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I Tried Walking Across Tokyo in a Day ⛩️

  • Published on Mar 30, 2023 veröffentlicht
  • Tokyo is the world's largest city. We set off 25km across the city through markets, restaurants and neon lit streets to see if it's possible to walk across it in a day!
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    00:00 Why Walk Across Tokyo in a Day
    01:30 Sensoji, Asakusa
    07:35 Ameyoko Market, Ueno
    12:55 Akihabara, Tokyo
    16:06 Tokyo Station
    18:32 Shimbashi, Tokyo
    21:25 Tokyo Tower
    23:31 Roppongi, Tokyo
    28:44 Shibuya
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Comments • 3 501

  • Abroad in Japan
    Abroad in Japan  2 months ago +1967

    NOTIFICATION SQUAD: Where would you like to see us walk across in a day next? LET us know below! It's great to get back to Clip-Share having spent the last few weeks hidden away in a room, wrapping up the Abroad in Japan book. Expect to hear more details soon, but for now enjoy the video!
    And cheers to Pete for coming along for the ride.

    • WixOnlinesales
      WixOnlinesales 17 days ago

      @Ewan Grantham

    • WixOnlinesales
      WixOnlinesales 17 days ago

      😔 bo

    • WixOnlinesales
      WixOnlinesales 17 days ago


    • Robert Sammut
      Robert Sammut 21 day ago

      I'm going to Japan tomorrow and I'm stealing this for my Tokyo itinerary day 3 🤩🤩🤩 thanks chris-san & pete-san

    • ObsidianBlossom
      ObsidianBlossom Month ago

      Maybe Amanohashidate/Ine Bay? Heading there in April on my maiden voyage to Japan. Sincere thanks for all the trip prep help, poundland Peter Serafinowicz/Primark Marcus Mumford 💜

  • Gabi Baccheilega
    Gabi Baccheilega 2 months ago +6551

    Tbh I think this has the potential to become a really cool series. Something like walking around citys in a day, you could start in like Osaka and just walk around and tour for a day, and go through all the other major citys

    • dizzygunner
      dizzygunner Month ago

      @Abroad in Japan fitness? fitness whole big fried chicken in my mouth.

    • Sun rise
      Sun rise Month ago

      A livestream is better for that type of content. Raw unfiltered/unedited live footage of the cities, villages and people. This type of content also doesn't challenge Chris as a content creator hovering around educational and entertainment type videos. Just walking around the touristy cities...?

    • sunshine state
      sunshine state Month ago

      Yeah! Prepared itineraries alleviate a lot of fomo planning anxiety

    • isntyournamebacon
      isntyournamebacon Month ago

      There is a channel here called Virtual Japan. Its just walking around with a HDR camera. They dont say anything, its just walking. But it looks great on a big HDR tv.

  • Nat A
    Nat A Month ago +425

    Pete gives such golden retriever energy, I love how upbeat and positive he always is

    • BigDoggStatus
      BigDoggStatus 19 days ago +1

      ​@MegaTinni tf boy 😭😭

    • MegaTinni
      MegaTinni 20 days ago

    • Atom
      Atom Month ago +7

      this is the perfect way to describe him

  • 221b
    221b Month ago +677

    I just love Pete. He brings so much positivity and joy to the table.. people really need someone like him in their lives

    • Matthieu
      Matthieu 12 days ago +1

      Also Pete : if you touch me you get death and misfortune

    • SpicyBean Tofu
      SpicyBean Tofu Month ago

      @Sta Denwick he's the only type of American I know so I don't know where y'all are looking lol :)

    • B Benson
      B Benson Month ago +1

      @Sta Denwick there’s still some of us

    • Tifa
      Tifa Month ago

      I love friendly extroverted Americans like Pete

    • jack mayor
      jack mayor Month ago +13

      @Adam Webb Misery loves company I guess :(

  • Gia Monic
    Gia Monic Month ago +292

    I'm so jealous of how walkable Tokyo is. If you tried this in Texas you'd bump into an uncrossable highway, or find a bridge that had no pedestrian access, or just notice the utter lack of sidewalks in so many places.

