Asakusa 浅草 in downtown Tokyo is an cultural area for shopping, eating and drinking.
- Asakusa Culture Tourist Information Center 浅草文化観光センター
- Sensoji Temple 浅草寺
- Walking along the River Side
- Souvenir Shopping
- Reasonable Hostels
- Kimono and Sado (Matcha) Experience
- Where to eat in Asakusa
- Tempura Bowl
- Standing Sushi Bar
- Conveyor-belt Sushi Restaurant
- Unadon (Eel Bowl)
- Champon Noodles
- Hot Pot Dish SHABU-SHABU
- Grilled Beef on a Skewer
- Matcha Gelato (Ice Cream)
- My Favorite Ramen
- Low Priced Ramen
- Paid Sake Tasting
- Grilled Chicken on a Skewer
- Italian Restaurant
- Japanese Mother's Cooking
- Pan Fried Gyoza Dumplings, Vegetable Ramen
- This restaurant is still unknown by tourists.
- Grilled Pork Organ Meat on a Skewer
- Reasonable Soba (Buckwheat Noodles)
- Tomato Ramen
- Beef / Pork Bowl - Fast Food Restaurants
- Chicken Namban
- Curry Rice
- Seafood Bowl
- Takeout Food Shop
- Octopus Carpaccio, Deep Fried Burdock
- Pork Cutlet Bowl
- Reasonable Set Meals
- Hamburger Patty
- Pork Bowl
Asakusa Culture Tourist Information Center 浅草文化観光センター
Sensoji Temple 浅草寺 view from the viewing deck on the 8th floor
TOKYO SKYTREE view from the viewing deck
When you go there from here, I recommend you use a subway because it takes 20 minutes on foot (1.5 km 0.93 mile).
Sensoji Temple 浅草寺
Kaminarimon Gate 雷門 of Sensoji Temple 浅草寺
Walking along the River Side
Usually in Tokyo, the best time to view cherry blossoms is between the end of March and early April.
There are many types of stores in this building. They sell Japanese cultural goods and food.
Don Quijote (Asakusa branch)
It is a large discount store, and TAX FREE.
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Kimono and Sado (Matcha) Experience
Where to eat in Asakusa
Standing Sushi Bar
They offer high quality sushi for affordable price.
Conveyor-belt Sushi Restaurant
Unadon (Eel Bowl)
Hot Pot Dish SHABU-SHABU
Grilled Beef on a Skewer
There is a beef stand MARUJYU 丸十精肉店 beside the discount store Don Quijote ドン・キホーテ. They offer Wagyu beef on a skewer such as Kobe beef 神戸牛 and so on. Eating place (bench and table) is available in front of the stand.
Matcha Gelato (Ice Cream)
My Favorite Ramen
Low Priced Ramen
It is good for people who want to save money.
Their classic ramen costs 400 yen.
One of their ramen dishes is only 330 yen.
Paid Sake Tasting
Grilled Chicken on a Skewer
There is an Italian restaurant SAIZERIYA サイゼリヤ in the same building of the discount store Don Quijote ドン・キホーテ.
Japanese Mother's Cooking
Pan Fried Gyoza Dumplings, Vegetable Ramen
This restaurant is still unknown by tourists.
Grilled Pork Organ Meat on a Skewer
Reasonable Soba (Buckwheat Noodles)
Beef / Pork Bowl - Fast Food Restaurants
Takeout Food Shop
Octopus Carpaccio, Deep Fried Burdock
Pork Cutlet Bowl
Reasonable Set Meals
This blog will be updated later...
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