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Time In Tokyo: Experience Japan from your home

Bringing you the best of Tokyo and Japan, wherever you are in the world, so you can still experience a bit of Japanese culture at home

Written by
Time Out Tokyo Editors

Covid-19 coronavirus has changed the world in ways we couldn't have imagined. People are adjusting to a new lifestyle and there is still uncertainty regarding tourism, with travellers from nations and regions currently denied entry into Japan. Social distancing, wearing face masks and travelling domestically have become the new normal here in Tokyo.

If your trip to Tokyo or Japan fell through because of the pandemic, or if you're simply self-quarantining at home, let us bring Tokyo to you. We have curated this growing list of our best content for you to enjoy in the comfort of your own home – so you can still experience a bit of Tokyo and Japan wherever you are in the world.

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Virtually travel to Japan

Japanese art and culture

Have a movie night in

10 best Studio Ghibli films

10 best Studio Ghibli films

So whether you’re just starting your Ghibli journey or coming back for more, these are – in no particular order – our top ten favourite...

Best anime for beginners

Best anime for beginners

If you're looking to get into anime, these films and TV series make for a good introduction to the genre

Best anime of the Heisei era

Best anime of the Heisei era

The Heisei era saw big developments in animation, evolving from hand-drawn works to cutting-edge computer graphics. Here are the top ten anime of the past 30...

Food and drink

Chill out indoors

Treat yourself

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