    • artu165
      artu165 17 days ago

      I hate it tbh. It feels claustrophobic. Maybe it's because I have social anxiety and hate crowds, but I'd take the open highway than a place like Tokyo any day

    • Noah Fleming
      Noah Fleming 18 days ago +1

      Everywhere I've lived in the states has been like this, it's awful.

    • Spacemongerr
      Spacemongerr 19 days ago +6

      Most or all European cities are walkable like this too.

    • versnellingspookie
      versnellingspookie Month ago +3

      This sounds like a case for Not Just Bikes!

    • steft horman
      steft horman Month ago +2

      @Ze ziet Zat Hihlan you can jay walk, but you aren't guaranteed your life

  • OD
    OD Month ago +78

    Pete is the most authentic, lovable, awesome person. What a great companion for a journey

  • soulstealer_actual
    soulstealer_actual Month ago +270

    Pete is such an amazing human, every single time he's in a video it just makes it 1000% better. No offense to Connor or any of the other boys, but i'm part of the Pete gang.

    • B Benson
      B Benson Month ago

      Def more Pete 3000

    • AL T
      AL T Month ago +4

      Same here! He has great humour and a great on screen character

    • jack mayor
      jack mayor Month ago +10

      @M Pete is the True Route.

    • M
      M  Month ago +9

      ahh yes pete route

  • Premier Two
    Premier Two 2 months ago +1482

    Absolute blast going on the trip and I have NO DOUBT that my services have elevated me back to best American friend- right? ……. what do you FIFTH?

    • Gorazd Tompa
      Gorazd Tompa 19 days ago

      Hi, what is the name of that 80s synth pop track at 28:44? It’s awsome, perfect choice!

    • SpicyBean Tofu
      SpicyBean Tofu Month ago

      You were a pleasure to watch on this trip

    • Abdo Jabboulieh
      Abdo Jabboulieh Month ago

      We love you Pete ❤

    • Ashwin Venkateshan
      Ashwin Venkateshan Month ago +1

      @premiertwo why aren’t you verified? It seems preposterous.

    • Razi Kroos
      Razi Kroos Month ago +1

      You should do videos like chris. I would watch them

  • Mark
    Mark Month ago +56

    Petes energy is so infectious. You can tell he expresses such love for Japan the way he talks about it

  • RossBoomsocks
    RossBoomsocks Month ago +44

    Pete is a treasure - happy to see him every single time, loved this video

    • Hili
      Hili Month ago

      If it isn't my favorite english speaking youtuber who's speech I cant understand. What brings you here?

  • Robert Berriz
    Robert Berriz Month ago +126

    Your special guest premiertwo was the best cohost you’ve ever had. He’s personable, funny, and not awkward like some of the others.
    Definitely bring him back!

  • SouthPaw718
    SouthPaw718 Month ago +52

    When I was a study abroad student in Tokyo, I remember doing the 9km walk with some of my share house mates from Roppongi to Honancho station after a night out when the trains would shut down after midnight. This whole video was like a trip down memory lane. Thanks for the content Chris!!

  • Zak Morris
    Zak Morris Month ago +13

    My wife and I watch your videos casted on our TV. We both remark how high the production quality on your videos is, it's really like a high quality documentary and you do it all without the massive production queue! Really appreciate the time and effort that goes into these videos. P.s. Nice work on the chessboxing, can't believe you sacked your Queen and still won haha

  • Jessica Nigri
    Jessica Nigri 2 months ago +1000

    I loved this! Maybe you could walk the Kyoto temple stretch one day if you haven't already!

    • Nemesis from Resident Evil
      Nemesis from Resident Evil Month ago

      @Egwene22 Good lord no, she's an attention seeking e-girl

    • PenSword
      PenSword Month ago

      @Abroad in Japan There are some awesome hikes in the Kyoto wildnerness as well.. I highly recommend the Kurama to Kibune hike!

