The new-look guide is also packed with photographs and illustrations leading you straight to the best attractions. The new-look guide is also packed with photographs and illustrations leading you straight to the best attractions on offer. Learn the must-sees of this amazing capital city. Floor plans and guided visitor information for major museums. The ideal travel companion, full of insider advice on what to see and do, plus detailed itineraries and comprehensive maps for exploring this cultured and unique nation. Written by Tokyo resident Mark Robinson, this lovely book is a collection of evocatively-written vignettes — complemented by gorgeous photography by Masashi Kuma — featuring eight izakayas Japanese-style pubs in Tokyo. Whatever your interest, this city has it all - from futuristic architecture to preserved jewels like the Senso-ji Temple; the thriving traditional theatre and sumo wrestling scenes; unique shopping and sophisticated cuisine.
Inside Top 10 Tokyo: - Nine easy-to-follow itineraries, perfect for a day trip, a weekend or a week - Top 10 lists showcase Tokyo's best attractions, covering Edo-Tokyo Museum, Tokyo Skytree, Senso-ji Temple, Koishikawa Korakuen Garden and more - Free laminated pull-out map of Tokyo, plus seven full-colour area maps - In-depth neighbourhood guides explore Tokyo's most interesting areas , with the best places for shopping, going out and sightseeing - Colour-coded chapters divided by area make it easy to find information quickly and plan your day - Essential travel tips include our expert choices of where to stay, eat, shop and sightsee, plus useful transport, visa and health information - Colour maps help you navigate with ease - Covers Central Tokyo; Ginza; Ueno, Asakusa and Oshiage; Roppongi and Akasaka; Aoyama, Harajuku and Shibuya; Shinjuku and more Staying for longer and looking for a more comprehensive guide to the city? Focusing on the top tourist sites, the floor plans of museums and historical sites are better than any detailed description of the site. Explore the world with a trusty guidebook. Winner of the Top Guidebook Series in the Wanderlust Reader Travel Awards 2017. Human history is a story of travel. A book that has been read but is in good condition.
This book, however, is only a shadow of what the good ones I used years ago offered. We publish guides to more than 200 destinations around the world, from handy pocket-sized city guides to comprehensive country guides. Despite the fact that more and more travelers are turning to apps and the Internet for their travel information check out our article on , travel guidebooks can also be a great resource. Illustrated cutaway 3-D drawings of important sights. For more about Wi-Fi in Japan, check out our article on. In 2005, I first moved from New York City to Tokyo to study Japanese, and living in Tokyo changed my life, leading me to want to dedicate my life to helping others really experience Japan, the way I have been able to do so! Format Paperback Publication Date 2013-03-18 Language English Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishing, Incorporated Publication Year 20130000 Additional Details Illustrated Yes Dimensions Weight 14.
Detailed listings will guide you to the best hotels, restaurants, bars and shops for all budgets, whilst detailed practical information will help you to get around, whether by train, bus or car. Take a guided Tokyo walking tour, bathe in hot springs, hike Japan's mountainous interior or visit peaceful temples: everything you need to know is clearly laid out within colour-coded chapters. When it comes to general travel guidebooks, having up-to-date information is key more so than for specialty guidebooks. Enjoy the best of Japan with this comprehensive travel guide. If one were to do an extended monthlong or more visit to Tokyo you'd want a more comprehensive book, but for a quick trip this lists the highlights.
Winner of the Top Guidebook Series in the Wanderlust Reader Travel Awards 2017. Top 10 lists showcase the best places to visit in Tokyo, from the splendid Senso-ji Temple to the shops and skyscrapers of Shinjuku. Admire the world's largest collection of Japanese art and archaeology at the Tokyo National Museum, watch a traditional Kabuki show, explore the historic Imperial Palace Grounds or admire cherry blossoms in Ueno Park. Rely on dozens of Top 10 lists - from the Top 10 museums to the Top 10 events and festivals - there's even a list of the Top 10 things to avoid. Guided walking tours, local drink and dining specialties to try, things to do, and places to eat, drink, and shop by area. The current edition is so incomplete as to be more of a handicap than an asset while travelling. .
You'll find detailed listings of the best hotels, restaurants, bars, and shops for all budgets in this fully updated guide, plus insider tips on everything from where to find the best markets and nightspots to which attractions appeal most to children. Go with Lonely Planet instead. But I don't have anything that I'm super excited to check out on my list yet. Experience Tokyo, Kyoto, and the rest of Japan's exciting cities. Illustrated cutaway 3-D drawings of important sights.
Filled with expert advice, beautiful photographs, and detailed illustrations, our highly visual guides show you what others only tell you. Winner of the Top Guidebook Series in the Wanderlust Reader Travel Awards 2017. I purchased the 2013 edition and it made no mention of possibly the most popular attraction in Tokyo--the SkyTree, which has now been open for nearly a full year, and has been the world's tallest freestanding transmission tower for longer than that. Delivery time: 3 - 5 working days Delivery cost: 2. With detailed street maps, itineraries and a wealth of practical tips and information, you can easily discover the very best things to do in Tokyo.
This is especially helpful for when I return from the trip and cannot always remember what is in my personal photograph. Hotel and restaurant info is sketchy, but that's what Frommers and Fodors are for. The authors of the books below are knowledgeable and passionate about their topics, which makes them more fun to read than typical guidebooks. Detailed listings will guide you to the best hotels, restaurants, bars, and shops for all budgets, while detailed practical information will help you to get around, whether by train, bus, or car. Detailed listings will guide you to the best hotels, restaurants, bars and shops for all budgets, whilst detailed practical information will help you to get around, whether by train, bus or car.
With detailed street maps, itineraries and a wealth of practical tips and information, you can easily discover the very best things to do in Tokyo. I'm confident I'll have a great time. Very minimal damage to the cover including scuff marks, but no holes or tears. A typical trip involves multiple lines so the odds were excellent that for us, the lines we needed were missing from the map, making the guidebook just a very expensive brick to carry around. Whatever your interest, this city has it all - from futuristic architecture to preserved jewels like the Senso-ji Temple; the thriving traditional theatre and sumo wrestling scenes; unique shopping and sophisticated cuisine. Expert travel writers and researchers provide independent editorial advice, recommendations, and reviews.
I feel like it really does what it says on the tin and gives you lots of top 10 lists with brief descriptions and has a handy map, so it is good for a quick glance if you don't want to do too much research before you go. Detailed listings will guide you to the best hotels, restaurants, bars and shops for all budgets, whilst detailed practical information will help you to get around, whether by train, bus or car. Target Audience Group Trade Classification Method Dewey Decimal 915. If for any reason — budget, dates, or otherwise — your travel requirements are not a good match for our service, we may still be able to help. From the bustle and contrasting tranquility found in Tokyo, to the beauty of the old imperial capital of Kyoto and the majestic peaks of Mount Fuji, Japan offers something for everyone. Our travel writers report on what to see, eat, drink and do around the world, while the very best photographs and illustrations bring cities, regions and countries to life. This year they have been given a stunning new look that you will love even more.