Mac, Founder and Lead Guide of Maction Planet and Hiyonoyama, sumo mascot

This Week in Tokyo – 29 January 2019

The latest edition of This Week in Tokyo – a review of the Maction Planet week that was and a look ahead to what’s coming up in and beyond the city. Check out photos from our tours and read insights into our explorations as we get under the skin of the World’s Greatest Metropolis, and beyond. This […]

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Hakuho loses to Tamawashi and Zabutons fly: 24 January 2019 in Ryogoku Kokugikan

Hakuho loses! An incredible day at the Sumo

Zabuton cushions abound as Hakuho loses: the Yokozuna falls, literally, in a sold-out Ryogoku Kokugikan… and we have the video to prove it! At the start of yesterday we had some spare tickets to Sumo on 24 and 25 January. A few tweets later and they were in the hands of some amazing Maction Planet […]

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Sumo wrestler performing the bow dance

This Week in Tokyo – 22 January 2019

The latest edition of This Week in Tokyo – a review of the Maction Planet week that was and a look ahead to what’s coming up in and beyond the city. Check out photos from our tours and read insights into our explorations as we get under the skin of the World’s Greatest Metropolis, and beyond. This […]

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Tokyo ON #048: Everything you wanted to know about AKB48

Tokyo ON #048: Everything you wanted to know about AKB48*

Maction Planet Radio returns with another episode of their flagship show, Tokyo ON!  This is Episode Number 48 of Tokyo ON, and not only does that mean you can listen to Tokyo ON back to back for 24 hours now, it also calls for a one-off super special on everything AKB48. Maction Planet Resident DJ […]

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Tokyo Tours on TripAdvisor: 180 100% 5-star reviews on TripAdvisor for Maction Planet Tokyo Private Tours

One Hundred and Eighty! Maction Planet scores 180 100% 5-star reviews on TripAdvisor

PRESS RELEASE: Maction Planet is excited to announce that they have reached 180 reviews on TripAdvisor, all rated ‘Excellent’, TripAdvisor’s 5-star ranking. TripAdvisor is the world’s largest travel site with over 660 million reviews and opinions covering the world’s largest selection of travel listings worldwide: approximately 7.5 million accommodations, airlines, attractions, and restaurants. At time […]

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Mac, Founder and Lead Guide of Maction Planet, with the Baker Family outside Tokyo Station

This Week in Tokyo – 15 January 2019

The latest edition of This Week in Tokyo – a review of the Maction Planet week that was and a look ahead to what’s coming up in and beyond the city. Check out photos from our tours and read insights into our explorations as we get under the skin of the World’s Greatest Metropolis, and beyond. This […]

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Inoshishi wild boar ema votive tablet at Yasaka Shrine in Kyoto

This Week in Tokyo and Kyoto – 8 January 2019

HAPPY NEW YEAR! A special New Year edition of This Week in Tokyo and Kyoto. Check out photos from our tours and read insights into our explorations as we get under the skin of the World’s Greatest Metropolis, and beyond. This week’s edition is hosted by Mac, our Founder and Lead Guide, who has been guiding across […]

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Hachiko promoting Heisei Saiko no Kohaku Uta Gassen

This Week in Tokyo – 1 January 2019

あけおめ ことよろ! Welcome to a special New Year’s edition of This Week in Tokyo. Check out photos from our tours and read insights into our explorations as we get under the skin of the World’s Greatest Metropolis, and beyond. This week’s edition is hosted by Mac, Founder and Lead Guide of Maction Planet, who has been guiding across […]

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