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New Shibuya facilities give district's south side a new vibe

Business Sep 5, 2018

New Shibuya facilities give district's south side a new vibe

by Kazuaki Nagata

The latest facilities completed in the redevelopment project for Tokyo's Shibuya district were shown in a media preview on Wednesday ahead of their opening next week. Tokyu Corp., the Shibuya-based railway operator overseeing the redevelopment, unveiled the multipurpose complexes — Shibuya Stream and Shibuya Bridge ...

Monkeying around in Sarugakucho

Travel | BACKSTREET STORIES Jan 24, 2015

Monkeying around in Sarugakucho

by Kit Nagamura

Sarugakucho — which loosely translates as "monkey fun town" — is a hot spot near Daikanyama Station in Shibuya, Tokyo. As a place to hang out, this area sets the bar pretty high: Its backstreets are a zoo of uber-cute boutiques offering exclusive jeans, ...