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Lonely Planet's Best of Tokyo 2019 is your passport to the most relevant, up-to-date advice on what to see and skip, and what hidden discoveries await you. Sample the finest sushi or most satisfying bowl of noodles you'll ever taste, explore the neon nightlife of Shinjuku, and find the best view of Mt Fuji (or climb it and wait for sunrise) - all with your trusted travel companion.

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Inside Lonely Planet's Best of Tokyo 2019:

  • Full-colour images throughout
  • Highlights and itineraries help you tailor your trip to your personal needs and interests
  • Insider tips to save time and money and get around like a local, avoiding crowds and trouble spots
  • Essential info at your fingertips - hours of operation, phone numbers, websites, transit tips, prices
  • Honest reviews for all budgets - eating, sightseeing, going out, shopping, hidden gems that most guidebooks miss
  • Cultural insights provide a richer, more rewarding travel experience - covering history, art, food, wine, sport, landscapes, wildlife
  • Free, convenient pull-out map (included in print version), plus easy-to-use colour maps to help you explore
  • Covers Harajuku, Aoyama, Shibuya & Ebisu, Marunouchi, Nihombashi, Ginza & Tsukiji, Roppongi & Akasaka, Shinjuku, Ueno, Yanaka & Asakusa
The Perfect Choice: Lonely Planet's Best of Tokyo 2019, our easy-to-use guide, filled with inspiring and colourful photos, focuses on Tokyo's most popular attractions for those wanting to experience the best of the best.

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Pros
  • Concise and up-to-date (issued annually)
  • Light and small enough to carry around
  • Available as e-book
This is an excellent compendium for travellers preparing their next trip to Japan's capital. The city guide starts with an event calendar highlighting the most important matsuri (festivals), sports tournaments (e.g. sumo in January), exhibitions, conventions, and festivities for each month, handy not only to visitors but also to residents who'd like to plan ahead. "Top Days in Tokyo" offers a fun-packed four-day itinerary for those who'd like to make most of their short stay in Tokyo, while "Top Experiences" introduces the very best to see and to do, such as:
  • the Tsukiji Outer Market
  • shopping in Harajuku
  • walking tours on Omote-sandō with a particular focus on architecture, and in Yanaka
  • nights out in Shimo-Kitazawa as well as drinks with a view
  • sushi in Tokyo
  • Akihabara pop culture
  • and much more.
Other sections expand on dining out, shopping ("Treasure Hunt"), nightlife as well as cultural life ("Showtime"), all presented in great detail by neighbourhoods.

Featuring full-colour images throughout the book and pull-out maps, this is the essential guidebook we recommend to bring to your Tokyo trip: rich in essential info, up-to-date, yet light enough to carry around.

Thumbs up! I hope next year's edition will take the 2020 Olympics into account.
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Thanks for very helpful info.
Can i please ask a question? Due to my work I need to find some company that helps to organize different events, like weddings, vacations in Japan. Something like this
Home - Happy People . But a really good and the one that we can trust. Do you have smth in mind ? Will appreciate your help.

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Author
Rebecca Milner
Publisher
Lonely Planet
Year of publication
September 14, 2018
Number of pages
258
Price
USD 15.39
ISBN
978-1787011168
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