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Address: 1 Motomachi, Naka-ku, Yokohama 231-0861, Kanagawa Prefecture
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Lots of boutique stores

No bargains here, but nice to walk around and look at the boutique stores. Most are pricey as are most shops in Japan. Close to Chinatown.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
Germantown, Tennessee

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Germantown, Tennessee
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

No bargains here, but nice to walk around and look at the boutique stores. Most are pricey as are most shops in Japan. Close to Chinatown.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 23, 2016 via mobile

Traveling to this part of the city was a blast. Nice rush of adrenaline and definitely spending my money on some decent items!

Thank Cj T
Honokaa, Hawaii
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 19, 2016

We had a little time to spare so this was fun window shopping. Many kinds of stores and shops. Also near Chinatown so a good combination tour for a few hours.

Thank Jacqueline H
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 4, 2016 via mobile

A shopping street with some upscale stores and malls. Tip: Be sure to walk to the nearby Yamate area known as the Bluff. Yamate has the historic Foreign general cemetery and views of the Bay. You can walk there through the railway station near Brooks Brothers at the bottom of Motomachi. The walk passes by a park where Japanese bridal... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 25, 2016

More upmarket brands than budget names. Nice for a walk and window shopping. Better off hitting Ameyoko in Ueno, Tokyo.

Thank lannykay
Cape Town Central, South Africa
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 22, 2016

Go here if you are looking for brand stuff and you have a big budget. Then again, if I it was me then the buildings at Yokohama station are much better.

Thank FritsMetz
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 30, 2016 via mobile

This shopping street is literally shops along sidewalk. It is near to Chinatown, you just need to pass on the bridge. There is a lot of shops for jewelries, gold and silver. There are also international shops around.

Thank jeancondeza
Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum), India
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 26, 2016

Yet another shopping street of Yokohama. Unlike China Town, here you will get items from other parts of the world as well. Good for a stroll. There are many shops, restaurants and coffee shops inclusive of one Star Bucks :)

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 17, 2016 via mobile

This is one of our favourite streets. There is a Starbucks at the start to help you drift along the shops. Got my wife a lovely purse from Louis Vuitton and just a nice shopping experience.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 10, 2016

This mile-long corridor is very pedestrian friendly with scores of high-end brand name stores, restaurants, bars and services. No vehicle traffic to speak of. Very safe and pleasant to visit but not cheap. Easy access from the Motomachi-Chukagai station. Walking distance to the Foreign Settlement and Cemetery area and the large park and gardens. Worth a visit.

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