The true face of Japan
Shinjuku has carved its name into history as the bustling commercial area of Japan that never slows down.
The business district of Nishi Shinjuku, or west Shinjuku, is a vision of the future with its rich tapestry of soaring skyscrapers. Department stores and various brands’ flagship stores dot the area around Shinjuku Station and the San-chome area.
These areas offer a charm known nowhere else, and when night comes, a flurry of excitement dramatically unfolds. Barhop from western-style watering holes to Japanese-style izakaya taverns beloved by everyday people and culturati alike as you see firsthand Japan’s love for barroom fun.