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The same time is spent in both locations as well as essentials

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  • 242

    bones

    11 years ago

    never been to tokyo

  • 67

    drallimylime

    10 years ago

    Two words: Tokyo Disneyland.

    • 18

      Kendall Walls

      10 years ago

      whaaaat!?! crap if I knew about that I would've picked tokyo

    • 16

      doya

      10 years ago

      except tokyo disneyland is in fact not in tokyo. it's in chiba.

    • 4

      Sameog

      9 years ago

      One word: Broadway!

    • 5

      tuxedotuna

      9 years ago

      Sameog, they have broadway everywhere, even singapore has broadway

    • 3

      max

      9 years ago

      @doya--Dafuq is chiba?

    • 0

      Zircona

      8 years ago

      i live in the city my god the tourists drive me fucking crazy and broadway is what it's cracked up to be and don't get me started on canal and 4 fucking 2nd second street the shit on canal street isnt even real

    • 2

      askMe

      8 years ago

      more than thousend words: money

    • 1

      Melanie

      8 years ago

      @Sameog fuck Broadway.

    • 1

      ©€||£¥

      6 years ago

      Me neither :/

    • 1

      Daniel

      6 years ago

      東京のデイーズニーは、カリフォルニアのデイーズにーより大きいですが、カリフォルニアのデイーズにーの方が、東京のデイーズニーより人気があるでしょう。

    • 0

      [deleted]

      3 years ago

      Oh, no. NOT Disneyland. It became overrated since the early 1990's.

  • 63

    Mummer16

    10 years ago

    Most teenage people there can speak english, and their vending machines sell underwear... can ever have enough underwear. plus Asians are hot!

  • 32

    tzk132

    11 years ago

    dont like the food, or learning new languages...

    • 130

      LoyalJoker

      10 years ago

      So you don't like new things.

    • 36

      Ryan Ulrich

      10 years ago

      well New York has more languages to learn.

    • 20

      Nicholas

      9 years ago

      have fun not doing anything outside of eating solely American food and only knowing english...

    • 18

      rarity the unicorn

      9 years ago

      tokyo is horrible. the place is packed with people EVERYWHERE.

    • 14

      snoopy1556

      9 years ago

      It doesn't take that long to Speak fluent in a language. Lazy people these days...

    • 14

      Diggler

      9 years ago

      snoopy is clearly patting himself on the back.

    • 12

      Mr C Hutty

      9 years ago

      It's all the anime people that chose Tokyo

    • 1

      Trace Hilbun

      9 years ago

      MURICA!

    • 8

      ghost6503

      9 years ago

      I live in New York lol

    • 1

      ghost6503

      9 years ago

      I live in New York lol

    • 7

      Steven

      9 years ago

      @rarity the unicorn NYC has 5m less people, BOTH places are packed. Good luck getting anywhere in both places.

    • 0

      Mayonnaise

      9 years ago

      @tzk132 The Japanese already use English as a secondary language

    • 1

      jemm13

      8 years ago

      @rarity the unicorn New York is more crowded, and more confined. Plus, Tokyo has a beautiful counrtyside!

    • 1

      Jacob Dennison

      8 years ago

      You sure youre not thinking of chinese food?

    • 1

      Melanie

      8 years ago

      @Rarity.. so is New York City. The tourist areas are at least.

    • 1

      NewYorker

      8 years ago

      Already in New York so I'd probably wanna see some other place for a vacation

    • 1

      K1ttykat

      7 years ago

      I'd love to go to Tokyo!! All the bright lights, the food, the pants vending machines, the busy markets, chibi!! , pokemon, Disney land!!! And bleugh to the horrible ppl in New York

    • 0

      51%

      7 years ago

      I bet you're a white girl, let me guess, your favorite food is pasta.

    • 1

      Eli

      6 years ago

      I have bad (don't know I spell it ( but I need a puffer so ya) ). I can't get all of the smoke it's really bad for me!

    • 0

      Rabu Tsuyoiude

      6 years ago

      @Rarity So is New York. Don't call my home bad, Hipocrit.

    • 0

      Daniel

      6 years ago

      +rarity Tokyo is crazily packed. It's unnerving.

    • 0

      Emi

      6 years ago

      I lived in Tokyo as a child so I'd love to go back and visit... As I am in New York at the moment anyways

    • 0

      [deleted]

      3 years ago

      Picky, and lazy.

