Nara Park is one of Japan.

1. Nara Park

登大路町30, 奈良市, 奈良県
Park · 136 tips and reviews
Maryam: There are a ton of wild deer here. They're used to humans though, so you can feed them and pet them.
Osaka Aquarium Kaiyukan is one of Japan.

2. Osaka Aquarium Kaiyukan

港区海岸通1-1-10, 大阪市, 大阪府
Aquarium · 港区 · 145 tips and reviews
Maryam: They have whale sharks!!! Also, there are street performers in the square outside the aquarium.
Meiji Jingu Shrine is one of Japan.

3. Meiji Jingu Shrine

代々木神園町1-1, 東京, 東京都
Shrine · 明治神宮 · 196 tips and reviews
Stephen: It's a neat wooded shrine easily accessible from Harajuku. Fewer tourists than Asakusa, but still quite a few.
RG 1/1 RX-78-2 Gundam Ver. GFT is one of Japan.

4. RG 1/1 RX-78-2 Gundam Ver. GFT

(RG1/1 RX-78-2 ガンダム Ver.GFT)
青海1-1-10 (ダイバーシティ東京プラザ フェスティバル広場), 東京, 東京都
Monument / Landmark · お台場 · 46 tips and reviews
Stephen: I'm a huge nerd, and I thought the 1:1 size Gundam in Odaiba was awesome. The mall nearby has a Gundam museum too!
Pokémon Center Mega Tokyo is one of Japan.

5. Pokémon Center Mega Tokyo

東池袋3-1-2 (サンシャインシティアルパ 2F), 豊島区, 東京都
Hobby Shop · 豊島区 · 24 tips and reviews
Stephen: Dat Pikazard tho
すしや 魚真 下北沢店 is one of Japan.

6. すしや 魚真 下北沢店

北沢2-1-1 (ツバサマンション 1F), 世田谷区, 東京都
Sushi Restaurant · 下北沢 · 1 tip
Dave: This place in Shimokitazawa has some of the best Aburisushi around. The whole neighbourhood is pretty damn cool - not a salary man in sight. It's quickly changing though, so get it while the gettin's good.
Kappa_ism is one of Japan.

7. Kappa_ism

北沢1-46-3, 世田谷区, 東京都
Bar · 1 tip
Dave: One of the tiny little owner-run bars in Shimokitazawa. Head there on the right night and you might run in to one of my friends sitting at the bar.
Budoka is one of Japan.

8. Budoka

馬場下町62 (白馬ビル 1F), 新宿区, 東京都
Ramen Restaurant · 15 tips and reviews
Dave: Sure, Ippudou and Ichiran are good. But you have those in NYC. Head over to the Tokyo Metro Waseda station on the Tozai line and try Budouka Ramen. Look towards the back - maybe my old business card is still on the wall. Pin yours up to get free rice!
金の蔵Jr. 新宿通り店 is one of Japan.

9. 金の蔵Jr. 新宿通り店

新宿3-18-4 (セノビル9F), 東京, 東京都
Sake Bar · 歌舞伎町 · 1 tip
Dave: I picked the first Kin No Kura from the list, but they are freaking everywhere. Cheap, consistent izakaya food. It's not going to blow you away but there are a few gems on the menu. You're there to drink anyway.
Céléb de TOMATO 表参道 is one of Japan.

10. Céléb de TOMATO 表参道

北青山3-15-5 (Portofino B1F), 東京, 東京都
Italian Restaurant · 北青山 · 1 tip
Dave: Great bistro where everything has a play on tomatoes. They have variants that I had never seen before and everything was superb.
魚彦 秋田泉店 is one of Japan.

11. 魚彦 秋田泉店

Japanese Restaurant · No tips or reviews
Dave: Good fish-focused Japanese restaurant. This one linked here is not the location I was thinking. Since I used to hang out a lot in Ikebukuro, the location I went to is here: 〒171-0021 Tokyo, Toshima, Nishiikebukuro, 1 Chome−10−15, 養老乃瀧池袋ビル 5F
Asian Newyork is one of Japan.

12. Asian Newyork

南池袋1-22-5 (鈴木ビル B1F), 豊島区, 東京都
Vietnamese Restaurant · 1 tip
Dave: Another great spot in Ikebukuro. One of my favourites. Mostly a Vietnamese focus. Very cool and intimate.
恵比寿にんにくや NINNIKU-YA GARLIC RESTURANT is one of Japan.


