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Tokyo - A Shopping Mecca

A January 2006 trip to Tokyo by bostontravelgirl

Quote: If you're looking for a place to get all of your luxury shopping done in one place, Tokyo IS the place to go.

Tokyo - A Shopping Mecca

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Overview

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As one of the oldest cities in Japan, Tokyo is known for its cultural and historical sites. As a modern city in Asia, it also boasts one of the best shopping districts from young and hip to luxe couture. Here are some areas to check out: Omotesando: an avenue filled with shoppers, tourists, and the locals alike starts right out of Harajuku station. It has its own station (JR - Omotesando Station). This upscale shopping district boasts many large international fashion houses such as Gucci, Theory, YSL, Bottega Veneta among others. The newest addition to this luxury shopping district is the Omotesando Hills. Just opened this year (2006), this upscale shopping plaza houses over 130 shops and many c...Read More

The Tokyo Ballet

Attraction

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Quite possibly the best dance company in Japan, or even Asia. Mizuki Ueno has an unique expression that goes beyond technique. A must-see if you're in Tokyo.

Member Rating 5 out of 5 on August 27, 2006

The Tokyo Ballet

Tokyo, Japan