Hakata Station and attached to Canal City Hakata, providing a fun and convenient place to stay in Fukuoka.
Hiroshima is a surreal city to visit. Though never forgotten, the people of Hiroshima have rebuilt the city from the ground up since the tragic bombing. Today, Hiroshima is a flourishing major city in Japan with plenty of things to do.
Accessories may seem unnecessary, but when you’re traveling it’s important to keep your electronics protected at all costs. Check out these must have travel tech accessories for your computer, camera, tablet, and smartphone.
With rooms available for all budgets, we highly recommend staying at WIRED Hotel in Asakusa, especially if you’re a first time visitor to Tokyo! This local community hotel will make your trip one to remember.
Whether it’s your first or fourth time visiting Tokyo, Akihabara is a must visit neighborhood conveniently located in central Tokyo. With a variety of things to do and see, Akihabara is one of Tokyo’s most lively entertainment and retail districts that deserves a visit.