Discount Shops - Groceries, Tokyo
In Japan you can buy a lot of things like clothes, Computers and Electronics, Home Furnishing, Jewelry and even branded staffs with lower than half price. The price may go down as low as 80% from the original price.
What to buy: IBM, Sony, LV, Prada, Channel
What to pay: 80% cheapper than the original price.
Directions: You can find this 'Chuko' shop infront of every train station.
All you can buy in US$1 each, even cheapper than the discount store.
You can find books, food and drink, clothes, crafts, stationary even toy and games.
What to buy: Dont worry about how much money you bring, basically is US$1 each. Just buy as much you like.
What to pay: Mainly Cash only
Directions: Almost in every station in Tokyo, check before you are out from the hotel
You will be supprised to see this.
You can buy home furnishing, clothes, food and drink, Computers and Electronics, jewelry, toy and games etc.
The price you can get here basically is about 45% cheapper than any other department store.
What to buy: Discount store, don't think of saving money, everything is cheap here.
A newly built shop in Akihabara Department Store that sells everything at 100 yen! There are many cute keychains and character goods to choose from.
What to buy: Buy cute little keychains and character goods for only 100 yen.
What to pay: 105 yen per item.
Directions: It is located in Akihabara Department Store. Take JR Yamanote Line to JR Akihabara Station (Akihabara Department Store Exit).Related to:
Daiso is a major 100 Yen chain store with locations all over Japan. Some are as large as 5 floors high!
What to buy: Me and my friends picked up some belts, scarves, cosmetics, chopsticks, bowls (very nice ceramic and wooden ones!), paper lanterns, Hello Kitty stuff, candy, chips...
Not everything is a good deal, but there's many deals to be found!
What to pay: 100 Yen!
Directions: There's a Daiso (5 floors!) in Harajuku on Takeshita Street.Add to your Trip Planner
Lots of things for only 100yen per item
What to buy: Crackers, Chocolates, Gloves, Hats, Noodles, Cosmetics, Toiletries, Lighters, Household Item, anything you could think of to buy back as souvenirs......
What to pay: I have spend more than 10000 yen in these shop altogether for souvenirs and my breakfast...
Directions: Just ask around, there is a big one on Shibuya and Harajuku (4 floors)Add to your Trip Planner
Along this stretch, you can find discount stores selling foodstuff and knick knacks at 100 yen per piece. High-end label stores can be found at the brim of Harajuku.
This is one of three stores that depict the latest trends in Tokyo. This is where to check the latest fads and trends in popularity. They rank toys, soft drinks, snacks and even cosmetic items.
Directions: It is located within JR Shinjuku Station (opposite of Kabukicho Exit).
A multi-storied 100 yen shop right in the heart of Takeshita dori in Harajuku.
What to pay: Everything is 100 yen (105 yen incl. tax).
Directions: From JR Harajuku Station, follow the Takeshita dori Exit.
Just south of Ueno station there are many discount shops. At the one in the picture you can buy watches for 1000 Yen (10 $)
Mini Stop is one of many chains of convenience stores in Japan.
What to buy: Feeling hungry or thirsty? Come here to purchase anything to your desire.
Address: All around Tokyo