Well-known for electronics shops and gamers, Akihabara is the location for many electronic businesses like Yodobashi electronic stores and Yamada Denki. You can find all sorts of technical gadgets here. It’s a tech geek’s paradise. On the kooky side, there are also numerous maid and gamer cafés with different gimmicks if you fancy a cuppa. Otaku culture is popular here, with boutiques specialising in anime and manga, such as Tokyo Anime Center and Mandarake.
Transport Akihabara Station (Yamanote Line and Keihin-Tohoku Line)
Designed by Swiss architects Herzog and de Meuron, this eye-catching glass building has become an iconic landmark in the swanky Aoyama district since its launch in 2003...
5-2-6 Minamiaoyama, Minato, Tokyo 107-0062
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