Tagged: shopping

Ebisu – Yebisu Garden Place

Yebisu Garden Place is filled with stylish restaurants and shops. It’s built on the former site of a beer brewery where the famous Yebisu Beer brand has been brewed since 1890. The biggest attraction is the Yebisu Beer factory tour, where you can also sample beer for only 500 yen!...

Harajuku – Takeshita Dori

Harajuku is the place to be if you’re looking for Fashion! Especially Takeshita Dori is filled with cute clothing and accessories stores. Takeshita Dori offers various styles of clothes so whatever you’re looking for you can’t go wrong here. There are also fancy cake shops, small restaurants, cafes and a...

Shibuya – 109 building, Themed Restaurants, Fashion and Anime

Shibuya is the place to be for fashion, stunning night views, restaurants, Game Centers and.. interesting people! There is always something going on in Shibuya, which makes it a great place for photography. The 109 building is filled to the brim with all kinds of different shops with their own...

Shibuya – Halloween

Shibuya is the city of youth and fashion. During Halloween Shibuya is even more lively than usual. Lots of students and young adults get dressed up in all kind of Halloween costumes and will merrily walk around Shibuya. This is not an official event or parade, but they dress up...

Shibuya Hikari Shopping Center

Shibuya Hikari is a 183 meters tall luxurious Shopping Center which recently opened in 2012. It’s right in front of Shibuya Station, making it easy to visit. The Hikari building offers many shops for especially focused on women, like fashion, accessories and “Zakka” (home decoration) shops. There are also many...

Nakano Broadway Mall

Nakano Broadway Mall is a large, mostly indoor shopping mall that is known as a sometimes cheaper (but often not) alternative to Otaku paradise Akihabara. You’ll find many Anime, Cosplay, Doll and a few Game shops. The famous second hand anime, manga, game, doll, idol, cosplay, retro toy chain Mandarake...

Gotanda Station

This station is a stop on the JR Yamanote Line, Ikegami Line and the Toei Asakusa Line. The station offers some bakery shops, Uniqlo and Department Store “Remy” which has clothing shops, restaurants and interesting, traditional Japanese and Western gift-shops. There is also a huge book store, supermarket, Starbucks, a massage...

Charming Kamata

Kamata is a charming city and an important transportation hub inside Tokyo. The station mall “Granduo” is huge and you can easily spend the whole afternoon on exploring all the different shops. Outside the station you’ll find second hand game shops, Game centers, Anime shops, Craft Shops and more traditional...

Ikebukuro – Sunshine City and Main Street

Ikebukuro is a great place all year round. The huge, indoor, shopping complex “Sunshine City” will keep you cool during the heat and warm during the winter. In the main street you’ll find many restaurants, game centers, cinemas and some shops like the Hello Kitty Store, ABC Market and Uniqlo....

Takadanobaba – Astro Boy & Language Schools

Takadanobaba (高田馬場) is located in Shinjuku and is a bubbly area filled with students and young adults. Famous Waseda University (one of Japan’s well known Universities) and many Japanese language schools can be found here. The main street in front of the station has lots of cheap pubs, restaurants, some...