Fodor's correspondents highlight the best of Tokyo, including Asakusa's majestic shrine, Harajuku's riotous fashions, and the world-renowned Tsukiji fish market. Our local experts vet every recommendation to ensure you make the most of your time, whether it's your first trip or your fifth.
MUST-SEE ATTRACTIONS from Hama Rikyu Gardens to Mt. Fuji
PERFECT HOTELS for every budget
BEST RESTAURANTS to satisfy a range of tastes
GORGEOUS FEATURES on Japanese cuisine, arts, and culture
VALUABLE TIPS on when to go and ways to save
INSIDER PERSPECTIVE from local experts
COLOR PHOTOS AND MAPS to inspire and guide your trip.
About the Author
Rob Goss first went to Japan in 1999 to teach English for a year, but after meeting the woman who would become his wife, he ended up staying. He is now a full-time writer of Japan-related features and travel pieces for magazines ranging from "Time" and "National Geographic Traveler" to publishers from Fodors and Rough Guides to Tuttle Publishing. He lives in Tokyo with his wife and child and travels frequently around Japan.