    • Trophi Hunter
      Trophi Hunter Month ago +3

      @Abroad in Japan Please walk Kobe too, I love that area around sannomiya / motomachi stations

    • Sidney Casagrande
      Sidney Casagrande 2 months ago +4

      @Abroad in Japan just been walking around Kyoto quite abit. Started at Ginkaku Ji and Finished at Kawaramachi (Nishiki Market area). Was around 15ks and spent a lot of time visiting different Temples etc so you could easily extend it to cover more.

  • Jake
    Jake Month ago +6

    I love Pete man. I save these videos for when I'm feeling a little depressed and out of it, and the videos with Pete always cheer me up.
    He's such a happy genuine person. I hope he's as happy inside as he is outside.

  • WayneLLC
    WayneLLC Month ago +14

    Petition for Pete to be in the next Journey Across Japan! Absolutely hilarious and colorful.

  • Neo_B
    Neo_B Month ago +27

    the chemistry between these 2 is impeccable, a grumpy cat and a golden retriever

  • Hangry
    Hangry Month ago +25

    Chris surrounds himself with the best human beings! Gotta love the positivity these guys spread wherever they go.

  • Foster
    Foster Month ago +11

    You should do more videos with Pete, he's such a fun guy, he makes every video better, and he can use the exposure.

  • Myung Soon Hwang
    Myung Soon Hwang Month ago +1103

    I am an old Korean lady aged at 67 who went to Japan to study in 1978 ~ .
    Traveled other regions in Japan many times but Tokyo. Last July to August when stepping on the land, felt something unexplained about Tokyo. I couldn't visit much places to where I had been 44 years ago because the COVID 19. I will definitely revisit some other time. Thanks for this video.

    • Toaster
      Toaster Month ago

      @B illerman No it's not lmao. I've worked with tons of people in their late 60s in construction and they're just as spry as dudes in their 40s.

    • r p
      r p Month ago

      @GrumpyGinger …I think they meant by standards of living and life expectancy number…? (Apparently 76.4 as of now which isn’t far from later half of 60s)

    • GrumpyGinger
      GrumpyGinger Month ago +1

      @B illerman Did you just say an age is "old in the USA." Wow. Murican comment moment.

    • kawaiilotus
      kawaiilotus Month ago

      @B illerman they're Korean!

  • Nadia Ruiz
    Nadia Ruiz 16 days ago +1

    I love how intelligent, comedic, and nerdy Pete is! He really made the video more enjoyable !

  • ClanPsi
    ClanPsi Month ago +9

    If you didn't know, there's a museum inside the north wing of Tokyo Station where you can see the un-renovated walls of the post-war station. You can still see burnt wooden beams and mangled steel frames. It's super neat.

  • FutureTechie
    FutureTechie Month ago +30

    Japanese cities are very safe. One night I walked home from work for a few hours instead of taking the train. It was refreshing.

    • Aka.Vision
      Aka.Vision Month ago

      @SpicyBean Tofu does that have that big of a difference?

    • SpicyBean Tofu
      SpicyBean Tofu Month ago +3

      Are you a man?

  • mudrocker
    mudrocker Month ago +16

    An episode with Pete is always a blast! His humor and personality always makes my day.

  • FatGuyInSpace
    FatGuyInSpace Month ago +12

    Interestingly quaint adventure compared to all the other bombastic ideas from the channel, but Chris really knows how to give it the bravado of something like Journey across Japan for even the smallest ideas. Also can't get enough of Chris and Pete, these two are the perfect adventure duo

  • Kani Ou
    Kani Ou Month ago

    you underestimate how many people would watch a 12 hour video of you and pete walking across tokyo

  • Shirogane Tsuki
    Shirogane Tsuki Month ago +4

    Chris never fails to capture the mood and everything I love about Japan with his music choices.
    It's just the perfect combination.

  • Alodia H
    Alodia H Month ago +3

    Only 50 seconds into the video and I'm already very intrigued, 0:46 is a beautiful shot!, you have a great eye for composition, I appreciate your hard work in putting these vids together

  • Fish & Chips
    Fish & Chips Month ago

    8+hrs of walk and Pete still slayin it till the end.Go Pete Go🙌🙌💖💖💖🔥🔥🔥🔥

  • Kiz Torres
    Kiz Torres Month ago +2

    Your thirt best american friend is an asset to your channel. He is very funny and I love the contrast between you two; the British guy and the american guy. I love to watch the adventures you share together. Great stuff.

