A Ramble with Royalty at the Imperial Palace

Tokyo, Japan

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The Facts

  • Start or End: We started at Tokyo Station (Google Map Directions) and finished at Iidabashi Station (Google Map Directions). Tokyo Station is probably the best access point to the Imperial Palace.
  • Length: 5.8km (3.6mi) in about 2hr
  • Grade: Easy. Flat with paved or gravel paths.
  • Date Walked: 16th of November 2014

The Story

Took a walk to see the Emperor of Japan. He wasn't at home so I had a stroll around his garden instead.

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Hello, I'm Marc and welcome to metrotrekker.

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