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Omikuji at Joshinji Kohonbutsu

This Week in Tokyo – 28 August 2018

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, hosted […]

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Mac, Founder and Lead Guide of Maction Planet, becomes a member of the Nakano Love Crew!

This Week in Tokyo – 31 July 2018

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. This […]

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Yasukuni Shrine Mitama Festival visited on a Tokyo Private Tour

This Week in Tokyo – 17 July 2018

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. This […]

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Statue of Liberty Odaiba seen on a Maction Planet Tokyo Private Tour

This Week in Tokyo – 10 July 2018

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. This […]

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Wako Department Store in Ginza, Tokyo seen on a Maction Planet Tokyo Private Tour

This Week in Tokyo – 3 July 2018

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. This […]

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Deadpool loves Shibuya in Tokyo, spotted on a Maction Planet Tokyo Private Tour

This Week in Tokyo – 5 June 2018

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. This […]

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Godzilla with credit card in MODI, Shibuya seen on a Maction Planet Tokyo Private Tour

This Week in Tokyo – 8 May 2018

Introducing 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 history, culture and our explorations as we get under the skin of the World’s Greatest Metropolis. Featured […]

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Tokyo Yakult Swallows 2018 Swallows Crew Platinum Tier Unboxing. 東京ヤクルトスワローズ

Swallows Crew Platinum Tier Merchandise Unboxing 2018

Gearing up to the Japanese Baseball season proper starting on 30 March, Mac, Founder and Lead Guide of Maction Planet, answers one of Tokyo’s most burning questions… Ever wondered what was in the box that Swallows Crew Platinum Tier Members received in 2018? Regardless, the answer can now be revealed!  Last year on 20 February we launched www.mactionplanet.com, […]

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Fans of the Tokyo Yakult Swallows Ema Votive Tablet

Believe it to achieve it: Tokyo Yakult Swallows 2018 Votive Tablets

Mac here. With the season just around the corner, the Tokyo Yakult Swallows Baseball Team recently dropped into the Meiji Jingu Shrine to wish for success in the 2018 season. A few days later I was there with guests uncovering evidence of their visit!   The Meiji Jingu Shrine gets thousands of visitors every day […]

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Norikchika Aoki returns to the Tokyo Yakult Swallows

Legendary outfielder Norichika Aoki is returning to the Tokyo Yakult Swallows on a ¥1bn three-year contract. Aoki, now 36, was a mainstay of the Swallows batting lineup from 2005 to 2011. Born in Miyazaki prefecture, Aoki was actually a pitcher during high school. When he entered Waseda University, he converted to an outfielder. Aoki was part […]

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