  • Roy
    Roy Month ago +1

    This makes me wanna visit Japan so much more! I’m not even a huge fan of the city life but being able to experience all of this at least once would be amazing. Hopefully we get to see you guys check out other cities that aren’t as popular to us foreigners!

  • Ron Bhattacharya
    Ron Bhattacharya Month ago

    The positivity from the video was contagious... one of the best videos I've seen recently

  • Bri_Bree_
    Bri_Bree_ Month ago

    I miss Japan. Just got back from my 2nd time there and feeling extra depressed. Just Tokyo alone, everything is within an easy distance of each other, and the convenience alone is just amazing. Already want to go back.
    But judging by this video, def missed that rain that was coming in on my way out.

  • LegalEagle
    LegalEagle 2 months ago +569

    This is such a good concept for a video. Instant click.

    • Abroad in Japan
      Abroad in Japan  2 months ago +37

      Was a lot of fun to shoot! Definitely sensing the start of a new series

    • autohmae
      autohmae 2 months ago

      @Ian Scott well, some have said: when you become content, you don't have as much time to watch/consume content anymore

    • Archangel_Zerach
      Archangel_Zerach 2 months ago +8

      The crossover I wasn't expecting.

    • Joshua Grasser
      Joshua Grasser 2 months ago

      @LegalEagle i see you places nobody would dream of

    • Play-On7 Entertainment
      Play-On7 Entertainment 2 months ago +2

      @Tesla Gasoline Linus from Linus Tech Tips has entered the chat.

  • Abril Silva
    Abril Silva Month ago

    Went to Tokyo, Japan back in 2018 and seeing all the places I went too, thru you brings me so many good memories! ❤️

  • stephan 1fo
    stephan 1fo Month ago +3

    Hi Chris! A French Clip-Sharer did a similar video some month ago, did you see it? It was kind of different and a longer walk… i think he did 40km, have a look! The name is TEV - Ici Japon and the video is named « je traverse la plus grande ville du monde à pied « It was made 2 years ago. Thanks for the good work!

  • saishowaguu2
    saishowaguu2 Month ago +3

    You gotta do Osaka next.
    I did a long walk a few years ago from Machida to Tokyo Station. Took all day, but I made it.
    This video is basically a walking journey of the stops I take during the week. My jobs office is right in front of the tallest the tallest building in Japan ( in the Roppongi Azabu-dai area ).
    Nice that the video ends in Hobgoblin, where many people end up in Shibuya.

  • thejunkface
    thejunkface Month ago

    Just a quick note, if you walk next to the train line from Ueno to Akihabara there’s still lots of shops and restaurants so it’s actually pretty interesting.

  • Zealothia
    Zealothia Month ago

    This is probably one of my favorite videos of you, for sure!
    It was funny, interesting, and even your sour humour was really nice balance to this video! Your guest is also super fun! I'm gonna watch the other videos with him too!
    It reminded me of when my cousins from other cities would come by São Paulo and we'd walk all over town! I know you said that it's a big walk, but it also reminded me that some parts could def be those walk around streams, very chill, but probably tiring to make yes?
    I hope I get more money this month bc I'm curious to get the full version from patreon now!

  • Taterkaze
    Taterkaze 2 months ago +516

    Pete is a great sidekick, wingman, and friend with infinite good humour. Always glad to see him on this channel.

    • Ti321
      Ti321 2 months ago +2

      He's the star of the video

    • Anthony A. Jumelles
      Anthony A. Jumelles 2 months ago +5

      He's a breath of fresh air because there's little cynicism to him. Dude just vibes.

    • Whu Dhat
      Whu Dhat 2 months ago +1

      @Manfred Storm my man 🤝

    • Manfred Storm
      Manfred Storm 2 months ago +19

      My man Pete isn't just a sidekick , he is a full roundhouse !

