Nakamise - Dori Street - Tokyo Travel (Japan)

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Nakamise Dori Street Tokyo TravelMay 14, 2017

The Nokomise Dori is located a stone’s throw away from the Sensoji Temple (the oldest in Tokyo) and is THE place to buy souvenirs in town.
Stock up on kimonos, geta (Japanese snow sandals), chopsticks, folding fans, mini-lanterns and other iconic gadgets and gizmos.
Nakamise Dori is the best place in Tokyo to buy souvenirs.
Its a 250 meter (800 foot) shopping street that leads to Sensoji Temple, Tokyos oldest and most visited temple.
There are around 90 shops on the street that sell snacks and souvenirs to the throngs of domestic and international tourists who visit the area.
There has been a tourist market here since the 17th century.
Many of the shops have been run by the same family for many generations.

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Nakamise Dori StreetMay 14, 2017

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Nakamise Dori StreetMay 14, 2017

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Nakamise Dori StreetMay 14, 2017

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Nakamise Dori StreetMay 14, 2017

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Nakamise Dori StreetMay 14, 2017