Category: Ginza

Tokyo, the Ginza shopping street of Yanaka
By: Date: October 24, 2011 Categories: Ginza,Guide Tags: , , , ,

Yanaka is an old shopping street in Ginza, Tokyo, not much frequented by the tourists and this is may be the reason why it is still surrounded by a charming and unique atmosphere. Along this street you can find several different stores, where you can buy everyday goods such as fish, meat, vegetables, flowers, stationery, books, appliances and…

Read More →
Tokyo Takarazuka Theater
By: Date: May 25, 2011 Categories: Ginza,Guide Tags: , , , ,

The Tokyo Takarazuka Theater is designed in a way that the show can be viewed regardless of where you are seated. A red carpet is spread throughout the entrance area while the glittering lights from the chandelier promote an elegant mood. With more than a total of 2,000 seats, this theater is extremely spectacular indeed…

Read More →
Ginza
By: Date: March 23, 2011 Categories: Ginza,Guide Tags: , , , ,

Ginza is named after the silver-coin mint established there in 1612 during the Edo period : today, it is one of the major downtown areas of Tokyo. From major department stores to specialty stores, various types can be found in Ginza. Even counting only the department stores, a wide variety of them are gathered here from…

Read More →