Nomadic Notes Blog Posts
Green spaces of Tokyo – Visiting gardens and green spaces of Tokyo.
Notes on Tokyo: Godzilla, hi-tech toilets, packed subways, fugu fish – Notes on my visit to Tokyo from 2007.
Tokyo Hotels – Search for discount hotels in Tokyo.
Japan is famous for capsule hotels, which is something I wanted to try for myself. Here is my experience of sleeping in a capsule hotel.
Go Tokyo – Official travel guide from the Tokyo Convention and Visitiors Bureau.
Tokyo Cheapo – A guide to visiting and living in Tokyo on the cheap. List the cheapest restaurants, hotels, entertainment and shopping.
Sunnypages.jp – Discover cool and traditional Tokyo spots beyond the guidebook recommendations by word-of-mouth reviews.
Exploring Tokyo – Tourist’s guide to Tokyo Japan. Maps sights and tourist attractions, points of interest, shrines, temples, gardens, parks, and dining.
Tokyo Direct Guide – Highlights of Tokyo written by a local.
Time Out Tokyo – Listing restaurants, films, gigs, clubs, things to do and places to see.
Tokyo Stroller – A guide to navigating Tokyo with kids.
Tokyo Art Beat – Art and design galleries and events around the city.
Tokyo Mango – Lisa Katayama’s personal blog about the city that brought you Godzilla, Gundam, all-you-can-eat shabu shabu, and panty vending machines.
ShootTokyo – Photography blog of Tokyo.
Tokyo Times – Photo blog of an expat who arrived in 1998.
Tokyoholic – Russian expat blogging about expat life in Tokyo.
Articles About Tokyo
The best 50 things to do in Tokyo – A great summary of sights and activities in Tokyo, by youcouldtravel.com.
Tokyo’s long lines lead to magic (and life-changing ramen) – On an impromptu trip to Tokyo, without a single reservation in hand, food writer Helen Rosner explores the Japanese art of standing in line.
Shibuya246 – Tokyo blog posts from the Japan-wide blog.
Tokyo Travel – Archive of Tokyo articles from muza-chan.net.
Tokyo travel guide: how to plan for the trip you’ll remember forever – lifetailored.com.
5 must see districts in Tokyo – By contentedtraveller.com.
10 Things You Have To Do in Tokyo – By everintransit.com.
Things to do in Tokyo on a budget – ooaworld.com.
Tokyo Food File – Food writer and restaurant reviewer for the Japan Times blogging about the best places to eat in Tokyo.
Food Sake Tokyo – A chef’s guide to the best food in Tokyo.
Tokyo Burger Blog – A burger quest to find the best hamburgers in Tokyo…and beyond.
Every amazing thing you’ve heard about Japanese convenience stores is true – Fried chicken, onigiri, and a wild candy selection — Tokyo’s conbini are havens of 24/7 snacking.
Tokyo Cheapo Podcast – Listen to the Cheapo podcast to get the latest tips on doing Tokyo on a budget.
Tokyo Photo Gallery – Photo gallery of my visits to Tokyo.
These photos are why I’m trapped in Tokyo forever now – Photo essay of a visit to Tokyo by Damjan Cvetkov-Dimitrov, who stayed at the Nakagin Capsule Tower.
360Cities: Tokyo Tower Gigapixel Panorama – High-resolution 360° panoramic photo of Tokyo, shot in September 2012.