渋谷区恵比寿1-26-12, 東京, 東京都
Restaurant · 恵比寿 · No tips or reviews
Dave: Everything garlic! When my friend walked in the door after going to this place, his wife smelled the garlic across the apartment and yelled, "WHAT DID YOU DO!?" Worth it. Foursquare doesn't have the proper location for this one either. Here is the website though: http://www.ninniku-ya.com/
CANAL CAFE is one of Japan.


神楽坂1-9, 東京, 東京都
Café · 市ヶ谷 · 30 tips and reviews
Dave: Down the hill from where I lived. This Kagurazaka / IIdabashi cafe gives a quintessentially serene Japanese view of the canal punctuated by the faint sound of the Chuo line train entering the station on the opposite side. Very romantic.
Takeshita Street is one of Japan.

15. Takeshita Street

神宮前1, 東京, 東京都
Road · 原宿 · 82 tips and reviews
Jeremy: You got to walk down it.  If you have time for a walking tour, I'd walk from the Harajuku station, down this street, then turn right on the big street (dori) just after the Lotteria on the right.  Then walk until you get to the next major street just after Laforet on the right) and then turn left and go down to say the Omote-sando station.
Don Quijote is one of Japan.

16. Don Quijote

(ドン・キホーテ 渋谷店)
道玄坂2-25-8, 東京, 東京都
Discount Store · 道玄坂 · 15 tips and reviews
Arashiyama Bamboo Grove is one of Japan.

17. Arashiyama Bamboo Grove

右京区嵯峨小倉山田淵山町, 京都市, 京都府
Trail · 右京区 · 153 tips and reviews
Fushimi Inari Taisha is one of Japan.

18. Fushimi Inari Taisha

伏見区深草藪之内町68, 京都市, 京都府
Shrine · 273 tips and reviews
Clement: Go during the day time cuz there's no light at night time so it's can't take good pics
Uogashi Nihon-Ichi is one of Japan.

19. Uogashi Nihon-Ichi

(魚がし日本一 渋谷センター街店)
宇田川町25-6, 東京, 東京都
Sushi Restaurant · 宇田川町 · 9 tips and reviews
Isetan is one of Japan.

20. Isetan

(伊勢丹 新宿店)
新宿3-14-1, 新宿区, 東京都
Department Store · 134 tips and reviews
Clement: kinda like holt renfrew in japan
Cupnoodles Museum is one of Japan.

21. Cupnoodles Museum

中区新港2-3-4, 横浜市, 神奈川県
Museum · みなとみらい21 · 53 tips and reviews
Clement: make your own cup.
Ginza is one of Japan.

22. Ginza

東京, 東京都
Neighborhood · 29 tips and reviews
Clement: another shopping district..i like to walk around during the weekend cuz the road close in the afternoon. Oh and you can get 2nd hand luxury watch for a decent price :)
Tokyo Skytree is one of Japan.

23. Tokyo Skytree

押上1-1-2, 東京, 東京都
Monument / Landmark · 押上 · 250 tips and reviews
Clement: Go like around sunset so you can see the day and night up top.  Last time i waited like 30 minutes to go up, but i think as a tourist, you can actually pass the line!
Universal Studios Japan is one of Japan.

24. Universal Studios Japan

(ユニバーサル・スタジオ・ジャパン (USJ))
此花区桜島2-1-33, 大阪市, 大阪府
Theme Park · 此花区 · 222 tips and reviews
Clement: Harry Potter!
Afuri is one of Japan.

25. Afuri

(AFURI 中目黒)
上目黒1-23-1 (中目黒アリーナ 1F), 東京, 東京都
Ramen Restaurant · 中目黒 · 43 tips and reviews
Matthew: This is the original location!
Tsukihashi is one of Japan.

26. Tsukihashi

目黒1-5-17 (目黒パルテノンビル 4F), 東京, 東京都
Japanese Restaurant · 目黒 · 4 tips and reviews
Matthew: Great lunch specials here!
Tonkatsu Tonki is one of Japan.

27. Tonkatsu Tonki

(とんかつとんき 目黒本店)
下目黒1-1-2, 東京, 東京都
Tonkatsu Restaurant · 目黒 · 70 tips and reviews
Matthew: Don't sit until seated!  Get the ロス for extra fatty.