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Top 10 Unmissable Things to Do in Tokyo
Japan's capital has so much to see and do, it can be hard to choose where to go first! But never fear, our Tokyo staff have come up with the ultimate list of great things to do (and eat!) in the city.

1. Dress up in kimono and perform a tea ceremony.
2. Take in the view of Mt. Fuji on a cruise in Hakone.
3. Repair broken pottery with gold lacquer ("kintsugi") and marvel at its beauty.
4. Join the Tsukiji food tour and learn how to make sushi.
5. See a bird's eye view of the city from the towering Tokyo Skytree.
6. Experience the Japanese way of taking a bath at a hot spring.
7. Immerse yourself in the colorful Japanese pop culture of Harajuku.
8. Take a dinner cruise on a traditional yakatabune pleasure boat.
9. Master Japanese shodo calligraphy
10. Drive around Akihabara in a go-kart.

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