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From world-class exhibitions to the latest blockbuster movie stars, Tokyo is on everybody's agenda. Why? Because this is the most exciting city in the world! The following are a few of our favorite spots in town; the places that make Tokyo our own.
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Shampoo-ya  (シャンプー屋)

shampoo and massage salon
What's a great way to feel refreshed before and after work, or during your lunch break? Get a shampoo! From a 15-minute quickie to an indulgent 50-minute course, freshen up while winding down in the Bali-inspired interior. Reflexology available on the 2nd floor.
Address Brodery Nishi-Shinbashi Bldg. 1-2F, 1-9-1 Nishi-Shinbashi, Minato-ku
tel 03-3519-6616
station Station: Shinbashi (metro exit 8; JR Hibiya exit), Uchisaiwaicho (metro exit A3)
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Yebisu Garden Place (恵比寿ガーデンプレイス)

outdoor mall
This is not just an open-air shopping center for the Madame. Bring Spot along for a stroll and order a café au lait to go from the boulangerie La Boutique de Joël Robuchon (B1) and enjoy it on one of the many benches. Also recommended: independent flicks at Yebisu Garden Cinema, exhibitions at the Tokyo Metropolitan Museum of Photography and ¥400 beer tastings at Beer Museum Yebisu.
Address 4-20 Ebisu, Shibuya-ku
tel 03-5423-711
station Station: Ebisu (JR east exi;, metro exit 1)
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Aoyama Book Center (青山ブックセンター)

A great stop for books on design and art, especially by Japanese artists. Although their foreign fiction is limited, many of their design-oriented hardbacks are in both English and Japanese. There is a wide range of foreign and domestic magazines.
Address Cosmos Aoyama Garden Floor, 5-53-67 Jingumae, Shibuya-ku
tel 03-5485-5511
station Station: Omotesando (metro exit B2)
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Ginza Natsuno Aoyama (銀座 夏野 青山店)

chopsticks specialty shop
This gem of a shop, tucked behind busy Omotesando's main street, has row after row of handmade, one-of-a-kind chopsticks and other Japanese utensils that will tempt you with its artisanship and beauty. They make great souvenirs, too.
Address Aoyama Natsuno Building 1-2F, 4-2-17 Jingumae, Shibuya-ku
tel 03-3404-6033
station Station: Omotesando (metro exit A2)
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Kinokuniya International (紀ノ国屋)

grocery store
A gourmet grocery with many hard-to-find imported foods, kitchen supplies and home amenities lining the shelves. For ï¿¥525, same- or next-day delivery of online and in-store shopping items is available to select locations.
Address 3-11-13 Minami-Aoyama, Minato-ku
tel 03-3409-1231
station Station: Omotesando (metro exit A4)
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Don Quijote (ドン・キホーテ)

discount shop
Their theme song may drive you to insanity, but hey, you can stock up on great deals at this discount shopping emporium. Everything from heavy-duty luggage to cosmetics to toiletries to food and beverages line the shelves at rock-bottom prices. Look out for the narrow aisles. Recommended: hard to find in Tokyo, Halloween costumes and dryer sheets are both in-stock here; all year long, too!
Address 2-25-8 Dogenzaka, Shibuya-ku
tel 03-5428-0211
station Station: Shibuya (JR, metro, Keio Inokashira line: Hachiko exit)
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Tower Records Shibuya (タワーレコード 渋谷)

CD store and bookstore
Aside from an excellent selection of Japanese major and indie releases, you can also find some of Tokyo's best bargains on imported magazines and English language books on the top floor. The store also sells a large selection of foreign CDs and genres other than popular.
Address 1-22-14 Jinnan, Shibuya-ku
tel 03-3496-3661
station Station: Shibuya (JR, metro, Keio Inokashira line: Hachiko exit)
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Shinjuku New South Exit Area (新宿新南口付近)

shopping area
Go out the south or new south exits of JR Shinjuku station and you'll see the antithetis of Kabukicho (for which you should take the east exit, FYI): Starbucks, Microsoft, Shinjuku Takashimaya, Kinokuniya bookstore and even an Eddie Bauer. Every Christmas the lights go up around this area making it one of the most fun places to go Christmas shopping. The bridge in the middle is one of the best spots to look over train tracks as Shinjuku station is one of the busiest in the world.
Address Shinjuku Takashimaya Times Square area
tel Varies according to
station Station: Shinjuku (JR south and new south exits)
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Tokyo Random Walk

Though not large, they often hold bargain sidewalk sales of foreign books (children's, adult fiction, nonfiction, calendars, etc.) and have a good selection of art books inside. Often some sort of fair or sale is going on, so when you have a few minutes to spare while you're in the neighborhood, take a peek inside.
Address 3-8-17 Akasaka, Minato-ku
tel 03-5545-4593
station Station: Akasaka-Mitsuke (metro Sanno exit)
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SuperDeluxe (スーパーデラックス)

event space
A place for artistic souls to mingle, for local musicians to jam and a backdrop for all sorts of discussions to blossom, SuperDeluxe is a popular venue for internationally-minded creative types. While the soul may be content feeding on ideas from one another, SuperDeluxe's selection of foods and drinks--including microbrewed beer from the Tokyo Brewery Company--is sure to keep stomaches satiated. Creators Astrid Klein and Mark Dytham designed the space for optimal flexibility, in order to complement the constantly changing events being hosted. Certain events are held monthly (such as Pecha Kucha Night, where young designers and creators show and tell their work through a series of timed presentations) and the venue can be rented for private parties as well.
Address B1F 3-1-25 Nishi Azabu, Minato-ku
tel 03-5412-0515
station Station: Roppongi (metro, Oedo exit 1)
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