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TOKYO SKYTREE
New Tokyo tower Tokyo SKYTREE is there already accross Sumida River, next to Asakusa. Official birthday is May 22nd, 2012. Boasting a height of 634m (Mu-Sa-Shi as 6-3-4, old name of Tokyo/Kanto area), the tower ise one of the i-cons (eye-contacts?) of Tokyo. Arch rising of warpage/camber line is the Japanese tradition. Short walk or Panda Bus ride from Asakusa. From Tokyo station, there is also a direct bus service called Shitamachi bus S-1.
Tokyo Sky Tree, Canary Wharf, Empire State, Petronas Towers, Willis Tower, Taipei 101, CN Tower, Burj Dubai
Tokyo Sky Tree is available from 8AM to 10PM everyday. Even the great earthquake of March 11th (2011) did not affect, proved the strength against 9.0M shake (epicenter is some 300km away from downtown, though). For those who would like to catch the bird view from 350 meter above sea level, it would cost JPY2,060 per adult (JPY1,540 for high school and junior high school students, JPY930 for elementry school students, JPY620 for any age younger than 6). 100 meter more (from 450 meter high, about half of Dubai) needed for better sky view? Additional JPY1,030 (JPY820, JPY510, JPY310) will be respectively required. There are shopping malls, dome-theater, restaurants, acquarium, office and new residential tower opened. Very convenient public transportation terminal as well, you may be able to access, Tobu Skytree Line, Keisei Line, Tokyo Metro Lines and Toei Subway Lines from the tower. Asakusa is only 15 minutes walk distance.
 Keisei Oshiage Station
 www.keisei.co.jp/keisei/tetudou/skyliner/us/index.html
 Now Narita Airport and Haneda Airport is
 directly connected with Tokyo
SKYTREE.
 Tobu Tokyo Skytree Station
 www.tobu.co.jp/foreign/index.html
 Same train line from Asakusa to Nikko
 now stop at Tokyo SKYTREE station.
Here's the grown-up history of Tokyo Sky Tree (month by month)
Various view in various time from Taito-ku (history of high rising, mainly 2011)
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