Living in Tsukuba
Tsukuba International School is located in Tsukuba City (つくば市), Ibaraki Prefecture (茨城県), Japan. Tsukuba is 50 km northeast of Tokyo, 50 km southwest of Mito (prefectural capital), and 40 km northwest of Narita International Airport. The city was conceived in the 1960s as a means to alleviate the overpopulation of the Tokyo area and to promote high level research and education.
Information about Living in Tsukuba
- Tsukuba City Hall: Official English website for Tsukuba City
- TsukuBlog: Blog updated daily with information about the city
- Tsukuba Alien Times: Monthly English newsletter created for and by the international residents of the city
- Tsukuba Weather: Click to see the current weather in Tsukuba and a three-day forecast for the area
Map of Tsukuba
Zoom in and out of this map to see local points of interest in Tsukuba. Click on the icons to see the name of the spot.
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Images of Tsukuba
Tsukuba International School is very lucky to be located in the beautiful city of Tsukuba in Ibaraki, Japan. Click on the image below to see a slideshow of images of our city.