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Shinjuku (新宿) can be quite intimidating with its bright lights, enormous train station, glamorous people and an array of host clubs and bars. It is also a unique district of Tokyo (東京); it is the gay capital and the home of the red light district. If you’re visiting Tokyo, this fascinating area is well worth…

Give Your Date the Lost in Translation Treatment in Tokyo!

Where should you take your date on a Friday night? It’s a question everyone struggles with from time to time, but for those lucky enough to be in Tokyo the folks at the Park Hyatt have created a spot with a great mix of metropolitan sophistication and romantic atmosphere. Whether you’re looking to impress a…

16 Must-See Places and Things to Do in Shinjuku: Explore the Unexplored!

If you know anything about Tokyo, then it is highly likely that you have heard of Shinjuku. You may have heard of the city district having the busiest train station in the world and being one of the major economic hubs of Japan’s capital city. It is probably at the top of most tourists’ bucket…

Shin-Okubo: The Korean Town of Tokyo, Japan

Shin-Okubo If you are looking for anything Korean from food, to cosmetics, to souvenirs, to anything related to K-pop or your favorite Korean idols, head to Shin-Okubo! It is located north of Shinjuku with Shin-Okubo station on the Yamanote line as the best access to the area. After exiting the station head to the right…

Takadanobaba: The Vibrant Tokyo

Takadanobaba Station Tokyo has many famous areas, from Shibuya to Shinjuku. But some of the lesser known spots are actually worth a visit even on a short trip to the city. One of them is Takadanobaba, a vibrant college town blessed with rows of ramen places, quirky shops, and youthful energy. muza-chan.net/ Takadanobaba Universities jpss.jp/…