Congratulations to Tokyo for winning the Olympic Bid!

Congratulations to Tokyo for winning the Olympic Bid!

They first hosted the Olympic games in October 1964 – and now Tokyo will once more take hold of the burning torch in 2020, beating Istanbul and Madrid as Olympic favourites by 60 to 36 in a poll of committee members!

We sent Ian Wright in one of our early Globe Trekker episodes  to get to explore one of the world’s most extraordinary capital cities.