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Tokyo

  • Tokyo Tower and the Tokyo skyline, Japan
Tokyo Tower and the Tokyo skyline
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The super modern Tokyo Metropolis is the world's most populated urban area with 35 million people living in Greater Tokyo. Tokyo has something for everyone.

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Wikipedia - Tokyo

Shinjuku and Mount Fuji
Panoramic view of Shinjuku and Mount Fuji taken from Bunkyo Civic Center

Tokyo, officially Tokyo Metropolis, is one of the 47 prefectures of Japan. It is located on the eastern side of the main island Honshū and includes the Izu Islands and Ogasawara Islands. Tokyo Metropolis was formed in 1943 from the merger of the former Tokyo Prefecture (Tokyo-fu) and the city of Tokyo. Tokyo is the capital of Japan, the center of the Greater Tokyo Area, and the largest metropolitan area of Japan. It is the seat of the Japanese government and the Imperial Palace, and the home of the Japanese Imperial Family. ... read more

Wikitravel - Tokyo

Sensoji Temple, Asakusa, Tokyo
Sensoji Temple, Asakusa

Tōkyō (東京) is the capital of Japan. At over 12 million people in the official metropolitan area alone, Tokyo is the core of the most populated urban area in the world, Greater Tokyo (which has a population of 35 million people). This huge, wealthy and fascinating metropolis brings high-tech visions of the future side by side with glimpses of old Japan, and has something for everyone. ... read more

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