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誰でもわかる東京オリンピック2020

Tokyo 2020 Olympics for Dummies

(For Dummies)

Hall, Celeste Kiyoko

Wiley 2020/04
288 p. color illustrations ; 22 cm   
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テキストの言語: ENG    出版国: US
ISBN: 9781119664093
KCN: 1037207159
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KDC: G93 スポーツ科学・医学・体育
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Full Description

Make the most of your 2020 Olympic adventure! If you dream of traveling to the Olympic games but feel overwhelmed by the thought of a trip to Japan, then Tokyo 2020 Olympics For Dummies is for you. Hundreds of thousands of international travelers will arrive in Tokyo for the next Olympics to share in the worldwide camaraderie and watch world-class athletes in 33 sports. This book is your complete authority on how to join in! Learn about travel options, safety, customs, and facts about the Olympic Games. Tokyo is an amazing destination, and you'll be prepared for the voyage of a lifetime with knowledge of Japanese culture and trip planning tips. Plan your trip to the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo, Japan Be prepared with tips on Japanese culture, customs, language, and more Learn about how the Olympic Games are structured to make the best of your time Stay stress free and have fun with international travel advice and Olympic facts! As you prepare for your once-in-a-lifetime excursion, keep this guide within easy reach!

Table of Contents

Introduction 1 (4)
About This Book 1 (1)
Foolish Assumptions 2 (1)
Icons Used in This Book 2 (1)
Beyond the Book 3 (1)
Where to Go from Here 4 (1)
Part 1: Getting Ready To Travel To Tokyo 5 (34)
Chapter 1 Feeling the Olympic Spirit 7 (8)
Taking Care of Business 7 (2)
Knowing What to Expect from the Games 9 (1)
Going into Planning Mode 10 (1)
Getting Around Japan 11 (1)
Making the Most of Your Time in Japan 12 (3)
Chapter 2 Taking Care of the Details 15 (10)
Obtaining a Passport 15 (5)
Deciding between types of passports 16 (1)
Pulling together everything you need to 17 (2)
get a passport
Applying fora passport in plenty of time 19 (1)
Renewing Your Passport 20 (2)
Determining whether you need to renew 21 (1)
your passport
Determining whether you can renew your 21 (1)
passport
Getting the Required Vaccinations 22 (1)
Bringing Your Medications 22 (1)
Buying Travel and Medical Insurance 23 (1)
Understanding Japanese Entry Requirements 24 (1)
Chapter 3 Using Your Cellphone in Japan 25 (8)
Deciding between Data and Voice or Data-Only 25 (1)
Choosing the Best Data and Voice Option 26 (2)
International phone plans 26 (1)
Data and voice SIM cards 27 (1)
Choosing the Best Data-Only Option 28 (5)
Free Wi-Fi 28 (1)
Data-only SIM cards 29 (1)
Portable Wi-Fi 30 (3)
Chapter 4 What to Bring with You to Japan 33 (6)
Knowing What Kind of Weather to Expect 33 (1)
