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Shin Okubo Korean Town, Shinjuku
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Head to Shin Okubo Korean Town, Japan’s largest Korean neighborhood, and discover its culture and cuisine. Part of the Shinjuku ward, the district circles the Shin Okubo railway station and boasts more than 500 businesses, a number of which are restaurants. You'll be spoiled for choice while exploring the array of eateries, bars, and grocery stores around the area, enticing you to sample the Korean barbecue, bulgogi, or kimchi on offer. Visit the local shops for a dose of Korean pop culture, from books and movies to the latest music by K-pop idols. Put Shin Okubo Korean Town into our Tokyo family vacation planner to see other points of interest to visit during your vacation in Tokyo.
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  • Shinjuku is unavoidably a must see part of Tokyo. It is the heart that enters the rest of the city where people really come to life. While mostly built up residential Shinjuku also boasts beautiful st...  more »
  • This neighborhood is very close to Shinjuku, you can walk. There are many young people. I recommend going to try Korean sweets. In addition, there are many restaurants that is worth the penalty know. Also bars and karaoke!
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  • And the Korean town of Osaka tsuruhashi is also many newcomers were different, I. It is different from a decade ago and became a multinational. Shin-Okubo is exit is one, so it is easy to understand. You can walk from Okubo. Go with a rough educated guess because there are many places better.
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