Tokyo itself is not a destination for die-hard skiiers and snowboarders, but it is close to all the action.
Tokyo is known more for robots and skyscrapers than it is sand and surf, but there are a handful of beaches near the high-tech metropolis. In the dog days of a Tokyo summer, a day trip to a nearby beach is a life saver.
It’s clear that travelers love Tokyo – and for good reason. Here are 12 reasons why we think Tokyo is the best city in the world to visit.