Fish heads at Tokyo's Tsukiji market, the biggest fish market in the world.
Credit: Justin McCurry

Unsurprisingly, Japan is home to the world's largest fish market: Tsukiji, in Tokyo.

What's the next best thing to visiting? Exploring the market's sights and sounds with GlobalPost's @AFridayIn, guided by our own resident expert in all things Japanese, Justin McCurry. His photos of unusual delicacies, videos of butchers at work, and audio clips of market-goers bargaining for the day's catch took us right to the scene — and sure made us hungry. Check out his tweets below for the full experience.

GlobalPost's @AFridayIn Twitter feed showcases the voices and personal experiences of our correspondents based around the world each week. A different correspondent takes over the @AFridayIn account each Friday and tweets about his or her travels and daily activities.

Check out previous Fridays in the series:

"A Friday in Karachi" with Mariya Karimjee

"A Friday in Joburg" with Erin Conway-Smith

"A Friday in Maine" with Stacey Leasca

"A Friday in Cairo" with Erin Cunningham

"A Friday in Cambodia" with Faine Greenwood

"A Friday in Geneva" with Alex Besant

"A Friday in Berlin" with Kristin Deasy

"A Friday in Sao Paulo" with Jill Langlois

"A Friday in Caracas" with Girish Gupta

"A Friday in Munich" with Jessica Phelan

"A Friday in Montreal" with Talia Ralph

"A Friday in London" with Barry Neild

"A Friday in Namibia" with Erin Conway-Smith

"A Friday in Cairo" with Erin Cunningham

"A Friday in Bangkok" with Patrick Winn

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