Something of a shameless tourist trap, this 1958-vintage tower remains a beloved symbol of the city's post-WWII rebirth. At 333m it's...
One of the most important temples of the Jōdō (Pure Land) sect of Buddhism, Zōjō-ji dates from 1393 and was the funerary temple of the...
The main gate of the temple Zōjō-ji was built in 1605. Its three sections are designed to symbolise the three stages one must pass...
With decor that is a cut above the other yodelling parlours, Pasela offers six floors of karaoke rooms (including swanky VIP suites), an...
Tokyo Curry Lab
Curry rice is like baked beans on toast – a comfort food beloved of nearly all Japanese. This neatly designed outlet, tucked under the...
4-4-13 Shiba-kōen · interesting places nearby
One of Tokyo’s most gracious restaurants is located in a former sake brewery (moved from northern Japan), with an exquisite traditional garden, in the shadow of Tokyo Tower. Seasonal preparations of tofu and accompanying dishes are served in the refined kaiseki (Japanese haute cuisine) style. Make reservations well in advance.