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Naka-ku, Hiroshima, Hiroshima Prefecture
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Hustle and bustle

If you're after hustle and bustle this is the place for you. Downtown Hiroshima is a busy district... read more

Reviewed June 15, 2017
Hiroshima's business area

Hiroshima's business area located downtown Hiroshima. There are Sogo department (has bus center its... read more

Reviewed March 1, 2017
Hiroshima-shi, Hiroshima, Japan
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Naka-ku, Hiroshima, Hiroshima Prefecture
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Reviewed June 15, 2017

If you're after hustle and bustle this is the place for you. Downtown Hiroshima is a busy district filled with shopping and restaurants. I definitely recommend trying Hiroshima style okonomiyaki (different to Osaka style). It's a delicious staple food. It's very easy to get to...More

Thank Sharizaard
Reviewed March 1, 2017

Hiroshima's business area located downtown Hiroshima. There are Sogo department (has bus center its inside), electric stores like Edion, Pacella, Shareo (undergrand shopping street), etc.

Thank Diamondken
Reviewed February 25, 2017

The area is near the peace park and the Atomic bomb dome. If you wander towards the main street where the trams are you see a myriad of shopping complexes much like the other cities in Japan. Sogo is one of these and located on...More

Thank Acineto
Reviewed December 17, 2016

easy to walk up and down this road... where there is Tokyu Hands, Parco, Sogo and more... along the streets where you'd find local dinning locations and other places to shop for local brands etc. easy to note where you are... so that you are...More

Thank salohcini
Reviewed June 23, 2016

A lot of shops and restaurants..I was able to get what I needed some Japanese socks and the Daiso 100 yen store. It is worth coming here to walk around for exercise and to watch the different tourists and locals..There is an underground shopping area...More

Thank Marta E
Reviewed April 23, 2016

Great to feel the life, the vibe of a once destroyed city, yes there is just shops, restaurants and all the different trams but that's the point for me life where brefly there wasn't, great positive vibe.

Thank Alanbrae
Reviewed November 12, 2015

This is the main area of hiroshima or downtown as it is know, lots of department stores and cafes plus the usual restayrants really nice area to be, much different to other japanese cities, more of a european feel to it, well worth a visit

Thank swift314
Reviewed October 21, 2015 via mobile

This is the very center of downtown Hiroshima. They have bunch of restaurants, shops and so on to find. The department store SOGO has a Pokemon store inside where Hiroshima-only Pokemon goods are available! Under the intersection of the roads, they have the underground shopping...More

1  Thank Katsumon
Reviewed August 29, 2015

I'd call this the "Main Drag" of Hiroshima (Main Street). There are lots of shops along this street selling anything you need-and the major department stores, too. Restaurants can also be found. I found this street to be a very fun place to sit and...More

2  Thank Saranger
Reviewed August 10, 2015

If you ride the tram or visit the Peace Park you'll either transfer or stop here. There are lots of places for shopping (serious or window-shopping) and also many restaurants. For tram-spotters, this location is excellent because it's the intersection of different lines and you...More

1  Thank Saragrad
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July 7, 2016|
Response from Alanbrae | Reviewed this property |
I don't know if there are luggage lockers at Kamiyachō Shareo, I know that JR Hiroshima Station does, they have 3 sizes available and the Hiroshima Tram connects with JR Hiroshima station. Sorry i cannot be of more help.