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Tokyo Precincts: A Curated Guide to the City's Best Shops, Eateries, Bars and Other Hangouts

Tokyo Precincts: A Curated Guide to the City's Best Shops, Eateries, Bars and Other Hangouts

Tokyo can be an overwhelming city for tourists to navigate, and this guide offers helpful, must-know advice and information. With an artistic slant, Tokyo Precincts provides an insight into the stylish and creative side of the city, and will appeal to those who want to delve into... read full description below.

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ISBN 9781741174687
Barcode 9781741174687
Published 2 March 2015 by Explore Australia
Format Hardback
Author(s) By Wide, Steve
By Mackintosh, Michelle
Series The Precincts
Availability In stock at publisher; ships 6-12 working days

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ISBN-13 9781741174687
ISBN-10 1741174686
Stock Available
Status In stock at publisher; ships 6-12 working days
Publisher Explore Australia
Imprint Explore Australia
Publication Date 2 March 2015
International Publication Date 6 September 2016
Publication Country Australia Australia
Format Hardback
Author(s) By Wide, Steve
By Mackintosh, Michelle
Series The Precincts
Category Consumer Guides & Advice
Restaurant & Pub Guides
Australian
Number of Pages 256
Dimensions Width: 170mm
Height: 210mm
Spine: 27mm
Weight 770g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
NBS Text Where to Stay / Where to Eat & Drink
ONIX Text General/trade
Dewey Code 915.213504512
Catalogue Code 561249

Description of this Book

It's clear to see why Tokyo is a source of fascination for travellers. Buzzing streets filled with colourful lights; Harajuku, the fashion-obsessed youth destination; high-end food halls crammed with delicious food and drink and much, much more! Tokyo Precincts is a curated guide to the city's best shops, eateries, bars and other must-see hangouts, for those looking to delve into the heart of the culture of this fascinating city. Divided into chapters with itineraries for 20 precincts, this book offers tailor-made ways to discover Tokyo's very best shopping, eating and drinking experiences, suited to a variety of budgets and preferences. Also included are interviews with some of Tokyo's stylish, creative types, who highlight their favourite haunts to ensure you can get in amongst the trendiest of the locals to see what life in Tokyo is really like. With informative precinct maps, and valuable information such as typical Japanese food and drinks (stylishly illustrated at the start of the book) Tokyo Precincts is the only guide you'll need to the city.

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

UK Review Bertrams Star Rating: 3 stars (out of 5)

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Author's Bio

Based in Melbourne, Australia, Steve Wide and Michelle Mackintosh have been obsessed with Tokyo since their first visit in the late 1990s. Since then they have been saving up all their pennies and travelling there twice a year. Steve is a passionate writer and DJ, who hosts a breakfast radio show. Michelle (@michellemackintosh) is a book and stationery designer and illustrator. Together they have created all of the text, photography, illustrations and design for this travel guide.

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