Packing for Your Trip 34 (7)
Clothes 34 (1)
Other important items 35 (4)
Part 2: The XXXII Olympic Summer Games 39 (66)
Chapter 5 Venues and Locations 41 (16)
Heritage Zone 42 (3)
Equestrian Park 42 (1)
Kokugikan Arena 42 (1)
Musashino Forest Sport Plaza 42 (1)
Musashinonomori Park 43 (1)
Nippon Budokan 43 (1)
Olympic Stadium 43 (1)
Tokyo International Forum 44 (1)
Tokyo Metropolitan Gymnasium 44 (1)
Tokyo Stadium 44 (1)
Yoyogi National Stadium 45 (1)
Tokyo Bay Zone 45 (4)
Aomi Urban Sports Park 45 (1)
Ariake Arena 45 (1)
Ariake Gymnastics Centre 46 (1)
Ariake Tennis Park 46 (1)
Ariake Urban Sports Park 46 (1)
Kasai Canoe Slalom Centre 46 (1)
Makuhari Messe Hall 47 (1)
Odaiba Marine Park 47 (1)
Oi Hockey Stadium 47 (1)
Sea Forest Cross-Country Course 48 (1)
Sea Forest Waterway 48 (1)
Shiokaze Park 48 (1)
Tatsumi Water Polo Centre 48 (1)
Tokyo Aquatics Centre 49 (1)
Yumenoshima Park Archery Field 49 (1)
Outlying Venues 49 (8)
Asaka Shooting Range 50 (1)
Enoshima Yacht Harbour 50 (1)
Fuji International Speedway 50 (1)
Fukushima Azuma Baseball Stadium 51 (1)
Ibaraki Kashima Stadium 51 (1)
International Stadium Yokohama 51 (1)
Izu MTB Course 52 (1)
Izu Velodrome 52 (1)
Kasumigaseki Country Club 52 (1)
Miyagi Stadium 53 (1)
Saitama Stadium 53 (1)
Saitama Super Arena 53 (1)
Sapporo Dome 54 (1)
Sapporo Odori Park 54 (1)
Tsurigasaki Surfing Beach 54 (1)
Yokohama Baseball Stadium 55 (2)
Chapter 6 Understanding the Games 57 (22)
Opening and Closing Ceremonies 57 (1)
Aquatics 58 (2)
Artistic swimming 58 (1)
Diving 59 (1)
Marathon swimming 59 (1)
Swimming 59 (1)
Water polo 59 (1)
Archery 60 (2)
Athletics 60 (1)
Marathon 60 (1)
Race walk 60 (1)
Track and field 61 (1)
Decathlon 61 (1)
Heptathlon 61 (1)
Badminton 62 (1)
Baseball/softball 62 (1)
Basketball 63 (1)
Traditional basketball 63 (1)
3x3 basketball 63 (1)
Boxing 63 (1)
Canoe 64 (1)
Slalom 64 (1)
Sprint 64 (1)
Cycling 64 (2)
BMX freestyle 65 (1)
BMX racing 65 (1)
Mountain bike 65 (1)
Road 65 (1)
Track 65 (1)
Equestrian 66 (1)
Dressage 66 (1)
Jumping 67 (1)
Eventing 67 (1)
Fencing 67 (1)
Golf 67 (1)
Gymnastics 68 (1)
Artistic 68 (1)
Rhythmic 68 (1)
Trampoline 68 (1)
Handball 68 (1)
Hockey 69 (1)
Judo 69 (1)
Karate 69 (1)
Modern Pentathlon 70 (1)
Rowing 70 (1)
Rugby 71 (1)
Sailing 71 (1)
Shooting 72 (1)
Rifle and pistol 72 (1)
Shotgun 72 (1)
Skateboarding 73 (1)
Park 73 (1)
Street 73 (1)
Soccer 73 (1)
Sport Climbing 74 (1)
Surfing 74 (1)
Table Tennis 75 (1)
Tae Kwon Do 75 (1)
Tennis 75 (1)
Triathlon 76 (1)
Volleyball 77 (1)
Beach volleyball 77 (1)
Volleyball 77 (1)
Weightlifting 77 (1)
Wrestling 78 (1)
Chapter 7 Budgeting for Tickets 79 (22)
Ticket Categories 79 (1)
Ticket Prices 80 (21)
Opening and closing ceremonies 80 (1)
Aquatics 80 (2)
Archery 82 (1)
Athletics 82 (1)
Badminton 83 (1)
Baseball and softball 83 (1)
Basketball 84 (1)
Boxing 85 (1)
Canoe 86 (1)
Cycling 86 (2)
Equestrian 88 (1)
