Tokyo Tales

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Tokyo Day: The Origins of ‘Edo’ and ‘Tokyo’

Today is Tokyo Day. Well, that’s what we are calling it here at Maction Planet. 3 September 1868 was the date that an Imperial proclamation changed the name of The World’s Greatest Metropolis from Edo to Tokyo. In honour of this, we look at the origins of the names Edo and Tokyo. Edo is often […]

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Mac, Founder of Action Planet Tokyo Private Tours

The Journey to Tokyo

Today marks 11 years since Mac, Founder of Maction Planet, moved to Tokyo. He reflects on his journey to a life in The World’s Greatest Metropolis. Today, 11 years ago, I moved to Japan. It really was today – it is once again Friday 4th August. It is a day when I like to reflect […]

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