The Best (and Worst) Times to Visit Tokyo

Source: Tokyo Cheapo

Planning your trip, but not sure of the best time to visit Tokyo? There are pros and cons to each season.

Outside of the Christmas–New Year corridor, winter is off-season for Tokyo and tickets will not be too expensive. The weather is cold (hovering as cold as 5 °C/41 °F), but tends to be sunny without much snow. The lack of central heating may chafe if you’re staying in an old traditional place or a home, but if you’re in modern hotels, you probably won’t notice.
Christmas is low-key in Japan, with a few people going on dates, others eating chicken and cake, and most people going to work on the day, with a few scattered Christmas markets and holiday light displays. And rather than being party time, the new yea

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