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Tokyo, the capital of Japan, is vibrant as a city that leads Japan and the world. One of the attractions of Tokyo is that people from various regions and countries gather and interact with each other, and there is a tendency for many cultures to merge and to create new things. The Imperial Palace and Japanese state institutions are gathered together, occupying a particularly important position in Japan.

Climate (temperature / precipitation)



Source:Japan Metrogical Agency

The average annual temperature is about 15 ° C. Urban climate where summer is hot and humid while strong monsoons and dry sunny days in winter.

Cost of living


Foods recommended by locals


pic_dummy.pngJapanese food "sushi" is now popular overseas. The sushi made by sushi chefs is excellent. You can enjoy various kinds of sushi.


pic_dummy.pngIn Ryogoku, Tokyo, there are hot pot restaurants for wrestlers to strengthen their bodies. A nutritious pot will rejuvenate your mind and body!

Famous places / spots recommended by locals

Tokyo skytree

pic_dummy.pngYou can see the observation deck overlooking the city center and Mt. Fuji in a sunny day. There are also Tokyo Solamachi, a planetarium; and, an aquarium, so you can enjoy it all day long.
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pic_dummy.pngThere are many commercial facilities such as DiverCity Tokyo, where you can see life-sized Gundam; and, Venus Fort. You can also enjoy the sea breeze of Odaiba on a rental cycle.
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