  • froobtoob
    froobtoob Month ago +2

    I was in Japan 2018 and was there for 18 days, managed to clock in 310km walking. But that wasn't all the travelling, trains, buses, etc. Loved it, woke up with stiff legs ( i'm older) but nothing like a good walk to loosen them up.

  • Oh Dang
    Oh Dang Month ago

    just wanted to say this might be your best video yet Chris. Thanks for pushing what you can do with your content and making these dope videos

  • DarkSaint07
    DarkSaint07 Month ago +3

    Chris and Pete are such opposite personalities, I love Pete's energy and humor!!!

  • J Oz
    J Oz Month ago +1

    Well done boys, you two are the quintessential flâneur ie. a figure who understands the sheer enjoyability of the modern city - the exhilaration, and display, of promenading to see and be seen, which is all part of the urban character. Thank you, a lot of fun.

  • Orzorn
    Orzorn Month ago

    Tokyo is such a beautiful and awesome city. I hope one day to go there myself. I know I will, its just a matter of making the time for it.

  • Ryan Randall
    Ryan Randall 2 months ago +894

    Hey Chris. Just wanted to give you a shout out for always making your vids available for Download. I live in South Africa and we're currently going on 17 years with rolling blackout.
    Talking upwards of 12 hours a day because of our corrupt government.
    So it means a hell of a lot that I can download and keep up with you during that.
    Love the content man and appreciate you

    • Ryan Randall
      Ryan Randall Month ago

      @James_can_Juggle appreciate that James. Hope you and yours are all happy and healthy

    • James_can_Juggle
      James_can_Juggle Month ago +1

      i wish my respect could do more than what it can, but you have it regardless for going through this tough situation
      all the best from Ireland man

    • MattIsAFK
      MattIsAFK 2 months ago

      @Big Dingus I thought we declined Russia's offer to build a nuclear reactor? we have one??

  • Ruiza Anne
    Ruiza Anne Month ago +1

    This video was so well done and one of my favorite videos that you did. So happy you got Pete on here I can tell from the comments a lot of the viewers were loving him too! ☺️

    DESTRUCTOBLOG Month ago +2

    I have done many walks like this, and I think it absolutely is the best thing about Tokyo.

  • Heika
    Heika Month ago +1

    I love Asakusa, if nothing else, for the incredible dichotomy of having an old, traditional temple in the middle of the world's largest, most populated mega city. It's like something out of a cyberpunk world

  • Paul Tuck
    Paul Tuck Month ago +2

    Great video! I agree with Pete's statement. The ability to go from one place to another just by walking without needing to get in a car and drive is fantastic.

  • Derek Lawrey
    Derek Lawrey Month ago

    One of my favourite episodes! Really made me miss Tokyo!!

  • Kekekono
    Kekekono 2 months ago +652

    Pete seems like the kind of guy that would give his money away if someone asked for it

    • autohmae
      autohmae 2 months ago +8

      he does pay in full

    • Bjarki Pálsson
      Bjarki Pálsson 2 months ago +4

      @Ludo Vica the jin jang of youtube, such a great combo

    • Bagman
      Bagman 2 months ago +4

      Giving ur friend money seems to be a pretty good way of gaslighting him into doing what u want lmfao

    • That Guy Matt
      That Guy Matt 2 months ago +3

      @moooooofy you sound incredibly fun to be around 😂

    • Fdajax
      Fdajax 2 months ago +35

      @Ludo Vica the happy cheerful American and the grumpy Brit

  • Léa R.
    Léa R. Month ago +1

    That really puts into perspective how huge Tokyo is. You can walk across Paris from north to south in just around 2h.

  • Sun Warrior
    Sun Warrior Month ago

    OMG please please do this for Kyoto & Osaka!! I watched this video probably about 10x! Tysm because I'm going on a study abroad trip in May!

