Shinjuku Golden Gai

36 Things to Do in Shinjuku, the Party District of Tokyo!

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…

16 Must-see Places in Shinjuku: Explore the Unexplored!

Shinjuku. You may have heard of the city with the busiest train station in the world, and one of the major economic hubs. It’s probably at the top of most tourists’ bucket lists who want to visit Tokyo. Of course the reason is probably one, that this it the city that never sleeps, and two,…

Top 10 Hot Spots to Quench Your Thirst in Tokyo

Since Tokyo won the bid to hold the 2020 Olympic games, tourism initiatives have begun. The aim is to make Tokyo more accessible to foreign visitors and to give people a warm welcome. Train lines are being updated and new bi-lingual tourism guides are popping up at train stations around Tokyo. One experience in Tokyo…

Shinjuku Golden Street: Revisit the Tokyo of Olden Days

A small area connected by narrow alleys, which is seemingly out of place in a contemporary Tokyo, and is a famous hangout area for musicians, artists, writers, academe, actors and even famous celebrities, is the Shinjuku Golden Gai. japanesesearch.com/ This used to be popular for prostitution before the year 1958 but gradually, it developed into…