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Comfortable yet budget friendly! 15 Recommended Business Hotels in Asakusa and Ueno

Asakusa is an area in the great city of Tokyo that still retains a nostalgic working class atmosphere. There are many sightseeing areas there, including the oldest temple in Tokyo, Sensoji, and the shopping arcade Nakamise Shoutengai behind Kaminarimon. It’s a popular area with both Japanese and foreign tourists alike. Here are some great business hotels in the area that are easy on the wallet but comfortable and convenient.
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50 Things to Do in Ueno and Asakusa Area

The Ueno and Asakusa area is one of Japan’s representative sightseeing areas thanks to how easy it is to get there from both Haneda and Narita airports. There are many famous spots there listed in guidebooks, and it’s very popular due to the ability to enjoy a variety of cultural experiences both ancient and modern there. If you’re going to visit Skytree, here are some places in the nearby historical symbols of Asakusa and Ueno to also check out.
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