Fencing 88 (1)
Soccer 89 (1)
Golf 89 (1)
Gymnastics 90 (1)
Handball 90 (1)
Hockey 91 (1)
Judo 91 (1)
Karate 92 (1)
Modern pentathlon 92 (1)
Rowing 92 (1)
Rugby 93 (1)
Sailing 93 (1)
Shooting 94 (1)
Skateboarding 95 (1)
Sport climbing 95 (1)
Surfing 96 (1)
Table tennis 96 (1)
Tae kwon do 96 (1)
Tennis 97 (1)
Triathlon 97 (1)
Volleyball 98 (1)
Weightlifting 98 (1)
Wrestling 99 (2)
Chapter 8 Other Olympic Activities 101 (4)
Watching the Torch Relay 101 (1)
Attending the Tokyo 2020 Nippon Festival 102 (1)
Checking Out Other Fun Attractions 103 (4)
Live Sites 103 (1)
Partner Houses 103 (1)
Spectaculars 104 (1)
Part 3: Planning Your Trip 105 (42)
Chapter 9 Buying Tickets to the Games 107 (8)
Where to Purchase Tokyo 2020
Tickets 107 (1)
For residents of Japan 107 (1)
For overseas travelers 108 (1)
Ticket Sales Timeline 108 (1)
Purchasing Tickets from CoSport 109 (6)
Chapter 10 Traveling to Japan and Finding a 115 (10)
Place to Stay
Getting to Japan 115 (3)
Identifying the airports in Japan 115 (1)
Knowing how to book flights 116 (1)
Deciding when to book flights 117 (1)
Putting a Roof over Your Head 118 (7)
Types of accommodations 118 (3)
Where to stay 121 (1)
How to make reservations 122 (1)
When to book a place to stay 123 (2)
Chapter 11 Finding Other Things to Do in Tokyo 125 (14)
Harajuku: The Heart of Trendy Youth Culture 125 (1)
and Fashion
Ikebukuro: The Up-and-Coming Area 126 (2)
Shinjuku: The Entertainment District 128 (1)
Shibuya: Home of Shopping and Fashion 129 (1)
Chuo, Chiyoda, and Minato: The Center of 130 (1)
Tokyo
Asakusa: Historical Tokyo 131 (2)
Bunkyo: The Local Neighborhood 133 (1)
Akihabara: The Tech and Electronics District 134 (2)
Ueno: The Leisure Area 136 (1)
Odaiba: Tokyo's Man-Made Island 136 (3)
Chapter 12 Building an Itinerary 139 (8)
Starting with a Template 139 (1)
Filling in the Knowns 140 (2)
Booked flights 140 (1)
Reserved hotels 141 (1)
Purchased Olympics tickets 142 (1)
Filling in the Gaps 142 (5)
Part 4: Enjoying Your Time In Tokyo 147 (64)
Chapter 13 Arriving and Getting Oriented 149 (16)
Getting through Immigration and Customs 149 (4)
Filling out the paperwork 149 (3)
Going through Quarantine and Immigration 152 (1)
Going through Customs 152 (1)
Adapting to the Time Change 153 (3)
Knowing Japan's time zone: Japan 153 (1)
Standard Time
Overcoming jetlag 154 (2)
Managing Your Money 156 (3)
Knowing how much what you've got is 156 (1)
worth
Making sense of the Japanese yen 156 (1)
Getting cash 157 (2)
Using Credit and Debit Cards 159 (2)
Using IC Cards 161 (1)
Plugging In: Electricity in Japan 162 (1)
Electrical outlets and adapters 162 (1)
Voltage and converters 162 (1)
Where to buy adapters and converters 163 (1)
Staying Safe and Healthy 163 (2)
Handling emergencies 163 (1)
Finding local doctors and hospitals 164 (1)
Chapter 14 Learning Some Simple Japanese 165 (16)
Phrases
Getting Started with Japanese 166 (2)
