Hg2 : The Hedonist

A Hedonist’s guide to…

Tokyo

JBS Bar
A small bar in Shibuya-ku, JBS Bar has a collection of around 10,000 records on vinyl, which are played and displayed in this small, wood-panelled space.
Ice Ouca
Traditional flavours of Japanese sweets in a rainbow-selection of ice cream.
Frank & Easy
Unique jewellery designs and imaginative bespoke pieces.
Kissa Ginza
Granny-chic, Tokyo style; in Kissa Ginza, the only things on the younger side of 40 are the late-night clientele.
Bonjour Records
An abundance of music options for the discerning music-lover.
Cow Books
Out-of-print art and design titles in a charming store.
Kisara
'Asa' hemp products for every occasion.
Chano-Ma
This tearoom is modern luxurious memorable.
Maruzen
Thousands upon thousands of books - we guarantee you won't ever be bored.
Maisen
The hoards of locals queueing outside know that the 'tonkatsu' is worth waiting for.
Tokyu Hands
Everything under one roof. And we mean everything.
Cocongo
This eclectic souvenir-filled café is worth searching out.
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.
Bibliophile
Everything you could ask for when looking for a holiday treat.
Boudoir
Sun & Moon Yoga
For some much needed relaxation and calm, enter this zen-like yoga studio and gently breathe and stretch the stress away.
Tokyo Dome
& Stripe
This riverfront boutique specialises in buttons.
a.m.a store
A must-visit kitsch boutique for all things retro and Japanese.
RagTag
Designer goods at low prices.
Aoyama Book Centre
In need of a good read? Then head here for your copy in English.
Chicago
Vintage clothing mecca with a wide range of stock.
Hibiya Park
 A stone's throw from the Imperial Palace, this park is perfect for tennis lovers and those looking for a quiet stroll in stunning surroundings.
Kinokuniya
With everything from books to newspapers, this is the perfect place to pick up a good read.
Ryokan Andon
A sleek industrial take on the traditional 'ryokan' inn.
Bic Camera
With its music blarring and its gadgets whirring, this is the place to be if you're after the latest electronic goods.
Seat Mania
There's a big choice of seats to relax in here, a place where the four-legged furniture is king.
Tokyo Wonder Site
An edgy art space that spills over into this modern cafe
Blondoll
Join the trend and purchase some funky tights.
Muji Yurakucho
Cycling is a great way to explore the city, and Tokyo, you cycle with style.
Asakusa
A street devoted to selling all things kitchen related.
Nakameguro Lounge
This kitsch café is famous for its 'sesame goma latte'.
Loft
Perfect for presents from the practical to the kitsch.
Pop into Otonomad
New boutique music shop selling specialist records.
Dragonfly Café
A creative and affordable option with a tasty menu, Dragonfly really spreads its wings at tea time.

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