  • 29

    Anna Le

    9 years ago

    An otaku's dream

    • 1

      Meeh

      8 years ago

      Same here, same here... my goal in live!

  • 17

    GretchenWieners

    10 years ago

    I feel like the New Yorker's would just give you dirty looks the whole time you took pictures of shit. Tokyo I think would welcome the tourists rather than shun them.

    • 0

      Baseballmax

      6 years ago

      Nah we're pretty chill

    • 0

      kay1628

      4 years ago

      There is a benefit to having good memory :)

    • 0

      [deleted]

      3 years ago

      Yeah, since New York is a Blue State, anyways. Not that other countries don't have some Leftists there, but, yes. Point well taken.

  • 15

    some jewish dude

    10 years ago

    ive never been to Tokyo

  • 14

    My Name Sucks

    9 years ago

    Anime, video game heaven, hot chicks.

    • 0

      Yugoslavia

      6 years ago

      Pretty much Japan

    • 0

      [deleted]

      3 years ago

      Those are not the only traits of Tokyo. Just like pizza, Brooklyn speak, and the Yankees are not the only traits of New York City.

  • 13

    hendrxson

    11 years ago

    mmmm cubicle hotel rooms and panty vending machines

  • 11

    digilover

    6 years ago

    Pokemon Pokemon Pokemon Pokemon Pokemon Pokemon Pokemon Pokemon Pokemon Pokemon Pokemon Pokemon Pokemon Pokemon Pokemon Pokemon Pokemon Pokemon Pokemon Pokemon Pokemon Pokemon Pokemon Pokemon Pokemon Pokemon Pokemon Pokemon Pokemon Pokemon Pokemon Pokemon Pokemon Pokemon Pokemon Pokemon Pokemon Pokemon Pokemon Pokemon Pokemon Pokemon Pokemon Pokemon Pokemon Pokemon Pokemon Pokemon Pokemon Pokemon Pokemon Pokemon Pokemon Pokemon Pokemon Pokemon Pokemon Pokemon Pokemon Pokemon Pokemon Pokemon Pokemon Pokemon Pokemon Pokemon Pokemon Pokemon Pokemon Pokemon Pokemon Pokemon Pokemon Pokemon Pokemon Pokemon Pokemon Pokemon Pokemon Pokemon Pokemon Pokemon Pokemon Pokemon Pokemon Pokemon Pokemon Pokemon Pokemon Pokemon Pokemon Pokemon Pokemon Pokemon Pokemon Pokemon Pokemon Pokemon Pokemon Pokemon Pokemon Pokemon Pokemon Pokemon

  • 10

    Tom

    9 years ago

    Tokyo... You'll love the lights at night.

  • 9

    Keith Clyde Frazier

    9 years ago

    I live in NYC already so....

  • 8

    thestralpixie

    10 years ago

    I've always wanted to go to New York. Tokyo is interesting but I just really want to go to Broadway.

  • 6

    3DPokemon

    8 years ago

    Miku Hatsune, anyone?

    • 2

      Rabu Tsuyoiude

      6 years ago

      Miku the evil killer singing robot? Yeah, I don't like Vocaloids they're kinda creepy. Also they remind me of animatronics and because of FNAF I am never going near a singing robot ever again. Ill go near and inside pizzerias, as long as they don' have animatronics!

    • 2

      Rabu Tsuyoiude

      6 years ago

      I mean I love FNAF and the FNAF Animatronics but I will never go near any animatronic or any kind of singing robot in rl!

    • 0

      [deleted]

      3 years ago

      Hell, J-Pop was a lot better in the 1980's, in my honest opinion.

  • 6

    Velatus

    10 years ago

    Always wanted to go to Japan.

  • 4

    Yunis Bukhari

    8 years ago

    ANIME CRAZY

  • 4

    Paul Vander

    9 years ago

    I'd rather go where everyone speaks English, I know the customs, and there isn't fucked up porn

    • 1

      Blue Velocity

      6 years ago

      You mean great porn.

    • 0

      Panda07

      3 years ago

      Easy, just learn how to pronounces the kanji. Then write it down. Go to Japan. And ask a random stranger what that means

    • 0

      [deleted]

      3 years ago

      You have a point on the porn part (I hate porn myself), but it should not hurt to try and learn a new language.

