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Tokyo Realtime - Akihabara Audio Guided Walking Tour [DOWNLOAD]
Also available is a PHYSICAL version of the tour with mp3 CD, 20-page photobook of area photography, waterproof map and attractively designed full-color package.
TOKYO REALTIME is a series of audio guided walking tours through Tokyo’s most interesting neighborhoods. The tours interweave narration and interviews within a soundscape of on-site recordings to deliver a seamless mix of cultural insight, narrative elements and navigation within real world spaces.
TOKYO'S ELECTRIC TOWN, Akihabara, is Japan's subculture hotspot for anime, manga, games and figures which attracts hardcore fans - and curious visitors - from all over the world. Internationally recognized experts on the area take you on an unforgettable, behind-the-scenes tour of the area. You'll visit all the must-see shops, gain historial knowledge, cultural insights and learn insider jargon like otagei, moé, itasha and more.
Akibatteru, the monthly video report that focuses on Japanese pop-culture, recently featured this tour. Jump to 3:16.
This DOWNLOAD VERSION includes: mp3 audio file printable area map in PDF format.
Visit the TOKYO REALTIME homepage for additional details.
Please note, the tour takes visitor inside Toranoana, a shop which has material of a sexual nature on display.