  • K Moosh 🎗
    K Moosh 🎗 Month ago +4

    Loving this video and agree with others that this would make a great series. I also have to say the bear claw back scratcher is a good choice haha 😂 you will always be able to scratch that unreachable itch 🐻 always enjoy watching videos with Pete in 😁

  • Shauka Hodan
    Shauka Hodan Month ago +1

    Absolutely loved this! I always make sure to do just this whenever I visit a new city. Pick a start and an end point and just walk the whole day. Great way to experience a new pl

  • kpopHideOut
    kpopHideOut 5 days ago

    I already live here in Japan, but your videos makes me explore more about Japan.

  • Love W
    Love W 2 months ago +490

    It feels weird watching your channel after having lived in Japan for a few months as an exchange student. Before, when I watched your channel everything was like a detached feeling of splendor and wonder, but now, I have context. I've been in these places, I understand them, I know where they are and how to get there via train or subway or walking, what the vibes are, and what it's like to really be there. So, if watching your videos before gave me a sense of unknown wonder, now it's like a warm sense of familiarity. Not sure what I want to say with this comment, but thanks for your videos Chris, they're always a treat!

    • ai liana
      ai liana 2 months ago

      So beautifully written!!

    • Ivan Zdravkov
      Ivan Zdravkov 2 months ago +1

      Dude, same! I lived in Tokyo for 9 months in 2018 and will spend a full month again in April with my wife, kids and a coupe of friends. I feel the same way. Can't wait to experience all of these places with them this time.

    • Mushini
      Mushini 2 months ago +2

      When I watch his videos I thought that visiting Japan wouldn’t be as good as it seems on camera. However I was mistaken, everything was crazy awesome

    • KawaiiAlcapurriaOppa
      KawaiiAlcapurriaOppa 2 months ago +2

      Same here ✨👍

    • VanillaCoke1956
      VanillaCoke1956 2 months ago +4

      Same here. It has been 8 months and I will leave in May but I've walked and travelled all across Japan and have seen a whole lot in Tokyo. Especially the area east of Asakusa around Sumidagawa. Haven't watched the video yet but I doubt they walked along the river there. If anyone is visiting Tokyo, go down to the riverside walkway at around Kuramae and walk your way up to Asakusa in the evening. Not only is it incredibly relaxing to walk along the river in evening, you also get beautiful views of it and Tokyo Skytree before eventually walking back up to Sensoji, which is always nicer to experience when the crowds are gone.

  • Matthew Hart
    Matthew Hart Month ago

    I've just come directly from your first few videos, the production quality you've achieved now is phenomenal!

  • Max Machts
    Max Machts Month ago +2

    Pete looked so happy to be on this trip. Like a child when he got that 2000 yen pocket money. Loved it

  • Harry Jones
    Harry Jones Month ago +2

    Pete has to be one of the most naturally funny and laidback dudes on the interwebs

  • gnat choo
    gnat choo Month ago +2

    I don’t know how you did it.. but you made a walking trip around most of Tokyo’s most familiar spots so refreshingly interesting! Must be the magic of Mr Mime! 😝

  • W. M.
    W. M. Month ago +2

    Pete is the true golden retriever energy

  • Raz Lemon
    Raz Lemon 2 months ago +286

    Pete brings a certain fun and innocence, to these videos. Maybe it's his constant upbeat attitude that seems in such contrast to Chris, who plays the serious man, but the combination cannot be denied - it's great fun!

    • LaNoir
      LaNoir 2 months ago +3

      @m2coy Risottoro is the endboss, sent to put Chris out of his misery
      (and irl he is a very nice guy I enjoy his videos on his channel very much)

    • m2coy
      m2coy 2 months ago

      yes! i agree. also why joey and natsuki make good partners. but ryotoro...

    • LaNoir
      LaNoir 2 months ago +1

      @Caretaker *Geralt and Roach _looks at backpack_

    • Caretaker
      Caretaker 2 months ago +9

      It's like Dandelion and Geralt

  • MrTaikobo
    MrTaikobo Month ago +1

    This was a lot of fun, I'd love to meet Pete. I'm definitely gonna check out his twice channel as well. He's a chill guy. Also, he's American, so SUPPIRT OUR BRO!!
    It's funny how much of the journey reminds me of how it looks here in New York, how Shibuya looks like Times Square, how the walk through Roppongi looks like the alleyways in Brooklyn and the Tokyo Station looks like a location in Manhattan on 14th street or the Midtown station where you get the Amtrack train. I've always wanted to go to Japan, and after seeing all this, I NEED to go there now.

