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Yokohama Motomachi Shopping Street

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Address: 1 Motomachi, Naka-ku, Yokohama 231-0861, Kanagawa Prefecture
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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... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 3 weeks ago
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago 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 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

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.

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5 of 5 stars 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.

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Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum), India
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4 of 5 stars 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 stars 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 stars 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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Fuji, Japan
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2016

If you come from a place that doesn't have shopping malls, and for whatever reason hate shopping online, you will find this enchanting. It's one long street of upscale brands accompanied by a few select local brands and novelties all selling essentially the same uninspiring items at inflated prices. This was really the most boring part of my visit to... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2016

Beside Chinatown, Motomachi is a popular touristic destination. You can find many fashionable shops, trendy restaurants and coffee shops. But since I am not a lover of shopping, I do not have a particular interest.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2016

My wife loved and even I tolerated a wander up this shopping street. Yes, the global brands are there but so too are the unique and individual Yokohama brands and shops such as Wanomisehiyori for silk kimonos and accessories. Well worth a wander through if you are in Yokohama.

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