TOKYO


Country: Japan
Places of Modern Architecture to Visit: 41
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About TOKYO
TOKYO

Tokyo is the capital of Japan, the center of the Greater Tokyo Area, and the largest metropolitan area in the world. It’s urban landscape consists mainly of modern and contemporary architecture, and older buildings are scarce. Tokyo features many internationally famous forms of modern architecture including Tokyo International Forum, Asahi Beer Hall, Mode Gakuen Cocoon Tower, NTT Docomo Yoyogi Building and Rainbow Bridge. The city also features two distinctive towers: Tokyo Tower and the new Tokyo Skytree which is the tallest tower in Japan and the second tallest structure in the world.

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