Danielle Demetriou takes a seat in the renovated Kabuki-za Theatre to watch ancient dramas unfold.
Brian Johnston seeks out the top 10 overseas science museums, guaranteed to fire the imagination.
Watching what you spend is part of travelling, but Tim Richards finds tourists now often pay less than a decade ago.
Ancient but edgy, sophisticated but mad-cap too, Tokyo is a city of contradictions. Nearing the end of her year-long photographic odyssey, Louise Hawson travels from LA to the Japanese capital.
Shopping in Tokyo is not just retail therapy, it's a feast for the senses through displays of cutting-edge art and design, writes Misha Janette.
Cherry blossoms in full bloom in Tokyo. Tokyo's cherry blossom trees were in full bloom on March 22, Japan's weather agency said, marking the second earliest blossoming in the capital on record.
Tokyo's teenagers are known for dressing in unusual outfits, with styles such as gothic, cyberpunk and 'Lolita' among the most popular.
The cities renowned as the world's most expensive aren't so expensive any more - as long as you have the benefit of coming from Australia, writes Tim Richards.
Tripologist I would like to go to Tokyo. But after the nuclear plant problems, how safe is it?