The Japanese alphabet 166 (1)
Pronunciation 166 (1)
Basic sentence structure 167 (1)
Saying, "huh?" 168 (1)
Knowing the Phrases You Need to Survive 168 (13)
Greetings 168 (1)
Being polite 169 (1)
Answers 170 (1)
Introductions 170 (1)
Directions 170 (1)
Transportation 171 (1)
Sports 172 (3)
Numbers 175 (2)
Shopping 177 (1)
Restaurants 178 (1)
Conversations 179 (1)
Other useful phrases 180 (1)
Chapter 15 Getting Around Tokyo 181 (20)
Looking at the Modes of Transit in Japan 181 (4)
Public transit: Trains and local buses 182 (1)
Highway buses 182 (1)
Rental cars 183 (1)
Taxis and ride shares 184 (1)
Finding the Best Route 185 (1)
Navigating the Train System 185 (13)
Finding the correct rail company 186 (1)
Paying for your ride 186 (6)
Riding the train 192 (6)
Other things to know about riding the 198 (1)
train
Riding the Bus 198 (3)
In Tokyo 199 (1)
Outside Tokyo 199 (2)
Chapter 16 Fitting In: Customs, Manners, and 201 (10)
Laws
Staying to the Left 201 (1)
Removing Your Shoes 202 (1)
Being Considerate of Others 203 (1)
Keeping Germs to Yourself 203 (1)
Navigating Food and Restaurants 204 (1)
Eating inside (not out) 204 (1)
Using chopsticks 204 (1)
Calling a server 205 (1)
Making changes to the menu 205 (1)
Tipping 205 (1)
Hiding Your Tattoos 205 (1)
Visiting Onsen: Going Au Nature! in 206 (1)
Japanese Hot Springs
Using the Toilets 207 (1)
High-tech toilets 207 (1)
Old-fashioned toilets 208 (1)
Dealing with Trash 208 (5)
Dealing with different types of trash 208 (1)
Carrying your trash 209 (2)
Part 5: Extending Your Trip 211 (24)
Chapter 17 Taking a Day Trip from Tokyo 213 (10)
Nikko: A City Enshrined in History 214 (1)
Hakone: The Mountain Hot Springs Town 215 (1)
Kamakura: The Seaside Capital of Old Japan 216 (1)
Yokohama: Home to Chinatown 217 (1)
Chiba: A Theme Park Adventure 218 (1)
Mount Fuji: One of Japan's Three 219 (1)
Sacred Mountains
Sendai: Home to One of Japan's Most 220 (1)
Powerful Lords
Nagoya: The Manufacturing Giant 221 (2)
Chapter 18 Visiting Other Places in Japan 223 (12)
Hiroshima: A City Reborn 223 (3)
Kyoto: Stepping Back in Time to Old Japan 226 (3)
Osaka: The Place for Modern Architecture 229 (1)
and Nightlife
Nara: Japan's First Permanent Capital 230 (1)
Himeji: Home to the White Heron Castle 231 (1)
Okayama: Home to One of Japan's Best 232 (3)
Gardens
Part 6: The Part Of Tens 235 (16)
Chapter 19 Top Ten Things to Do in Tokyo 237 (8)
Tsukiji Outer Market and Toyosu Market 237 (1)
Shinjuku Gyoen 238 (1)
Meiji Jingu 238 (1)
Hachiko Statue 239 (1)
Shibuya Crossing 240 (1)
Senso-ji 240 (1)
Tokyo Skytree 241 (1)
Takeshita-Dori 242 (1)
Purikura 242 (1)
Don Quijote 243 (2)
Chapter 20 Top Ten Olympic Events to Watch 245 (6)
Opening and Closing Ceremonies 245 (1)
Track and Field 246 (1)
Gymnastics 247 (1)
Swimming 247 (1)
Basketball 248 (1)
Soccer 248 (1)
Volleyball 249 (1)
Judo 249 (1)
Rugby 250 (1)
Sport Climbing 250 (1)
Index 251