Hg2 : The Hedonist

A Hedonist’s guide to…


Frank & Easy
Unique jewellery designs and imaginative bespoke pieces.
Ice Ouca
Traditional flavours of Japanese sweets in a rainbow-selection of ice cream.
Cow Books
Out-of-print art and design titles in a charming store.
This tearoom is modern luxurious memorable.
'Asa' hemp products for every occasion.
Bonjour Records
An abundance of music options for the discerning music-lover.
Uniqlo UT T-Shirt
A bargain hunter's idea of shopping.
Tokyo National Museum
The museum is located in the vast Uneo Park, perfect for a walk and a bit of post-exhibition reflection.
Escape to the coast and spend the day exploring the charming Kamakura.
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The coolest gallery spaces are always the hardest to find. NADiff is worth the search.
The hoards of locals queueing outside know that the 'tonkatsu' is worth waiting for.
Flash Ranch Discs
Bargain vinyls to be found here.
Spiral Records
This quaint little shop is bursting at the seams with its choice of records.
This eclectic souvenir-filled café is worth searching out.
Tokyu Hands
Everything under one roof. And we mean everything.
Tora no Ana
Manga and anime sold at this five-storey emporium.
A small glimpse of the real Tokyo, far from the skyscrapers and sslarymen; try the delicious grilled meats and wash it all down with hearty draft beer.
Quirky children's clothes and kitsch toys for your little one.
Mori Art Museum
Housed in a shiny skyscraper, Mori Art Museum draws in all the big names.
Museum of Photography
You can discover work by a range of photographers in a gallery that hosts some of the country's best photography exhibitions.
Located on the edge of Tokyo's fish market, Isonoya offers the freshest sushi imaginable.
Capsule Hotel Asakusa Riverside
A night at the Capsule Hotel will be a tight, but memorable, experience.
Sun & Moon Yoga
For some much needed relaxation and calm, enter this zen-like yoga studio and gently breathe and stretch the stress away.
Shibuya Granbell Hotel
Granbell is a real boutique gem that offers contemporary style at an affordable price.
Washi paper and incense sold here.
Le Chocolat de H
A chocolate lovers delight.
Hassle-free shopping at this minimalist inspired creation.
& Stripe
This riverfront boutique specialises in buttons.
a.m.a store
A must-visit kitsch boutique for all things retro and Japanese.
Designer goods at low prices.
A few more tantalising electrical options
Tokyo Dome
Aoyama Book Centre
In need of a good read? Then head here for your copy in English.
On Sundays at the Watari-um
Another great spot to immerse yourself in the creative side of the city.
Comme Ca
Give your life a makeover with their cheap chic accessories and clothing.
Oriental Bazaar
Cheap and cheerful souvenirs.
Mingeikan Folk Crafts Museum
Go back to the origins of modern design at this museum dedicated to the Japanese folk craft movement.
Vintage clothing mecca with a wide range of stock.
Sensoji Temple
An atmospheric glimpse of really, really old Tokyo...

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