Existing Member?


There are [11] photos and [29] stories tagged with "tokyo".

See more photos tagged with "tokyo" >

Tokyo's newest animal cafe - hedgehogs!

JAPAN | Sat, 16 Apr 2016 | By kurenai | Views [554]

There has been a lot of interest in the newly opened hedgehog café in Tokyo. I figured while I was in the area I should see what all the fuss was about. Harry is on the second floor of Ms.Bunny, the rabbit café, in Roppongi. It is incredibly ... Read more >

Tags: animal cafe, hedgehog cafe, hedgehogs, japan, tokyo

Photos: Tsukiji Fish Market and Royal Imperial Palace (Kōkyo)

JAPAN | Mon, 5 Oct 2015 | By monika | Photo Gallery

Another sightseeing trip in Tokyo
See all 13 photos >>

Tags: kyuko, sightseeing, tokyo, tsukiji

Photos: Tokyo Tower

JAPAN | Sun, 4 Oct 2015 | By monika | Photo Gallery

A visit to Tokyo Tower (332.6 m high)
See all 11 photos >>

Tags: sightseeing, tokyo, tokyo tower

TOKYO: Meeting Chatou & Chasing Cherry Blossoms

JAPAN | Fri, 24 Apr 2015 | By vivi_and_robrob | Views [1285] | Comments [2]

Hello, Helo, Hola and Konnichiwa! We are here in Japan and loving it, here are a few of the things that have happened so far.. Walking like a zombie pack horse from the redeye flight from Colombo, Sri Lanka, towards the immigration desk, ... Read more >

Tags: action, advntrs, japan, japan2015, tokyo

Japanese Tourism Promoted by Cats

JAPAN | Mon, 22 Dec 2014 | By margaretsw | Views [4144]

From   Hello Kitty   to Mary the cat who loves boxes, Japanese have shown the world that their fascination with the four-legged creatures knows no boundaries. So,   it was only a matter of time for marketeers to take advantage ... Read more >

Tags: cats, japan, tokyo, tourism

Photos: My Scholarship entry - Tokyo to Kyoto: A very Japanese adventure

JAPAN | Fri, 31 Oct 2014 | By nickjackson | Photo Gallery | Scholarship Entry

Japan is a country I’ve always wanted to travel to. I wanted to learn more about the culture, visit the ancient temples and see the beautiful cherry blossom first hand. The latter seemed a good place to start my research as my trip would be timed perfectly ... Read more >
See all 5 photos >>

Tags: 2014 travel photography scholarship, asia, asian, fuji, geisha, japan, japanese, kyoto, mount, tokyo

fish markets at 4am

JAPAN | Fri, 18 Apr 2014 | By traceybeans | Views [680] | Comments [1]

Unceremoniously dragged out of the hostel at 3:50am, I clutched on to my bottle of hot-beverage-vaguely-resembling-coffee that we purchased prior to departure at the nearby convenience store, trying not to shiver in the cold while the boys tried to ... Read more >

Tags: food, japan, markets, sashimi, tokyo, tsukiji

Life in Japan

JAPAN | Fri, 3 Feb 2012 | By shannarchy | Views [723]

My current location is Japan; at the moment I am studying Japanese as an exchange student. At my school in Montana, I study politics and history, here that isn't really an option, but I have wanted to see Asia since I was a young child and when ... Read more >

Tags: culture shock, expectations, japan, new experiences, study abroad, tokyo

Nomads on the Road - Alicia Explores Japan

JAPAN | Tue, 10 Jan 2012 | By nomads-news | Views [4645]

Alicia Smith is the Programs Marketing Manager at World Nomads and recently returned from adventures on the road.  Where did you go?  I went to Japan. We had 10 days to explore so decided to just pick two cities and spend some time getting to know ... Read more >

Tags: food, japan, kyoto, nomads on the road, tokyo, travel

Photos: Japan

JAPAN | Tue, 5 Apr 2011 | By megh05 | Photo Gallery

See all 50 photos >>

Tags: exchange, hiroshima, japan, kyoto, tokyo, travel

Photos: Tokyo, Japan

JAPAN | Sun, 5 Dec 2010 | By aida_aiko | Photo Gallery

See all 34 photos >>

Tags: japan, tokyo

The Introduction

UNITED KINGDOM | Wed, 3 Nov 2010 | By luke_collings | Views [561]

