Current Time


user posts + reviews

  • Font Size:  A A A
Start a Discussion

Tokyo User Posts + Reviews

Need some advice or have your own recommendations? This is the place to ask questions, share tips, and sound off about Tokyo.
Sort By:

Purchases in Tokyo

Hi - what is the best way to pay for goods and services in Japan? My credit card company charges a 1% transaction fee on all purchases. Should I get yen in the U.S. before I leave? ...more

Children's Destinations in Tokyo

We'll be in Tokyo (Aoyama is our lodging spot,) for nearly 4 weeks, 27 June to 21 July.Children are G-11 and B-9.What things/sites/activities can readers suggest?Thanks,Rmore

August Holiday in Tokyo

Hey there, Is there anyone that can give me soem travel tip and ideas what the main tourist attractions is in Toky in August, me and my friend will be in Tokyo for one week and there is...more


If you have the time while in Tokyo, I strongly suggest you take an hour or so train ride outside of the city to Kamakura to see the giant Buddah. It is a stunning a peaceful site.   more

Amazing food in Tokyo

As a native New Yorker, I was surprised and impressed by the consistently good quality of the food at most any restaurant in Tokyo. I found myself in an upscale mall one day with...more

Secret to ATM Cash Withdrawals in Japan

Most Japanese or expats know that the Japanese bank's ATM machines are one of the few in the world that is not connected to the Star/Plus or any other "foreign" networks...more

Check the weather

Before going to Mt.Fuji, check the weather. If it is not clear, schedule for a day that is clear. The views are inspiring on a good day, disappointing when it's cloudy.   more

Travel Tip

Probably my best travel tip for those of us traveling outside the borders of our own country is to check on potential fees assessed by different credit card companies regarding how they...more

Kappabashi Shopping Center

This is a great place to visit if you are in the mood to take pieces of Tokyo with you for your kitchen, table, etc. Here you can find blocks and blocks of all sort of stuff for home,...more

Maximize your time

While most Americans eat dinner around 6pm or 7pm, hold out with a snack and get by at least til 8pm. Most retail stores city-wide close at 8pm and the only thing left open are bars...more

Results 1-10 of 34  |   1 2 3 4 next
*The Daily Traveler: The day's best travel tips, secrets, and news that won't wait.



I understand and agree that registration on or use of this site constitutes agreement to its User Agreement, Privacy Policy, and Mobile Terms and Conditions.

iPhone App:

Create personalized postcards out of your favorite travel photos!

Learn More ›
Subscribe to our free RSS feeds:

Get the latest destinations picks, hot hotel lists, travel deals and blog posts automatically added to your newsreader or your personalized homepage.

Learn More ›


Special Advertisement

Contests, Sweepstakes & Promotions