In Photos: The Snowy Streets of Tokyo, Japan
While the heavy snowfall did cause disruptions to normal life, it also allowed shutterbugs to capture Tokyo blanketed in snow.
Is Tokyo the Best-Designed City in the World?
Tokyo, the world’s largest city, is widely considered as one of the best-designed places in the world. You can see examples of its good design everywhere - in streets and parks, in shops and offices and, most of all, in homes.
Take a drive around Tokyo right now!
Ever seen photos of Tokyo but wondered would it looks like when actually driving through it? This next video allows you to do just that, seeing all the urban landscape and interesting buildings as a tour. Enjoy your tour of Tokyo! Take a drive around Tokyo right now!
Tokyo’s Superb Subway System is Literally Like No Other
The subway systems of New York, London, and Seoul are all bigger than Tokyo’s subway system. They all have more stations and cover bigger distances. And yet, Japan has mastered the art of mass transportation.
View the Weird & Wonderful Cars of the Tokyo Motor Show!
The Tokyo Motor Show is held biennially and attracts motoring fans and journalists from all over the world. It also gives us mere mortals the opportunity to see what the big Japanese manufacturers are up to.
If You Ever Lose Something In Tokyo, Don’t Worry…
Imagine losing your wallet in Tokyo. In frustration, you’d might think there’s no chance of finding it in the 37 million person Japanese capital. However, you’d be wrong.
Residents of Tokyo Take Snowman-Building to the Next Level
When an extra heavy snowfall this year resulted in Tokyo being frozen underneath a layer of cold whiteness, the residents of the city shook off the paralysis and got to work making snowmen .
How Challenging Was It to Plan the Tokyo Olympics?
The Olympics of 2020 - now 2021 - are about to be kicked off in Tokyo, Japan and we couldn’t be more excited. Preparing a city for hosting the Olympic games is no easy feat at any time, and the Covid-19 pandemic made the challenge even greater.
This Tokyo Artist Is a Wiz at Speed Drawing...
The artist who created the following sketches is Tokyo-based illustrator who goes by the name 'Hama-House'. In his regular life, he makes graphics for television shows, ads the like.
Why the Tokyo Olympics Are History’s Most EXPENISVE Games
When Tokyo was bid to host the Summer Olympics of 2020, the cost estimate was $7.3 billion. As of March of 2021, experts estimate the summer games’ cost would be a whopping $26 billion.
Illustrator Shows How Everyday People Are Olympians Too
The Tokyo 2020 Olympics are now over, but many of us are still reeling from the incredible performances of the incredibly impressive athletes who participated.
It's Amazing What an Artist Can Do With a Humble Bookend
Tokyo-based designer, Monde, is not like everyone else. He's found a way to use bookends as tools for transporting bookworms to another world. He has called his project "bookshelf dioramas", referencing the fact that he turned bookends into miniature models.
This is What Life Was Like in Japan Over a Century Ago!
This old film of 1913-1915 Tokyo is one such way. Take a look at this amazing footage! 1913-1915: Views of Tokyo, Japan travel, interesting, youtube, baba recommends, past, Japan, footage, Tokyo, 1913, 1915 Ever wish that you could travel back in time to see what Japan was like over a century ago?
Japan to Welcome the 2020 Olympics in a Magnificent Way
In 2020, it’ll be Japan’s turn to host the Olympic Games for the first time since 1964, when Tokyo unveiled a grand arena Nippon Budokan and the Shinkansen bullet train, both created specifically to host the Olympics.
What's More Beautiful Than Snowfall in Gorgeous Japan?
Unlike northern Japan, Tokyo doesn’t see much snow during winter. So, when the citizens of the Japanese capital awoke one November morning recently to a city covered in pure, brilliant snow, they were so excited.
Adorable - Japan's Biggest Cat Café!
There's a huge cat café in Tokyo, Japan, that's just too cute to be true! This relaxing and cute place is located in Kabukicho, in the Shinjuku area of the Japanese capital. Here you can see over 30 varieties of cats and sip on some coffee or read a book surrounded by cute felines.
The Secret Lives of Japanese Street Cats
Tokyo based photographer Masayuki Oki does just that - only his subjects are cats! Armed with his camera, Masayuki follows the footsteps of stray cats, and the snapshots he comes out with are adorable, funny, strange, or a combination of them all.
This Hand-Painted Japanese Candy Is TOO Pretty to Eat
It's called Amezaiku Candy Art, and it's located in Tokyo. Japan. It's a wonder how the candy artists at Amezaiku Candy Art create such beautiful figurines of animals from simple blobs of sugar and food coloring. This Hand-Painted Japanese Candy Is TOO Pretty to EAT!
Japan in 600,000 Mega-Pixel - Amazing!
If you've always dreamed of visiting Tokyo, here's your chance to see it up close and personal, zooming in on anything you want. This 600,000 mega pixel photos will allow you to zoom in to incredible amount of detail, using just you mouse wheel to zoom in and out.
There is a Wrong Way to Eat Sushi, and a Right Way!
Welcome to the restaurant of one of Tokyo’s top sushi chefs, Naomichi Yasuda, a jovial man who is excited to show all of us amateur sushi eaters the right way to enjoy this Japanese delicacy.
Have You Ever Seen Japan Through the Eyes of a Cat?
Yuletide in Tokyo View this post on Instagram A post shared by Traveling Cat (@the.traveling.cats) on Dec 24, 2017 at 5:17am PST 10. Though the sakura bloom in spring is breathtaking, so are the maples in autumn!
15 Incredible Images of Real Life on Japan's Streets
H/T: boredpanda.com Click here for more Beautiful Photos of Japan 15 Images from the Wonderful Streets of Japan beautiful, photography, Japan, Tokyo, Kyoto, streets, Osaka, urban life Life on the streets of Japan is so vivid and varied that you will be moved to want to visit, when you look at these
15 Powerful Photos Capturing the Drama of Nature
Devotion by Patrick Ems Image Source: Tokyo International Foto Awards Greenland dogs awaiting a new journey into the endless white. Ilulissat, Greenland. 2.
15 Photos That Show Why There’s Nothing Purer Than Nature
Photographer: Kazuaki Koseki Image credit: Tokyo International Foto Awards Fireflies fly around a summer forest in Japan. 2. Heaven On Earth (Nature, Gold).