Tokyo fully enjoy 1 day, cat cafe, Maiji shrine, Inner garden, Takeshita street, Cotton candy, Crapes, Togo shrine, Ura-Harajuku, Omotesanfo, Memories alley, Godzilla head, Golden Gai, Hanazono shrine, Ramen!!

Tokyo fully enjoy 1 day, cat cafe, Meiji shrine, Inner garden, Takeshita street, Cotton candy, Crapes, Togo shrine, Ura-Harajuku, Omotesando , Memories alley, Godzilla head, Golden Gai, Hanazono shrine, Ramen!!

Godzilla head in Shinjuku

Hi I’m Nobu, I like traveling overseas and in Japan, visited 25 countries! 

I’m a National Government Licensed Guide Interpreter of English for 8 years.

For the people who are interested in and planning trip to Japan , 

I show you hidden local information which you have never seen and heard of through books and ordinary site!

You will find unexpected fun through my articles!

Our itineraries are below.

Tokyo Station

Tokyo station
Tokyo station

Opened in 1872. The current building was constructed in 1914.

Although Tokyo is the most advanced city in Japan, it is the most retro station in Japan.

Harajuku,Cat Cafe

Cat cafe in Harajuku

We enjoyed a cat cafe in Harajuku.

980 yen for 30 minutes, all-you-can-drink.

Bait is 100 yen and many cats gather around when you have food.

Meiji Shrine

Inner garden of Meiji shrine

The largest Shinto shrine in Tokyo.

The torii gate at the entrance is a landmark.

It’s surrounded by 100000 big trees , very quiet.

Japanese irises in the inner garden

The inner garden was a gift from Emperor Meiji to the Empress.

The Japanese irises are blooming beautifully!


Bonsai exhibition of Meiji shrine

We can see Bonsai, the miniature potted trees here.

These are well trimmed.


Lunch in Meiji shrine

We had lunch at the restaurant in Meiji shrine.

We enjoyed Katsu ( fried pork)curry!

Takeshita Street

Takeshita street

A trendy street for young people.

Always full of elementary and junior high school students.

Rainbow-colored cotton candy

Rainbow cotton candy in Harajuku
Rainbow cotton candy

This is one of the most popular sweets in Takeshita street!

It’s 1000 yen but huge!


Crapes in Takeshita street

Crape is the popular sweets here in Takeshita street too.

The history is longer than cotton candy!

Togo Shrine

Togo shrine

This is a quiet shrine just 1 minute walk from Takeshita street.

The Japanese garden is very beautiful and has a pond with many Koi fish!



Ura-Harajuku is a high teen ager town with many hip hop style stores!

We found ET here!

Omotesando Street

Omotesando street

The main street leading to Meiji Shrine.

Both sides are lined with famous brands from all over the world.

Memories Yokocho( Alley)

Omoide alley in Shinjuku

This narrow street is filled with tiny restaurants.

It’s started after WW 2 as a black market.

The atmosphere is still as it was built.

Godzilla Head

Godzilla head in Shinjuku

We visited Godzilla Head and enjoyed the roars of him.

He roars every 1 hour just!

Golden Gai bars town

Golden Gai in Shinjuku

There are 250 tiny bars this area.

It’s started as a black market after WW2.

The system is you pay the seat fee( 1000 yen) and pay at each glass!

Hanazono Shrine

Hanazono shrine in Shinjuku

This is a beautiful shrine in Shinjuku.

There are many Torii gates!


Ramen restaurant
Dipping ramen

Finally we enjoyed early dinner Ramen at YOKOHAMAKE-KEI ramen restaurant!

It’s a mix broth of soy source and park bones.

It’s very good!!

Why don’t you try ‘Tokyo fully enjoy 1 day ‘ tour?

You can enjoy traditional and modern Japan both!!
I’m Nobu, one heart enjoy together!!!

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>Enjoy Tokyo and Japan as locals do!

Enjoy Tokyo and Japan as locals do!

TOKYO travel TIPS is the site which offers local updated information of Tokyo and Japan. There are many traditional, modern culture , festivals and beautiful nature in Tokyo and Japan. We want to share with travel beginners and repeaters to Tokyo and Japan! Let’s enjoy as locals do!