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Travel: Tokyo is a mesmerising mix of the traditional and the ultra-modern

A fast-paced city with a mind-melting array of things to see and places to eat, where traditional crafts are practised alongside futuristic cafes, the Japanese capital is a host of experiences rolled into one, writes Damon Smith

Meiji Shrine in Shibuya, Tokyo
ALL roads in Japan lead to Nihonbashi. In the early 17th century, when shogun Tokugawa Ieyasu's military government rose to power and enforced a strict hierarchical class system, Kyoto was the country[...]

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