The Mount Takao area is a lovely place to visit if you need to get away from Tokyo for a little bit. Tokyo is a fun and exciting place, but sometimes you need to refresh somewhere with a lot of greenery and fresh air. Ukai Toriyama is the perfect place to go after hiking and it serves typical and delicious Japanese cuisine, robatayaki!
If you're interested in sumo culture, you definitely need to stop by Ryogoku Station to wander around and take in as much as you can about this fascinating sport. At Tokyo Shouten, you can discover many types of Japanese sake and order it directly from a vending machine and drink it nearby a sumo arena!
There are unbelievably so many different cafes in Shimokitazawa and it's overwhelming so someone has to make a to-go list, right? So here's the list of selected cafes that you must visit in Shimokitazawa!
Shimokitazawa is well known for its thrift stores, music culture, theaters and bars. Sometimes it takes a while to find a perfect bar to settle, so here's a list of selected bars to make your decisions a little easier.
Here you can see a different face of Tokyo - with numbers of cafes, bars and thrift stores, this is where lots of young people hang out. And there are lots of cool restaurants that you want to check out, too!
Originated from Shonan, Rocket Chicken, a restaurant that offers a whole new chicken dish, has opened its first Tokyo branch in Shimokitazawa!
If you want delicious curry with a different twist, Magic Spice is definitely worth the go. Their curries are both healthy and full of flavors that come from their unique blends of spices.
Mazesoba is a very popular kind of soupless ramen in Japan. In Shimokitazawa you can try an original one that is made from a fusion of a Neapolitan pasta sauce and a Japanese seafood sauce. The result is really addictive! Here's about the popular new dish served at Mazesoba Ken in Shimokitazawa.