Whether you are tired of the same, old, travel agency-like destinations, or if you’re looking for those places where everything is happening just right now and you need perfectly updated on all the new trends…Here’s a guide for you: the 10 coolest neighborhoods in the world.
GINZA, TOKYO (JAPAN)
Defined by many as the “Japanese via Montenapoleone”, Ginza spares no expense when it comes to hosting great names of fashion and luxury world. Forget single shop windows or noble palaces: here Armani, Dior, Hermes and many others own breathless skyscrapers with hi-tech structures. And if you are among the photography lovers, don’t miss Canon, Nikon, Fujifilm’s showrooms, with spectacular exhibitions all year round. What if you are tired of all this shopping? Take a rest at the Kabuki-za Theatre, which hosts dancing shows with a secular tradition.
Where to eat: Tapas Molecular Bar. Interactive molecular cuisine, futuristic sensorial experiences. For those who never watch out for money when it comes to amazing food. 2-1-1 Nihonbashi Muromachi, Chuo-ku, Tokyo. +81 (3) 3270 8800
Where to sleep: The Tokyo Station Hotel. European allure and a pharaonic palace built in 1915. For those who desire an oasis of peace in the middle of a metropolis. 9-1 Marunouchi, Chiyoda, Tokyo. +81-3-5220-1111