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11 Things Locals Want You to Know About Tokyo


A city can’t always speak for itself, but its locals can. Tokyo may be best known as a frenetic, uber-modern super city, but the people who live there want you to know it for more than that. Locals’ tender, grounded pride hints at Tokyo’s true depth—and its endless opportunities for surprising discovery. From navigation advice to why you should forget the movie Lost in Translation, here’s what locals want you to know about Tokyo.

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