  • 4

    Exitium

    9 years ago

    Easy choice. I love Japan and I already know a lot of Japanese.

  • 3

    Martin

    5 years ago

    I WONDER IF YOU KNOW, HOW THEY LIVE IN TOKYO, IF YOU SEEN IT THEN YOU MEAN IT THEN YOU KNOW YOU HAVE TO GO, FAST AND FURIOUSSSS (KITA!) (DRIFT, DRIFT, DRIFT.)

    • 0

      [deleted]

      3 years ago

      "Fast And Furious," are you chaffing me? Using pop culture references would not let you learn what a real life area is. That's like people watching "Frozen" to understand what Scandinavia is like.

  • 3

    kwnz78

    8 years ago

    Ive never been to tokyo and I have lived in nyc before so...

  • 3

    Sean Maher

    8 years ago

    I've been to New York, and I don't want to spend $50 on a single meal ever again.

  • 3

    Unknown

    9 years ago

    Fuck America, I wanna go to Asia.

    • 0

      [deleted]

      3 years ago

      You got a problem with America, pal? After all, New York is one of the few Blue States of America. If you want to go on vacation somewhere in America, try Idaho, Texas, Wyoming, or Louisiana (my mother went to New Orleans and brought many souvenirs with her, including packaged crickets).

  • 3

    Stefanonimo

    9 years ago

    LOL 9/11

  • 2

    Ben Dova

    4 years ago

    WHAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAT!? Anyone watch good mythical morning?

  • 2

    Blue Velocity

    6 years ago

    New Yorkers are the most fastest readers. They can go through 110 stories at once!

    • 0

      [deleted]

      3 years ago

      Uh, why did you pick the second option, then? Or are you being sarcastic?

  • 2

    Adam Lundberg Kelam

    6 years ago

    Tokyo cuz ANIME!

    • 0

      [deleted]

      3 years ago

      Not always. There is also food, buildings, lights, rituals, and animals (such as the Green Pheasant).

  • 2

    Balder

    6 years ago

    TSUNAMI DUDUDUDUDUDUDUDUDUDUDUDUDUDUDUDUDUDUDUDU

    • 0

      [deleted]

      3 years ago

      Tough luck, pal. Tsunamis are EVERYWHERE. Thailand had a case, as did some parts of California, and even Hawaii is not immune to such catastrophe.

  • 2

    MilkMilkingson

    6 years ago

    Tokyo has a TON of cool vending machines

    • 0

      [deleted]

      3 years ago

      Imagine a book vending machine. Or a toy vending machine. Or a fabric and textile vending machine. Or even a movie vending machine (Redbox does not count).

  • 2

    JEagle9

    6 years ago

    been to NYC, Godzilla was better in Tokyo.

  • 2

    Axel Moreaud

    7 years ago

    anime!!!!!!!! Would you rather-kun

  • 2

    John

    9 years ago

    cause 'Murica!

    • 1

      McNuggetsRV

      6 years ago

      It isn't AMERICA FUCK YEAH it is YEAH FUCK AMERICA XD and USA isn't United States of America but U Suck Ass

    • 0

      kay1628

      4 years ago

      no u

    • 0

      [deleted]

      3 years ago

      That's not how you say "America." And besides, New York is a Blue State, and Blue States are more poorly developed than Red or Grey States.

  • 2

    Felix Laplante

    9 years ago

    I already live in New York (well 5 minutes away, I live in New Jersey right near the bridge leading into NYC)

  • 2

    Anju

    9 years ago

    i've been to new york city, it's not all that great. however, i've never been to Japan, i'm learning Japanese, and hell, i've always wanted to go live there for a few years at a time. ever sence i was a kid.

    • 0

      [deleted]

      3 years ago

      Maybe you can fulfill that wish and succeed in language classes by getting a degree, or maybe even teaching yourself Japanese. I am teaching myself a few languages, because I do not want to go to schools that will play music or movies that would give me second thoughts on what I want to do. I made up my mind when I was taking Spanish in middle school; their music choice was awful.

  • 1

    Nether_Ruler

    4 years ago

    New York is overrated

  • 1

    EggZekutor

    4 years ago

    come on, NYC is so boring!

