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3-5-7 Azabudai, Minato-ku
1-2F Amerex Building
Tokyo, 106-0041, Japan
When in Japan...karaoke. This is the best late-night spot to step up to the mic.
GALLERY OF HORYUJI TREASURES, TOKYO NATIONAL MUSEUMwww.galinsky.com
13-9 Ueno Park, Taito-ku
Tokyo, 110-8712, Japan
Designed by Yoshio Taniguchi (who also designed New York's MoMA), this minimalist, modern building houses over 300 objects from the 7th and 8th centuries donated by the Horyuji Temple.
1-1 Yoyogi-Kamizono-cho, Shibuya-ku
Tokyo, 151-8857, Japan
Japanese and tourists alike gather at this Shinto shrine, in a beautiful 175-acre forest, to offer up prayers and thanks.
MORI ART MUSEUMwww.mori.art.museum
6-10-1 Roppongi, Minato-ku
Eclectic modern art museum in the Roppongi Hills with terrific views of the city.
1-3-28 Yokoami, Sumida-ku
Tokyo, 130-0015, Japan
Sumo matches are held at Kokugikan in January, May and September. The first match was held over 1500 years ago. It's still the most popular sport in Japan.
2-3-1 Asakusa, Taito-ku
Tokyo, 111-0032, Japan
Tokyo's oldest Buddhist temple dates from the year 645. Just outside its Thunder Gate entrance is a bustling market where you can find anything.
TAKANAWA TENNIS CENTERwww.tokyoamericanclubredevelopment.org
This tennis center is open to the public and offers indoor and outdoor courts that are open till midnight.
TOKYO IMPERIAL PALACEwww.kunaicho.go.jp
The awe-inspiring main residence of Japan's emperor. Apply online in advance for a guided tour.
Next to Ueno Station
Tokyo, 110-0007, Japan
Tokyo's urban oasis is home to three museums, several shrines, a pond and a zoo. It's breathtaking during the spring Cherry Blossom season.