Ginza

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Ginza is a district of Chūō, Tokyo, located south of Yaesu and Kyōbashi, west of Tsukiji, east of Yūrakuchō and Uchisaiwaichō, and north of Shinbashi.wikipedia
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Chūō, Tokyo

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Ginza is a district of Chūō, Tokyo, located south of Yaesu and Kyōbashi, west of Tsukiji, east of Yūrakuchō and Uchisaiwaichō, and north of Shinbashi.
The most famous district in Chūō is Ginza, built on the site of a former silver mint from which it takes its name.

Yaesu

Ginza is a district of Chūō, Tokyo, located south of Yaesu and Kyōbashi, west of Tsukiji, east of Yūrakuchō and Uchisaiwaichō, and north of Shinbashi.
Yaesu is a district in Chūō, Tokyo, Japan, located north of Ginza, west of Nihonbashi and Kyōbashi, and adjacent to the east side of Tokyo Station.

Yūrakuchō

Yurakucho
Ginza is a district of Chūō, Tokyo, located south of Yaesu and Kyōbashi, west of Tsukiji, east of Yūrakuchō and Uchisaiwaichō, and north of Shinbashi.
Yūrakuchō is a business district of Chiyoda, Tokyo, Japan, situated in between the Ginza and Hibiya Park, southeast of the Tokyo Imperial Palace.

Shinbashi

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Ginza is a district of Chūō, Tokyo, located south of Yaesu and Kyōbashi, west of Tsukiji, east of Yūrakuchō and Uchisaiwaichō, and north of Shinbashi.
Shinbashi is a district of Minato, Tokyo, Japan, located south of Ginza, west of Tsukiji, east of Toranomon and north of Hamamatsucho

Kyōbashi

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Ginza is a district of Chūō, Tokyo, located south of Yaesu and Kyōbashi, west of Tsukiji, east of Yūrakuchō and Uchisaiwaichō, and north of Shinbashi.
It is one of the city's oldest commercial districts, although it has since been eclipsed by Ginza to the south and Nihonbashi to the north.

Wako (retailer)

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Most of these European-style buildings disappeared, but some older buildings still remain, most famously the Wakō building with the now-iconic Hattori Clock Tower.
Wako Co., Ltd. is a department store retailer in Japan, whose best known store (commonly known as the Ginza Wako) is at the heart of the Ginza shopping district in Tokyo.

Seiko

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The building and the clock tower were originally built by Kintarō Hattori, the founder of Seiko.
The company was founded in 1881, when Kintarō Hattori opened a watch and jewelry shop called "K. Hattori" in the Ginza area of Tokyo, Japan.

Yamanote and Shitamachi

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Ginza was a part of the old Kyobashi ward of Tokyo City, which, together with Nihonbashi and Kanda, formed the core of Shitamachi, the original downtown center of Edo-Tokyo.
In Metropolis Magazine, translator and scholar Edward Seidensticker believes that the dividing line goes from Ginza to Shinjuku, and "north" and "south" are more accurate terms.

Tsukiji

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Ginza is a district of Chūō, Tokyo, located south of Yaesu and Kyōbashi, west of Tsukiji, east of Yūrakuchō and Uchisaiwaichō, and north of Shinbashi.
Walking distance from Shinbashi and Ginza

Ricoh

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The electronics company, Ricoh is headquartered in the Ricoh Building in Ginza.
In 2006 Ricoh's headquarters moved to the Ricoh Building, a 25-story building in the Ginza area in Chūō; there it occupies the same space as its sales offices.

Thomas Waters

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Designs for the area were provided by the Irish-born architect Thomas Waters; the Bureau of Construction of the Ministry of Finance was in charge of construction.
He helped design a branch of the Japanese Mint in the Ginza area of Tokyo, designed and built the headquarters building for the Imperial Japanese Army and a bridge in the Tokyo Imperial Palace grounds, Tokyo.

Louis Vuitton

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Prominent high-end retailers include the American company Carolina Herrera New York, French companies Chanel, Dior and Louis Vuitton and Italian company Gucci.
During this year, the LV building in Tokyo's Ginza district was opened, and the brand collaborated with Bob Wilson for its Christmas windows scenography.

Ginza Station

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Ginza Station (Tokyo Metro Hibiya Line, Tokyo Metro Ginza Line, Tokyo Metro Marunouchi Line)
It serves the Ginza commercial district, and is the fourth-busiest Tokyo Metro station after Ikebukuro, Kita-senju, and Ōtemachi.

Chanel

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Prominent high-end retailers include the American company Carolina Herrera New York, French companies Chanel, Dior and Louis Vuitton and Italian company Gucci.
Chanel introduced Coco Mademoiselle and an "In-Between Wear" in 2003, targeting younger women, opened a second shop on Rue Cambon, opened a 2400 sqft boutique in Hong Kong and paid nearly $50 million USD for a building in Ginza, Tokyo.

Tokyo Metro Ginza Line

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Ginza Station (Tokyo Metro Hibiya Line, Tokyo Metro Ginza Line, Tokyo Metro Marunouchi Line)
The line was named after the Ginza commercial district in Chūō, Tokyo, under which it passes.

Flagship

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Many leading fashion houses' flagship stores are located here, in the area with the highest concentration of Western shops in Tokyo.
Flagship stores are core stores for brand name retailers, larger than their standard outlets and stocking greater inventory, often found in prominent shopping districts such as Fifth Avenue in New York, Oxford Street in London or Tokyo's Ginza.

Christian Dior SE

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Prominent high-end retailers include the American company Carolina Herrera New York, French companies Chanel, Dior and Louis Vuitton and Italian company Gucci.
The second Dior flagship store was opened in the upscale Ginza shopping district of Tokyo in 2004.

Higashi-ginza Station

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Higashi-Ginza Station (Tokyo Metro Hibiya Line, Toei Asakusa Line)
The station is located in Ginza, Chūō, Tokyo, Japan.

List of shopping streets and districts by city

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List of upscale shopping districts
Tokyo: Aoyama, Asakusa, Daikanyama, Ebisu, Ginza, Harajuku, Ikebukuro, Jiyugaoka, Nihonbashi, Omotesandō, Roppongi, Shibuya, Shimokitazawa, Shinjuku, Yūrakuchō

Luxury goods

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It is one of two locations in Tokyo considered by Chevalier and Mazzalovo to be the best locations for a luxury goods store.
Tokyo's Ginza and Aoyama

Matsuya (department store)

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There are many department stores in the area, including Hankyu, Seibu, and Matsuya.
Founded in 1869, it has two stores in Ginza (est.

Tourism in Japan

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Tourism in Japan
Tokyo – Imperial Palace, Asakusa, Akihabara, Ginza, Harajuku/Omotesandō, Nakano Broadway, Shibuya, Shinjuku, Tsukiji Fish Market, Ueno Park

Tokyo

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Ginza is a district of Chūō, Tokyo, located south of Yaesu and Kyōbashi, west of Tsukiji, east of Yūrakuchō and Uchisaiwaichō, and north of Shinbashi.

Uchisaiwaichō

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Ginza is a district of Chūō, Tokyo, located south of Yaesu and Kyōbashi, west of Tsukiji, east of Yūrakuchō and Uchisaiwaichō, and north of Shinbashi.

Department store

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There are many department stores in the area, including Hankyu, Seibu, and Matsuya. It is a popular upscale shopping area of Tokyo, with numerous internationally renowned department stores, boutiques, restaurants and coffeehouses located in its vicinity.