Tokyo - Shibuya & Around (Chapter)
This is the Shibuya & Around chapter from Lonely Planet's Tokyo guidebook.
The superdense intersection at Shibuya Crossing, with its neon and giant TV screens, feels like the inspiration for Blade Runner, and nowhere will bring you closer to Tokyo's most current youth fashions.
- Surrendering to the crowd at Shibuya Crossing. Let yourself be swept along into the beating heart of desire, aspiration and materialism that is Shibuya
- Wandering the tiny, twisting alleys of Shimo-Kitazawa, the neighbourhood that time left behind
- Living the Japanese teenage-girl experience at fashion hive Shibuya 109
- restaurants & bars
Coverage includes: Neighbourhood Top Five, Explore Shibuya & Around, Local Life, Getting There & Away, Sights, Eating, Drinking & Nightlife, Sleeping, Entertainment and Shopping.
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