While we are currently unable to visit Japan due to COVID-19, we can still explore the best that Japan has to offer by exploring Japan on a virtual trip using Google Street View.

Over the coming weeks, Japan Holidays will introduce you to some of the best virtual travel experiences to be had in Japan, while we dream and plan for that Japan Holiday in a post-COVID world…

This week – Take a Virtual Drive through Tokyo

After a feel for what a drive through Tokyo would feel like ? The website Drive & Listen makes it possible by bringing together two forms of media that have come into their own on the internet of the 21st century: streaming radio and streaming video.

In most every major metropolitan area, radio stations now make their broadcasts available online. At the same time, Youtubers have by now shot and uploaded a great many through-the windshield views of all those places, creating the once-unlikely entertainment genre of the driving video.