  • Kamen92
    Kamen92 Month ago +1

    Hey Chris, nice video and thanks for the great impressions of Tokyo. can you do walk across Kyoto next? I will visit Japan in November and that would be badass if you would show us more from Kyoto

  • Yee Vita
    Yee Vita Month ago

    Do a version with the night and day parts reversed, so maybe walk it backwards? Also, would love to see a loop, maybe over a week. Also maybe an interesting architecture one by broad era: Traditional, modern, etc. Or Juxtapose super busy spot next to meditative quiet spot next door.

  • Alexa Walker
    Alexa Walker Month ago

    Reminds me of my first day visiting Tokyo in 2019. Walked 25k steps. Was quite tired at the end of the day 😅

  • Joani Harlan
    Joani Harlan Month ago

    I absolutely loved this video. I lived in Tokyo for a year back in 2009-2010 and loved it so much. Just seeing you walking the streets was so nostalgic. And I'm glad to see Ameyoko! I feel like it's often overlooked but was always one of my favorite places to visit.

  • MorphoMouse
    MorphoMouse 2 months ago +303

    Chris and Pete are my favourite duo on this show. Great dynamic.

  • Andrew Thacker
    Andrew Thacker Month ago +1

    This is a really cool video format. I really hope you do more of these. Appreciate the work you put into this!

  • Tom Hoots
    Tom Hoots Month ago +1

    Just great fun. The music, the sights, the fun you guys had -- well done, and we want more! Thanks for another fun time.

  • Joshua Daniel
    Joshua Daniel Month ago

    its pretty amazing how they travelled 20 kms and visited absolute beautiful and unique places and the best you can do here in America (walking/driving the same distance) is visit the next McDonald's!

  • Rodney Jenkins
    Rodney Jenkins Month ago +8

    I kinda wish it was longer and more like a livestream. Making it a livestream is obviously dangerous but I would really like to just see you guys just walking around amazing cities and exploring it like a video game.

  • 3Starshine3
    3Starshine3 Month ago +1

    I really like how Tokyo is super walkable! When I was there I was averaging 40k steps per day and was able to explore the majority of the city within a week. Sure some stretches between cities (like the straight road between Shibuya and Roppongi) aren't the most exciting, but you can make it more interesting by adding a few detours to shrines or parks along the way.

  • Kietus Draflin
    Kietus Draflin 2 months ago +113

    Man, it's so damn hard not to love all of Chris's friends.

  • The Horn Guild
    The Horn Guild Month ago +1

    I was in Japan in October, and realized one of my dreams - I walked the entire route of the Yamanote line, Shimbashi to Shimbashi. Took all day, not much time for sight-seeing, but why not?

  • T Snap
    T Snap Month ago

    We were there this weekend too. Will be back next weekend.
    I suggest, for retro games, go to Mandrake not Super Potato - it's half the price.
    Also, it would be totally awesome if you did a video like this in Kamakura, by where I live! It's an ancient town where the ruling seat used to be - great food and temples. Also they have a Shiba Inu and cat cafe..

  • Savannah Rose
    Savannah Rose Month ago

    I've just gotten into walking around my own city, we just moved somewhere that shops are actually walking distance, so this is perfect timing! You should totally keep this up as a series

  • Enem Disk
    Enem Disk Month ago

    I walked 16 Kilometres in Tokio at night. That was a magical experience.

  • heroclix0rz
    heroclix0rz Month ago

    Honestly, this would have been a great time to put out a 16h uncut video of you just walking through Tokyo. It might seem boring to you, but all the mundane sights and ambient sounds are the most immersive feelings about traveling, but no one posts them because they seem boring. Everyone wants to travel right now, but not everyone can afford it. Playing a walk through Tokyo in the background while I wfh or do my taxes would be relaxing.

