Around Tokyo shopping

Shopping Centre in Yokohama

Akarenga Sōkō

This pair of century-old red-brick warehouses by the bay are home to dozens of stores selling quirky gifts, handmade wares and boutique clothing and accessories.
Food in Kamakura

Kamakura Ichibanya

Specialises in sembei (rice crackers). Watch staff grilling them in the window or buy some 50 packaged varieties, including curry, wasabi, garlic, mentaiko (spicy cod roe) or uni (sea urchin); look for the baskets o…
Arts & Crafts in Hakone-machi & Moto-Hakone

Hatajuku Yosegi Kaikan

In the village of Hatajuku, halfway between Moto-Hakone and Hakone-Yumoto, this showroom presents the craft of marquetry practised in the area. It's a two-minute walk from the Hatajuku bus stop.
Department Store in Yokohama

Sogō Yokohama

Giant department store and shopping mall next to JR Yokohama station.