Opened in June 2014, the 52-storey, 247m Toranomon Hills complex, topped by the Andaz Hotel, is Mori Buildings' latest modification of...
One of Tokyo’s most elegant and tasteful museums is named after Kikuchi Tomo, whose collection of contemporary Japanese ceramics wowed...
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...
Once a sushi shop and some vacant land, Janome is the base for the 'Little Tokyo' project which combines a quirky cool cafe, bar,...
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...
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Japan Sword information
If you're after a samurai sword or weaponry, this venerable place sells the genuine article – including antique sword guards and samurai helmets dating from the Edo period – as well as convincing replicas crafted by hand. Be sure to enquire about export and transport restrictions.