Tokyo. Capital of Japan, located in the center-east of Honshu island, specifically in the Kanto region. Together it forms one of the 47 prefectures of Japan, although its official name is metropolis or capital.
The city is the center of the country’s politics, economy, education, communication and popular culture. It also has the largest concentration of corporate headquarters, financial institutions, universities and colleges, museums, theatres, and commercial and entertainment establishments throughout Japan.