Tokyo Tower – high and amazing
Tokyo Tower , a landmark of Tokyo , is one of the world’s highest free-standing steel tower . It is also the tallest man-made structure in Japan . Tower design has a close resemblance to the Eiffel Tower in Paris , but in fact 9 meters and 3,000 tons less than the Eiffel Tower . The difference in weight is attributed to the type of steel used and superb Japanese technology .
Tokyo Tower is painted white and orange in accordance with aviation safety standards . It takes more than 28,000 liters of paint to paint the tower every 5 years . During the winter , we can easily see it . ” Naturally radiant orange lighting and luminous white primer Tour frequent change , which means the function or special event that will take place in the city .
Although the Tokyo Tower is surrounded by many buildings , because of the “high and their structure , can be seen in other places such tremendous Roppongi Hills , Tokyo Bay and the Imperial Palace gardens .
The tower used to support an antenna for transmitting the signal to two TV channels and FM radio . Formed a special observatory atop the tower allows visitors to see attractions like Mt far . Tsukuba and Mt . Fuji. The main observatory can enjoy 360 degree views of the entire Kanto region around Tokyo . Travelers are invited to take a break and do some shopping at one of the many shops at the base of the tower .
The first floor of the tower has an amazing collection of aquarium open to the public and currently displays fifty thousand different varieties of fish . The third floor houses a wax museum and walked mysterious area .
Although built primarily as a center for the spread of radio and television , the Tokyo Tower is today one of the main attractions for tourists visiting Tokyo .
Originally posted 2014-05-02 10:07:13.