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Ueno Zoo

Ueno Zoo located in Tokyo’s Ueno Park is the oldest zoo in Japan.


Visiting Odaiba with children

Odaiba has been transformed, a small fortress in Tokyo Bay, built in 1853, has been transformed into a man-made island entirely dedicated to entertainment and relaxation. Today, Odaiba is a fa

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Moomin Valley Park

Moomin Valley Park in Hann Saitama Prefecture is a theme park dedicated to the Moomin characters created by Tove Jansson (1914-2001) and popular in Japan.

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Tokyo Top Five Pools

A guide to five of Tokyo's best swimming pool complexes, indoor and outdoor, that include lots of fun water-related activities and entertainment, ideal for the hot summer months.

Celebrate Halloween in Tokyo with children

Halloween is a real event in Japan! Between the specially decorated stores and the many theme nights organized for the over 18s, it's now almost impossible to miss!

Zoo de Tama

Tama Zoo

Less than an hour from Shinjuku, the Tama animal park offers young and old the opportunity to meet animals from all over the world through 4 large areas.

L'entrée du Pokémon Center d'Ikebukuro

Ikebukuro Pokemon Center

Pokemon Center, Mecca of Pokemon, dedicated to the fans of the Pokemon universe, is at the Sunshine City mall in Ikebukuro, Tokyo.


Machida Squirrel Garden

A few kilometers from Tokyo, the Machida Squirrel Garden or Machida risuen welcomes young and old to discover little balls of fur.

PomPomPurin Cafe

PomPomPurin, the little yellow dog created by Sanrio group, now has three cafes in Tokyo. Discover the original, located on Takeshita-dori in the heart of Harajuku.

In Tokyo Bay, Disney Sea binds its attractions to the sea and Japan.

Top 10 Disney Park Attractions in Tokyo

Don't want to waste two hours (or more!) waiting in line for an attraction that isn't really worth it?

Le café Barbapapa

Café Barbapapa

Since 2015, the gigantic Aeon Laketown shopping center in Saitama has been home to Café Barbapapa, a small café in the colors of the adorable French creatures.

The Moomin Cafe, not far from Tokyo Dome, a curious companion keeps company singles.

The Moomin Bakery & Cafe

Located in LaQua Mall near Korakuen Railway Station, Moomin Bakery & Cafe is one of Tokyo's most popular themed cafes. The reason for its success?

Le château du Tokyo Disneyland

Visit Tokyo Disneyland, an extraordinary amusement park

Interested in spending a day in an amusement park in Tokyo? Tokyo hosts a few amazing amusement parks but if you ask us, Disneyland remains the most popular destination!

The present Miraikan Tsunagari, a huge globe suspended in the air on several levels.

Museums in Tokyo for the Whole Family

Tourists rarely think of visiting Japan with children, but fortunately, Tokyo is full of museums for the whole family!

In Tokyo Bay, Disney Sea binds its attractions to the sea and Japan.

Tokyo Disney Sea

In the long line of Disney theme parks, Tokyo Disney Sea is an exception due to it linking its attractions to the sea and thus, to Japan.

Kodomo no Shiro, the Children's Castle

The wonderful Children's Castle closed recently after 30 years of good and loyal service to their Majesties, the little children.

The Ueno Zoo was the first zoo in Japan receive a pair of Chinese panda.

Ueno Zoo

The oldest zoo in Japan proves to be a key component of the Sino-Japanese diplomacy.

The Dome Gaia at the Museum of Science and Innovation Miraikan (Tokyo)

Explorers in short trousers

The Japanese capital has a host of original activities for children. Offer them a playground they will not forget!

Cabs Purikura photo booths no Mecca of Shibuya, more fun and playful than our classic photo booth.

Purikura No. Mecca

The purikura, Japanese photobooths, prove to be a fun experience worth trying.

Puroland Sanrio, Tokyo, is the realm of the World mascot Hello Kitty.

Sanrio Puroland

The innocence of this little white kitten has conquered the world! Since the 1970s, Hello Kitty has been an instantly recognisable brand worldwide.

All toy presented by the toy museum in Tokyo can be tried by small and larger.

Tokyo Toy Museum

Housed in a former elementary school, the Tokyo Toy Museum offers play areas that will delight children of all ages.

In the aisles of Toy Hakuhinkan Park, impossible not to crack on lint from Studio Ghibli.

Hakuhinkan Toy Park

Any family with children cannot avoid it. The Hakuhinkan Toy Park is a paradise for young and old fans of goodies, playing cards and giant stuffed toys.