Nicolás Obregón: ‘Tokyo is a million cities … and it’s full of secrets’

A city that can be ‘Blade Runner and old Japan all at once’ inspired Blue Light Yokohama novelist Nicolás Obregón – who is in thrall to Tokyo’s towers, street food and quiet corners

Instagram snapshots: Tokyo’s places of worship

Showing a different side to Tokyo, Belfast-born photographer Conor MacNeill turns his lens on the striking architecture and stunning interiors of a mosque, cathedral and temple

Tokyo’s coolest neighbourhood: Kōenji

Stay in an art hotel, see live music, shop for vintage clothes … the leftfield community of Kōenji in the Tokyo suburbs is home to an expanding creative scene

Why play a video game when you can drive around Tokyo in a real Super Mario Kart?

The new Super Mario Run game will take on Pokemon Go later this year but our writer goes one better – dressing up as the gaming icon for a go kart tour of Tokyo

Identify the music venues from around the world

Ten pictures for you to identify http://www.theguardian.com/travel/gallery/2014/jun/20/travel-picture-quiz-music-venues-around-the-world

Another quiz – name that bridge

Name the bridges and then when you look at the answers find some excellent travel tips regarding their locations http://www.theguardian.com/travel/gallery/2013/sep/13/travel-picture-quiz-name-that-bridge