    • 0

      [deleted]

      3 years ago

      And it is run by Leftist "Democrats." So, yeah, count me out.

  • 1

    BELINDA

    4 years ago

    Tokyo for sure they have lot's of unique things going on, also haven't but lot's of tourist attractions/ events

    • 0

      [deleted]

      3 years ago

      Imagine what it would be like to visit Tokyo, Japan, in the 1980's.

  • 1

    zombie lady

    4 years ago

    OOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH #GOODMYTHICULMORNING

  • 1

    Choice Breaker

    5 years ago

    Ooh....... New York x2 Grew up in a town that is famous as a place of movie scenes Noise is always loud, there are sirens all around and the streets are mean If I can make it here, I can make it anywhere, that's what they say Seeing my face in lights or my name on marquees found down on Broadway Even if it ain't all it seems, I got a pocket full of dreams Baby, I'm from New York Concrete jungle where dreams are made of There's nothing you can't do Now you're in New York These streets will make you feel brand new Big lights will inspire you Hear it from New York, New York, New York! On the avenue, there ain't never a curfew, ladies work so hard Such a melting pot, on the corner selling rock, preachers pray to God Hail a gypsy-cab, takes me down from Harlem to the Brooklyn Bridge Some will sleep tonight with a hunger far more than an empty fridge I'm gonna make it by any means, I got a pocket full of dreams Baby, I'm from New York Concrete jungle where dreams are made of There's nothing you can't do Now you're in New York These streets will make you feel brand new Big lights will inspire you Hear it from New York, New York, New York! One hand in the air for the big city, Street lights, big dreams all looking pretty No place in the world that can compare Put your lighters in the air, everybody say yeah, yeah, yeah, yeah In New York Concrete jungle where dreams are made of There's nothing you can't do Now you're in New York These streets will make you feel brand new Big lights will inspire you Hear it from New York! Read more: Alicia Keys - New York Lyrics | MetroLyrics

  • 1

    BossManio

    5 years ago

    No English subtitles...

    • 0

      [deleted]

      3 years ago

      HA! Guess what? I like English subtitles, even in English-speaking languages, so I can thoroughly understand what people are saying (because sometimes in English-speaking movies, they may say something in a whisper or mumble about something, and I still can't understand them. With English subtitles, I can at least understand what they are saying.). I bet even at least one Japanese resident would want Japanese subtitles in their works, as well; besides, no matter what language, sometimes it is difficult to thoroughly understand what some people are trying to say.

  • 1

    Breezy

    5 years ago

    Ive never to either place, but Ive always wanted to go to New York tho i would never live there

  • 1

    xDERAHOLLAx

    5 years ago

    yeah I prefer not to choke on smoke

  • 1

    Donald Trump

    6 years ago

    Ah, heres the problem! Too many pylons. You know what they say! Vending machines... Vend vending machines... Vend vending machines... Vend vending machines. (Ha, anyone get my Youtube Poop reference? xD)

    • 0

      [deleted]

      3 years ago

      What a stupid username. Either use some other name that is not a real person, or don't comment on this site at all.

  • 1

    AshFlame

    6 years ago

    Anime

  • 1

    Sam

    6 years ago

    tokyo has magnet powered trains. suck it new york, everything there is over priced

    • 0

      [deleted]

      3 years ago

      Imagine what it would be like to visit Tokyo in 1984.

  • 1

    Roger Hinckley

    6 years ago

    I AM IN NY ive been to nyc I THINK IT SUUUCKS

  • 1

    XYZinferno

    6 years ago

    I live close to new york, so tokyo it is!

  • 1

    TheOrangeArcher

    6 years ago

    TOKYO IS SOOOOO POLUTED!!!!!!

  • 1

    Saini_Senpai

    6 years ago

    They have vending machines for sell cellphones

  • 1

    Eddie Mohamed

    8 years ago

    Even though I am an anime fan (otaku if you would like to use that) anime fans annoy me as they want to visit such an amazing place solely for the anime, they don't even appreciate the rest of what the country has to offer or even know the culture a little. They even go as far as to learn the language just to watch anime or read manga raw!

  • 1

    jozin921

    8 years ago

    I fucking hate Weeaboos' and Otakus' (anime 24/7 faggots) so... 'MERICA.

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