- 0.1 1st January Happy New Year Shinjuku, Omotesando walking tour!
- 0.2 1st January Happy new year tour!
- 0.3 Shinjuku
- 0.4 1:Omoide yokocho in Shinjuku
- 0.5 2:DONQUIHOTE
- 0.6 3:Godzilla head
- 0.7 4:Golden Gai( bars town)
- 0.8 5:Hanazono shrine
- 0.9 Omotesando in Harajuku
- 0.10 6: Tokyu plaza building
- 0.11 7:Sunny hills
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1st January Happy New Year Shinjuku, Omotesando walking tour!
Hi I’m Nobu, I like traveling overseas and in Japan, visited 25 countries!
I’m a National Government Licensed Guide Interpreter of English for 8 years.
For the people who are interested in and planning trip to Japan ,
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1st January Happy new year tour!
We did Happy New Year tour with 5 kids and 6 adults!
Shinjuku is the biggest entertainment town in Japan.
1:Omoide yokocho in Shinjuku
We started our tour from Shinjuku okoide yokocho.
This is a tiny restaurants alley where provide yakitori, ramen, yakiniku and other Japanese dishes.
This alley started as a black market after WW2.
You can experience the local people’s daily dietary !
This is a 24 hours open big discount store chain.
You can buy clothing , cosmetics, electric gadgets, foods and everything!
It’s very fun to walk around and find something.
There is a Godzilla head on top of the TOHO movie building .( Godzilla is filmed by TOHO movie company)
We took memorial photo with him!
4:Golden Gai( bars town)
There are 250 tiny bars here.
It’s also started as a black market after WW2.
There were people still drinking from NYE this day!
This shrine is said originally from Nara prefecture from west part of Japan in the ancient time.
It’s rebuilt 16 century in a beautiful flower area here.
The name Hanazoko( flower garden) comes from this story.
We did new year resolution as Japanese way!!
Omotesando in Harajuku
Omotesando is a tree lined front approach to Meiji shrine.
6: Tokyu plaza building
This is the building at Omotesando which stands out the entrance mirror.
There is a small green park on the top.
We enjoyed building watching which are designed by famous architects!
Our goal was SUNNY HILLS pineapple cafe !
This is designed by KENGO KUMA, the architect who designed the National stadium of Japan!
The whole design is like a pineapple!
How was them ?
I recommend you enjoy these spots too!
I’m Nobu, one heart enjoy together!!!