located on the Yurakucho Subway
Line in the Chuo Ward of Tokyo.
The station is situated a short
distance from the main Ginza Station
in the commercial district of Ginza.
is the most upmarket and fashionable
shopping district of Tokyo. Ginza
features several department stores,
boutiques and restaurants on the
main streets; and art galleries,
night-clubs and cafes on the many
side streets. The best time to visit
Ginza is on weekends when the main
Ginza Street is closed to traffic
and becomes a pedestrian zone.
most well-known store closest to
Ginza-itchome Station is the Antique
Mall Ginza . Located
just 2 minutes walk from Ginza-itchome
Station, Antique Mall Ginza
is the biggest antiques
shopping mall in Asia. The mall
spans ten floors and has about 300
shops arranged specialty floor-wise.
For example there is a furniture
floor, a Japanese curios floor,
a Western curios floor, a fabric
floor and so on. One can spend hours
on the different floors browsing
the many things available – including
jewelry, porcelain, pottery, glassware,
dolls, and much more. There
is also an auction and an event
floor, besides convenient cafes
and bars. This unique Mall is almost
always crowded with people who come
here to buy something different,
or just to browse through and admire
the many things available.