Asakusa Streets

Discover what is hiding in the streets of Asakusa!

By Kasia Szumna    - 1 min read

Asakusa is one of the most traditional neighbourhoods in Tokyo. The most popular tourist spot is Sensoji Temple, but there is so much more hiding in Asakusa streets! Take a walk along Denbouin Street, where you can feel the impact of Edo culture. Look for souvenirs, like Japanese accessories and crafts or amanatto beans. Visit Kappabashi Dogugai Street, a shopping area with a proud history of over 100 years. Stroll through Nakamise Shopping Street, where some of the stores date back to the Edo era. When too tired from walking, take a pulled rickshaw and enjoy the view and a cool breeze during the ride. Try traditional sweets and check out some of the oldest restaurants in Tokyo.

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Kasia Szumna

Kasia Szumna @katarzynakasia.szumna

Unique Japanese culture and its stunning art had always have a special place in Kasia's heart. She is a photographer and a writer and has experience managing her own website, creating content and social media promotion. She lived and worked in Poland, UK, Spain, Indonesia, Japan and Australia. For more visit Instagram:https://www.instagram.com/travelview_vlog/