The Discoverist Guide


A land of contrast, where tradition meets modernity. Beyond its towering skyscrapers, giant video screens, and pedestrian scrambles, Tokyo lies a traditional ground with lineaments of the old Edo (the city it once was).

  • Good Morning おはようございます – (Oh-ay-ou Go-za-imasu)

  • Hello こんにちは – (Kon-ni-chiwa)

  • Thank you ありがとうございます – (Ari-ga-tou Go-za-imasu)

  • My Name is… わたしのなまえは~です- (Wa-ta-shi no Nam-ae wa ~ desu..)

  • I want to go へいきたいです – (E Iki-tai De-su)

  • Hello こんにちは – (Kon-ni-chiwa)

  • May I haveをくださいす – (Wo Ku-da-sai)

  • Do you have free wifi Wi-fiありますかは~です- (Wi-fi Ari-ma-suka?..)

  • How much is it? いくらですか?- (I-kura De-suka)

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