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Address: Musashino, Tokyo Prefecture

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Lovely place to just wander and explore

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

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 20, 2015
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Fitzroy North
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Fitzroy North
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5 reviews 5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015 NEW

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

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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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 8 reviews
6 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 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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34 reviews 34 reviews
26 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 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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36 reviews 36 reviews
13 helpful votes 13 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 33 reviews
7 attraction reviews
59 helpful votes 59 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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24 reviews 24 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
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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6 reviews 6 reviews
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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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

Place to relax from a fast past Tokyo life. There is a zoo for visit, a lake also a street full with a ethnic store. Worth visit and very enjoyable.

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Musashino, Tokyo, Japan
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26 reviews 26 reviews
26 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

I live in kitijoji in Japanese 吉祥寺 for 10 years. Kitijoji is a name of station in Musashino city western Tokyo. Take Chuo line from Shinjuku for 20 minutes. Around Kitijoji station there are 4 department stores, Yodobashi electronics store, Yamada electronics store, Huge UNIQLO shop. You can find almost every items can buy in Tokyo. Restaurants are not expensive compared... More 

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