Tokyo is located nearly in the center of the Japanese Archipelago and has continued to develop as the capital of Japan since the Edo period when the Tokugawa Shogunate established it. Nowadays has become the center of politics, economy and culture. The pleasant combination of modern skyscrapers and nature, one of Tokyo's charms, won't let you miss the changes of the Japanese four seasons even in its busiest metropolitan area. Countless commercial and cultural facilities have also led to some unique Japanese pop subculture,such as food, animation, Idols, etc. In Tokyo the modern culture and arts keep evolving, giving you the chance to feel the Japanese language while enjoying the lively Japanese edge.