Ginza is perhaps the most famous neighbourhood in Tokyo and home to lots of action and very large Japanese department stores such as Matsuya and Mitsukoshi.
The 115 million square metres Imperial Palace Tokyo is only actually open two days a year – January 2 and on the emperor’s birthday which is now February 23.
A Yakatabune is a privately owned rather fancy Japanese boat.
This is one of Tokyo’s most popular and most colourful temples and one of the most popular places to visit in Tokyo.
Tokyo Skytree is now the tallest tower in Tokyo at 634 metres tall vs the 333 metres of Tokyo Tower.