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Address: Musashino, Tokyo Prefecture

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Vibrant suburbia

It looks like many of the small suburban areas of Tokyo but the shotengai (shopping street) here is compact and to me, just the right size to explore and get anything and... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 18, 2015
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Singapore, Singapore
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16 reviews
6 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

It looks like many of the small suburban areas of Tokyo but the shotengai (shopping street) here is compact and to me, just the right size to explore and get anything and everything. There are also many eateries both sides of the station and the fact that Inokashira park is nearby for a quiet afternoonis a bonus for me.

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Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan
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20 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

Compared to other tourist cities like shibuya and shinjuku, kichijoji was peaceful. At the southern exit, you will find the Inokashira park, a busy streets full of small shop right in front of the station, and OIOI shopping complex. At the northern exit, you will find more shopping streets and it is where the famous satou steakhouse is located. You... More 

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Fitzroy North
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8 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

We enjoyed our day wandering through Kichijoji - the large park, interesting shops, relaxed feel after the rush of Shinjuku.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

Here is have everything you are looking for. Not a cloud, nice garden, especially in the spring time which is very beautiful of Sakura.

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Singapore, Singapore
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8 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015

Nice neighbourhood about 10-15 mins from city centre. Easy to find reasonably priced local food and friendly neighbourhood.

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Hong Kong
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

There are many shopping malls and markets in the area. We were able to buy cheap and fresh strawberry in the market.

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

Kichijoji is a great area of Tokyo to stay in - cheaper and calmer than downtown Tokyo, but still close enough to see Tokyo easily. Traditional food market alone will make your stay worthwhile.

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Victoria
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33 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

If you stay in an international hotel in one of the major urban hubs in Tokyo, you probably feel a bit disconnected from traditional Japan. But if you want to get away from Western buffet breakfasts and a bar that could be in any hotel in any city in the world, hop on a Chuo Line train and go to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014 via mobile

The station building was remodeled less than a year ago and there are two floors of excellent boutiques and restaurants and basement level excellent food shopping. No need to go to Ginza, Shinjuku, Shibuya, Ikebukuro- almost everything is here and less crowded. A place to just walk around and discover - and a wonderful kimono store in the covered arcade... More 

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Musashino, Japan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

Must visit. Cultural town. Traditional food market, nice pond park, anime town,...

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Address: Musashino, Tokyo Prefecture
Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Kanto  >  Tokyo Prefecture  >  Musashino

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