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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  • August 14, 2017
    Nothing compared to earlier, was not fresh and attractive. Coming out of various things, even Korea travel has become unpleasant and may be related. Really it suggests there could be related and this is not just emotion will not tolerate it, it has led to such evaluation.
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  • August 8, 2017
    Okubo, Shin Okubo, Shinjuku East until recently are increasingly shop in Korea. As well as what you can buy at a very crowded during the day, eating alone is not, such as cosmetic products in Korea and Korea Super, similar to local price. Not just Korea cuisine, recently opened many Asian dishes, such as China, so trip was very comfortable.
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  • August 8, 2017
    I will once in a while with makeup items. Korea cosmetics, particularly skin care products featuring variety, so fun! Like in Japan, in Japan, there is no such atmosphere also.
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