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Kyukaruizawa Ginza

Kyukaruizawa, Karuizawa, Karuizawa-machi, Kitasaku-gun, Nagano Prefecture, Japan
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Type: Scenic/ Historic Walking Areas, Cultural
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Northern California
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52 reviews 52 reviews
29 attraction reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014 NEW

Lots of fun shops and love that you can sample so many different types of jams and things. Met the "Bee" man in front of the honey shop. Such and entertaining character. The bakeries have really delicious pastries. No problems finding souvenirs to bring back to wherever you came from. Don't miss all the little side streets along the main... More

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Surfers Paradise, Australia
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345 reviews 345 reviews
190 attraction reviews
198 helpful votes 198 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

There are lots of places to shop in Japan. This place is not particularly unique or interesting, keep walking.

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Urayasu, Japan
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2013

Many shops, some interesting and historical buildings and small museums, but very few restaurant ...

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Top Contributor
54 reviews 54 reviews
43 attraction reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2012

I especially love the Karuizawa-bori woodcraft. Historical St. Paul's Church nearby.

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Tokyo, Japan
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146 reviews 146 reviews
10 attraction reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2011

This is you average shopping mall with a lot of brands and stuff, but of course also with brand outlets. I spent time there to buy some (food) stuffs for familiy and a coffee. Frankly speaking however, I cannot understand why people take all the trouble to go to the countryside and then spending time a such malls. The place... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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67 reviews 67 reviews
27 attraction reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2011

Came here just right after the summer holidays. Once you exit the train station, you can feel the coolness of this place despite being summer. This place is famous for its jams and a lot of the shops are selling jams. Some offer bread for tasting too.

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