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This beautiful palace, which is surrounded by lush gardens, is incongruously set in bustling Tokyo, yet it evokes a tranquility and calm that's hard to find elsewhere. It's a beautiful place to go for a walk or meditate.
Tucked away in the heart of the city, the Imperial Palace is majestic a sight. Made my way for a morning run and it was quite an experience, although the chilly weather was a slight dampener. Would certainly recommend trying it out as it was quite an experience joining all the…
The Imperial Palace open for public only twice a year, one during the New Year, another day is on the Emperor Birthday. However, the view from the outside was lovely. Also, the outdoor Japanese Garden is very peaceful. It's a great walk from Tokyo Station to the Palace. Should…
Although the gardens were pretty, serene and peaceful and the grounds were well kept and designed, they did not evoke the sense I had anticipated. No fault of the garden design but it was the wrong season to visit. Yes, the buildings, the general layout and structure of the…
We went to the Imperial Place on our last day in Tokyo and left with some lovely memories.The Palace is a beautiful building and the gardens are well worth the walk. It is a lovely place to go to refuel in amongst the hustle and bustle that is Tokyo. As soon as you stepped…