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Crazy shopping in Tokyo
By:Travel Expert

Tokyo is one Japan’s largest and most surreal metropolis with multiple stores, boutiques and cafés to take advantage of. Travelers from all corners of the world come to Tokyo for the exciting atmosphere, lively people and glamorous fashion. The place is extremely urban, up to date and dazzling, in order to make everyone fascinated by the surroundings.

For everyone, the shopping spree starts every morning at 10:00 am and it can last until 8:00pm. In Tokyo tourists will find all sorts of specific Japanese stuff; for example, jewels and souvenirs are everywhere on the streets, and thus, every traveler will have the opportunity to purchase for the best and most peculiar ones. And since Japan is the world of electronics, Akihabara is a place that has is all. From computers to phones, from dryers to iPods, this place is simply surrounded by technology.

Continue your trip and move towards Shibuya, the ultimate mall for the latest trends in clothes. Within the facility, various teenagers come to have a good time, spend some money and have a look at the outgoing Japanese fashion. For something more accessible, head over Takeshita-dori a narrow but exciting street in Tokyo full of traditional souvenirs and inexpensive clothes. Newcomers to the region are the ones who will be even more impressed with Takeshita-dori because it features the exact definition of Japanese marketplace. Extremely agglomerated, abundant with gift shops and cheerful people, the spot highlights the average side of the city, which is not so glamorous but welcoming and hospitable.

Generally speaking, Tokyo is just spectacular. With great food, and attractive places, the metropolis has some of the most colorful stores and welcoming restaurants in Japan. Moreover, for those looking for the accessible way of shopping, the well known 100 yen stores are everywhere. 100Yen is like 1$, and even if it sounds incredible, they do exists in Tokyo where all products are 100 yen. Within such cheap shops you’re going to find so many things, and although their quality is not so good, nobody cares when you can have it for such a convenient bargain.

Recognized worldwide for its fashion taste, Tokyo has some of the most acclaimed and appreciated clothing stores. From the most stylish to the most fashionable, from top designers to international haute couture presentations, the city is indeed contemporary. For casual looks Planet Tokyo Gear is the ideal place to start; suitable for women in love with bags and hats, and perfect for men looking for sneakers and jeans, this mall is accessible and at the same time quite interesting. For some recreational time, the city has a large number of bars and cafes. Whether it’s just a drink or you’re looking for the craziest Japanese nightlife, Tokyo is the right choice to make.
All in all, it’s quite advantageous to shop in Tokyo because you have so many varieties to choose from, as well as really affordable prices. Within the city every traveler and tourist will feel amazing because the people are so happy and friendly all the time.

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