  • Fenrir Lives
    Fenrir Lives 2 months ago +175

    Pete's such a good sport on camera! He's got the golden combination of stage presence to be funny, and humility to keep things professional! Thanks for bringing him along Chris!

  • Zack Viegut
    Zack Viegut Month ago

    This video had a cool hangout vibe. I loved the details of the journey. Looking forward to more videos of this style.

  • さしみCaramel
    さしみCaramel Month ago +1

    This video definitely fills that void in my heart when I can't travel to Japan yet, thank you Chris 🥹🥹

  • Hank PAD
    Hank PAD Month ago

    Fellow boar here, we pay in full! Awesome video, really cool just seeing what's around. Sharing it with American Pete is a bonus. I agree with Pete on the walking over cars, here we don't even have sidewalks we have to drive everywhere.

  • Phil Matic
    Phil Matic 14 days ago

    Damn, I would love to walk across Tokyo in a day. No matter what the weather is like, i'd love to see it

  • Jennifer Galecia
    Jennifer Galecia Month ago +1

    i thoroughly enjoyed watching this

  • Anasyub
    Anasyub 2 months ago +216

    this man just brings so much comfort and happiness in whatever he does! Just seeing him makes me smile. Truly the best companion to have on a 20km walk

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    • RamenGoddess
      RamenGoddess Month ago +5

      I am with you! I just absolutely adore Pete! His vibe is just so comforting.

  • Max
    Max Month ago

    Been in Japan for the last 5 days. I can proudly say I've been to all these places

  • coasteringkid
    coasteringkid Month ago

    The tokyo tower has been my phone background since I visited 3.5 years ago. It just looks so damn good at night. Also I love towers and skyscrapers

  • Taireyn - Twitch
    Taireyn - Twitch Month ago

    Damn I used to walk a similar route sometimes from Shibuya back to Ueno when the trains weren't running anymore, brings some memories back. Love your videos!

  • blue ice
    blue ice Month ago +6

    Loved it.
    Pete is awesome! He brings so much energy to the videos.

  • Reeze Yraola
    Reeze Yraola Month ago

    Love to see some stories about the underwater coasts of Japan sea life if you ever could figure out how to film that well. Underwater technology is ever evolving and it's getting much easier to film some great stuff under the surface

  • Keiichi Furuya
    Keiichi Furuya 2 months ago +151

    Pete always makes me smile, he comes across as such a lovely and genuine person. Chris you're alright too. 😘

    • Aj
      Aj Month ago +5

      Yo pete,you thought we wouldn't know if you use a different account 😜

    • Mikhail
      Mikhail Month ago +3

      Chris you... you alright

  • Voraxis
    Voraxis Month ago +1

    I'm only 30 seconds in and I already have to comment on how fucking great you look. Whatever you're doing, it's working perfectly and I'm immensely impressed. Not that I wasn't impressed by your stellar content and ability to entertain me for what feels like 10 years now (in a good way) already but I'm specifically impressed with your physical transformation and I hope with all of my heart that you feel as good as you look. Let your sense of self-worth be permanently boosted by all that success. Now, excuse me while I have 30 minutes of Pog content to watch :D

  • LiXyJack
    LiXyJack Month ago

    I like him , you should bring him to more of your adventures !! An idea, he should bring all the things he buys to everywhere he goes :D

  • Bushrat Tabassum
    Bushrat Tabassum Month ago

    Pete is such a delight to have! xD im loving seeing him more and more on streams and videos

  • GuyWithAnAmazingHat
    GuyWithAnAmazingHat Month ago +1

    This brings be back to both Tokyo and Taiwan with the fried chicken. Tokyo is definitely the most walkable city I've been to, I walked at least 10km per day when I was there.

  • oooBASTIooo
    oooBASTIooo Month ago

    I think it would have been a much nicer route if after Akiba you had walked through Jimbocho, the old castle area, then towards Roppongi Hills and then either straight to Shibuya or make a short detour via Ebisu. It would have been shorter and I think there would have been more to see.

  • Rebecca Chazin
    Rebecca Chazin 2 months ago +187

    Give us more of Pete! His positivity is contagious.