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Tokyo is the enormous and wealthy capital of , overflowing with culture, commerce and, most of all, people. The core of the most populated urban area in the world, Tokyo is a fascinating and dynamic metropolis that mixes foreign influences, consumer culture and global business along with remnants of the capital of old Japan.

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is a central ward of , known as the metropolis' second center.
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is 's "Electric Town", located on the eastern side of the central ward.
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Ward is the center of and in many ways the center of all .
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is a ward in central . The name means "port", referring to its seaside location, although due to reclamation many areas in the district are quite far from the sea these days.
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The district of , literally "Silver Mint", is in the ward.
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For the young and fashionable teenager, spending time in on the weekends is practically a necessity.
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is a central ward in . While the name literally means "Center", this ward loses out in prestige to neighboring , home to the Emperor among others.
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is a shopping and eating district popular with a lot of young .
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Haneda Airport, officially known as Tokyo International Airport, in the suburb of , is the second busiest airport in all Asia despite a majority of flights being domestic.
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If you want to get a feel for old , in the district is a good place to start.
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is in western , and is the most populous and the second largest of the city's 23 wards.
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Bunkyō is in , north of the Imperial Palace. The name means roughly "Capital of Culture" and, indeed, it's best known as the home of the sprawling University of Tokyo and a series of aristocratic parks and villas.
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Ward lies east of central . It is home to a famous cherry blossom viewing area in spring, the River Fireworks Festival in summer, and Tokyo's main sumo stadium where tournaments are held three times a year.
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is a ward in northwest , . This guide incorporates Ikebukuro, a section of and one of the three major metropolitan sub-centers on the Yamanote Line, along with and .
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is one of the 23 wards of central , and is also a major railway station in south-central Tokyo.
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ward, adjacent to , is the near edge of the endless urban sprawl of western Tokyo.
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is a part of Tokyo's downtown district best known for its many temples, particularly Sensōji.
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Taitō is a northeastern district of . Talk to a Tokyoite about "downtown", and he will think …
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is part of and a Yamanote Line station between Osaki and .
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Tokyo

  • Location:  , , ,
  • Population:  9,270,000
  • IATA airport code:  TYO
  • Latitude of center:  35° 40' 56.3" (35.6823°) north
  • Longitude of center:  139° 45' 11.4" (139.7532°) east
  • Elevation:  44 meters (144 feet)
  • Wikidata:  Tokyo
  • Wikimedia Commons:  Tokyo

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