Harajuku in the Summer
So far we've taken a look at a few spots around Tokyo in the Summer:-
- Shibuya in the Summer 2013
- Shinjuku in the Summer 2013
- Nakano Broadway in the Summer
- Ueno in the Summer
- Ginza in the Summer
- Odaiba in the Summer
- Shibuya in the Summer
- Ikebukuro in the Summer
- Shinjuku in the Summer
- Akihabara in the Summer
- View more
And the theme continues! Today we take a gander around the Harajuku area where you can find the latest trends in fashion, food and accessories for young folks - in particular high school girls. To get to Harajuku, get off at Harajuku station on the JR line or Omotesando station on the Ginza, Chiyoda or Hanzomon line.
First photo - here we have some folks dressed up as Taiyaki!
Lovely Yukata girls.
Entrance to Takeshita Dori - come here for cheap clothing and food, good crepe and hang out with young folks.
These photos are called Namashashin [生写真[なましゃしん]] - paparazzi photos of male and female idols.
Sometimes you will see "CLOSING DOWN (for refurbishment) SALE!" notices here n there.
The mango ice cream crepe here is good!
Need some 1/3 scale versions of these.
Shop dedicated to K-POP goodies.
"Available only here - Geki (super) Kawaii Pop!"
If you are bored of your dog then turn it into a fish with some fish-wear.
"TIME SALE" is where they discount stuff between certain times - for fashion or food. Do they do Time Sales in your neck of the woods?
Tako yaki nom.
Tenshi no Mado - the house for dolls.
Love the old design of Harajuku station.
I had a Tamagochi when they first came out - it died all the time.
Its so awesome that you can normally see stuff like this on the streets of Tokyo.
AKB48 official shop.
A room for happy people.
We have a chain of stores here called WOMB.
Shoes to make a kick to the goolies even more painful.
The new Omohara Tokyu Plaza which recently opened.
This is the bridge where you will find cosplayers and gothloli girls n boys on a Sunday.