The signature avenue Omotesando was created at the same time as Meiji Jingu, and the official name right now is Omotesando Tsu. This street is filled with trees on the two sides and the intersection right in front of Meiji Jingu is considered as the center point of Harajuku.  The avenue is 1.1 kilometers long and there are many trees and street lights on the two s...
Daikanyama is a place of significance in Tokyo. The area is tranquil yet it contains a number of fashion boutique, household accessories, fashion accessories, coffee shops and restaurants. The  famous Tsutaya Bookstore is considered to be the landmark structure of the area. Speaking of the special coffee shops in the area, we cannot miss Caffè Michelangel...
The commercial and shopping area of Futako Tamagawa is situated near the railway station, and the Tamagawa Takashimaya S・C Center at the western entrance of the railway station has been a landmark shopping center for many years. Ever since its opening in 1969, it has long been considered as a pioneer of shopping centers, and it has a longer history than the Takashimaya in ...
Hiyama was established in 1912 first as a store selling meat. It focuses on upscale meat and has since then expanded into a 1 Michelin Star restaurant. The group provides high quality wagyu beef and therefore diners can enjoy excellent sukiyaki and shabu shabu with such high quality beef at the group’s restaurant. The main store is situated at Nihonbashi and is decorate...
Chofu-shi is the area where the author of the famous Japanese animation series "OniTaro" lives. Inside the Jindai Temple, the TeGeGe no Kitaro Tea House is a must-go place. The tea house was converted from a small house with over 40 years of history and a lot of tourists like taking photos in the area. There is also a 1:1 "OniTaro" figure displayed. The tea house has 2 lev...
Situated near the east entrance of the JR Ebisu Station, the facade of the udon restaurant Udon Yamanaga does not seem anything special, however, it is highly regarded by a lot of magazines as one of the best in the area. The restaurant is opened by a grocery store in Osaka called Yamacho which has over 100 years of history. Therefore, the restaurant uses excellent ingredi...
Mr. Waffle has 10 branches in Japan. The most convenient one is located at Shinjuku’s LUMINE Department Store. The founder of the shop has gone to Belgium in 1996 and has eaten over 500 muffins within three months. After learning the skills on how to make muffins, he has started making muffins in Japan utilizing the freshest ingredients.  The muffin is made f...