Visiting an Izakaya (skewer restaurant) between Shimbashi and Yurakucho in Tokyo

Visiting an Izakaya (skewer restaurant) between Shimbashi and Yurakucho in Tokyo

After visiting the Zozo-ji Temple in Daimon and walking through the International Shopping Arcade in Shimbashi, my friend took me to an Izakaya - a type of an informal Japanese gastropub, located between Shimbashi and Yurakucho. It was only when...

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Things to do in Tokyo, Japan: International Arcade, Shimbashi

Things to do in Tokyo, Japan: International Arcade, Shimbashi

The International Arcade in Shimbashi is an enclosed market with a variety of shops selling everything from souvenirs to used kimonos and electronic items. The shops are open from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. (6 p.m. on Sundays), and some offer tax-free shopping...

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