Hg2 : The Hedonist

A Hedonist’s guide to…

Tokyo

Udon Maruka
Frank & Easy
Unique jewellery designs and imaginative bespoke pieces.
Ice Ouca
Traditional flavours of Japanese sweets in a rainbow-selection of ice cream.
Maruzen
Thousands upon thousands of books - we guarantee you won't ever be bored.
Uniqlo UT T-Shirt
A bargain hunter's idea of shopping.
Cow Books
Out-of-print art and design titles in a charming store.
Tokyo National Museum
The museum is located in the vast Uneo Park, perfect for a walk and a bit of post-exhibition reflection.
Kissa Ginza
Granny-chic, Tokyo style; in Kissa Ginza, the only things on the younger side of 40 are the late-night clientele.
Chano-Ma
This tearoom is modern luxurious memorable.
Kisara
'Asa' hemp products for every occasion.
Bonjour Records
An abundance of music options for the discerning music-lover.
Kamakura
Escape to the coast and spend the day exploring the charming Kamakura.
Maisen
The hoards of locals queueing outside know that the 'tonkatsu' is worth waiting for.
NADiff a/p/a/r/t
The coolest gallery spaces are always the hardest to find. NADiff is worth the search.
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.
Cocongo
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.
Taisho
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.
Kiddyland
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.
Muji
Hassle-free shopping at this minimalist inspired creation.
Boudoir
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.
Bibliophile
Everything you could ask for when looking for a holiday treat.
Kyukyodo
Washi paper and incense sold here.
Le Chocolat de H
A chocolate lovers delight.
Comme Ca
Give your life a makeover with their cheap chic accessories and clothing.
On Sundays at the Watari-um
Another great spot to immerse yourself in the creative side of the city.
& Stripe
This riverfront boutique specialises in buttons.
a.m.a store
A must-visit kitsch boutique for all things retro and Japanese.
Aoyama Book Centre
In need of a good read? Then head here for your copy in English.
Tokyo Dome
RagTag
Designer goods at low prices.
Sensoji Temple
An atmospheric glimpse of really, really old Tokyo...
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.

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