We all throughout our lives have a long list of things we'd like to do and choices to make. Whether we actually get around to doing those things or make the right choices is another thing all together. I know that one thing for sure is that I've had ... Read more >

Tags: cycle tour, estate agent, kichijoji, london, majorca, real estate, shimano alfine, thorn bicycle, tokyo, touring

X JAPAN World Tour: Live in Yokohama ~ August 14, 2010

JAPAN | Tue, 17 Aug 2010 | By kurenai | Views [4306] | Comments [1]

X Japan FEVER: Live in YOKOHAMA ~ 2010.08.14   I consider myself blessed to have not only been able to visit the hide Museum (while it was open), go to both the X Japan Reunion concert in 2008 and the 10 th anniversary hide Memorial Summit ... Read more >

Tags: concert, japan, jrock, live, tokyo, visual kei, x japan, yokohama

A Shit? Why Yes I Am

JAPAN | Thu, 22 Apr 2010 | By kitschey | Views [739] | Comments [2]

Okay, so the honest to God truth is that I hate writing in this thing. It's not that I don't like to update all you nice folk; I do like to let everyone know what's up. It's just that I already write in my journal old-school style... pen and paper, kids.... Read more >

Tags: busan, pilgrimage, south korea, tokyo

Culture Shock in Japan

JAPAN | Fri, 18 Dec 2009 | By travel-tips | Views [14721]

When visiting a new place, some level of culture shock is inevitable. You are surrounded by a different culture - the traditions, cuisine, mannerisms, beliefs may all be foreign to you. However, this "culture shock" is in essence one of ... Read more >

Tags: crowds, holiday, japan, japanese food, karaoke, tokyo, trains, transportation

Last Memories of Japan... OR How to Be Naked With Old Ladies... OR How to Spot a Cross-Dresser 101

JAPAN | Thu, 1 Oct 2009 | By hannahandemma | Views [2086] | Comments [7]

OK. So last time we left off, we had climbed down a mountain and encountered the wrath of Buddha. If you thought that Japan was done with us, you were wrong.    As everyone keeps telling me, onsens are part of the Japanese experience. You can't go ... Read more >

Tags: japan, maid cafe, onsen, tokyo

My first time in a...

JAPAN | Fri, 14 Aug 2009 | By koudee | Views [801] | Comments [2]

A electric tingle shot down my fingers as I rolled the choice over in my mind. What would happen if my parents found out!? "Its japan, no~one has to know .". I felt the anticipation reach across my gut and tighten. "You’re growing up"... Read more >

Tags: gundam, japan, tokyo

My FIRST Baseball experience in Tokyo-Japan

JAPAN | Tue, 26 May 2009 | By treefrog | Views [1522]

Japanese people take their sports activities very seriously, and baseball is no exception, it’s a very big event for them. I got 2 season tickets to the Giants vs. Swallows game held at Tokyo dome as a present from one of my students. The ... Read more >

Tags: baseball, janaline smalman, japan, tokyo, travel

to tokyo and kyoto and…

JAPAN | Sun, 12 Apr 2009 | By itinerant | Views [644]

It isn't so long ago that I went to Istanbul, and although—to enhance my experience—I read Orhan Pamuk ahead of my departure and Pierre Loti while in Istanbul, the memories of the time spent there are fading, leaving behind static images of this ... Read more >

Tags: istanbul, japan, kyoto, tokyo

Tokyo and Nikko

JAPAN | Sat, 8 Nov 2008 | By george | Views [7489]

Konnichiwa! I foolishly arrived in Japan knowing only one word in Japanese, and since that was 'sayonara' ('goodbye'), it wasn't exactly the most useful starting point for a conversation! But though English isn't very confidently spoken ... Read more >

Tags: japan, nikko, rail pass, tokyo

Search all content for "tokyo" >  or See all Tags >

View more stories tagged with "tokyo"
1 2 Next >


Browse Writers


Pin yourself on our World Map.

Random Photo

by cheken, Views[174]

by cheken | Views [174]

Random Photo

by vagrant, Views[120]

by vagrant | Views [120]

Random Photo

by liekevanbeek, Views[103]

by liekevanbeek | Views [103]

World Nomads on

World Nomads on