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Tokyo Towns

( 10 Episodes Available)

Take a walking tour of Tokyo’s hot-spots. From the traditional to the up-and-coming, and discover their history, culture, and of course the best places to eat – all seen through the eyes of locals from all walks of life. Each episode features a local resident who will share their personal memories of the area, introducing their friends and also taking us to their favorite places. The series includes two compilation specials: Best of Sweets and Best of Gourmets.
Hongo is famous as the home of Tokyo University. Daimon Yoshida, who works at a local hamburger shop frequented by Tokyo University students, shows us all that Hongo has to offer.

Ep#39

Tokyo Towns
Release Date: 2015-01-28
Lang: Japanese
Genre: Asian
Duration: 30 min
Our guide is Yoko Nimura, who is not only a pet trimmer but also a first-class registered architect. Shirokanedai is both refined and yet down-to-earth. It is a verdant area that makes you forget that you're in the middle of a metropolis.

EP#38

Tokyo Towns
Release Date: 2014-08-10
Lang: Japanese
Genre: Asian
Duration: 30 min
Our guide is Rika Ichikawa, who sells beer at Tokyo Dome. She takes us on a tour of Suidobashi, an area of excitement, including baseball, boxing, professional wrestling, live performances, and an amusement park.

Ep#37

Tokyo Towns
Release Date: 2014-07-13
Lang: Japanese
Genre: Asian
Duration: 30 min
Our guide is Yoko Kishino, who works in the Marunouchi area. On her blog, she present news about fun and interesting things in the area, focusing on Marunouchi lunch spots.

Ep#36

Tokyo Towns
Release Date: 2014-06-08
Lang: Japanese
Genre: Asian
Duration: 30 min
Our guide to Akasaka is Tae Kyung Chung, a cooking researcher who runs a Korean cooking school in Akasaka. Akasaka is a historic area filled with long-standing traditional restaurants and stores.

Ep#35

Tokyo Towns
Release Date: 2014-05-11
Lang: Japanese
Genre: Asian
Duration: 30 min
Ai Nagano, formerly the number one hostess in Roppongi and now a project producer, is our guide this episode. Roppongi, with its art museums and other cultural facilities ...

Ep 34

Tokyo Towns
Release Date: 2014-04-13
Lang: Japanese
Genre: Asian
Duration: 30 min
Tsukishima is the reclaimed land from the Meiji era at Tokyo gulf. As you can see from the town's specialty food Monja yaki, it is very frank and friendly place.

Ep 33

Tokyo Towns
Release Date: 2013-03-23
Lang: Japanese
Genre: Asian
Duration: 30 min
As if separated from the urban noise, small restaurants are located along the narrow complicated alley in Yotsuya Arakicho, the area for mature people.

Ep 32

Tokyo Towns
Release Date: 2013-03-09
Lang: Japanese
Genre: Asian
Duration: 30 min
Ueno is the town of arts and sciences as there are the national art museums, national sciences museums and also the music halls. Ueno park is a good place to visit, too.

Ep 31

Tokyo Towns
Release Date: 2013-02-23
Lang: Japanese
Genre: Asian
Duration: 30 min
After the Shinagawa station became a stop for the Shinkansen bullet train, the district surrounding the station was developed and contemporary buildings are increasing.

Ep 30

Tokyo Towns
Release Date: 2013-02-09
Lang: Japanese
Genre: Asian
Duration: 30 min
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