Accessible by numerous subway lines, Ginza doesn't grant such effortless entry into its sophisticated establishments. Boasting some of the world's most upscale shopping, Ginza outfits Tokyo's designer-conscious clientele for extravagant outings to gallery openings and red carpet events. Like the chicest names in fashion, tech companies Sony, Nikon, and Apple choose to showcase their latest and greatest in Ginza as big spenders peruse the scene in pursuit of their next big purchase.See places to stay Save this neighborhood
Ginza: Glamorous and Modern In the Heart of Tokyo
[Ginza is close] to Tsukiji fish market, so don't miss out on sushi breakfast! Otherwise there's loads of udon, ramen and sushi places near Shimbashi Station and upmarket restaurants in Ginza."
Visited in 2013
Ginza: Shopping at the Pinnacle of Sophistication
You have a choice of 10 different train and metro lines; making this a perfect base for exploring all over Tokyo."
Ginza: Cultural Riches
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Ginza: Life After Dusk
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Masaru studied Photography at Parsons The New School for Design in NYC. He has 25 years experience photographing social and human rights issues in Asia and South America. After spending many years abroad, he has begun to focus on his own country of Japan. He established Reminders Photography Stronghold in Tokyo in 2013, a curated membership gallery making multi-photographic activities possible. His photographs have appeared in The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, Newsweek Japan, and many others.