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Charming specialty bookshop

I love unusual and distinctive bookstores and look for them wherever I travel. Cow Books is a... read more

Reviewed 27 January 2014
MJMH
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Pleasantville, NY
VERY NICE (BOOK) SHOP

The lady at the shop was very welcoming and although she only spoke a little English she assisted... read more

Reviewed 3 December 2015
Talskidoo
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Makati
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“VERY NICE (BOOK) SHOP”
Jan 27, 2014
“Charming specialty bookshop”
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1-14-11 Aobadai, Meguro 153-0042, Tokyo Prefecture
Shibuya, Harajuku, Ebisu
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Reviewed 3 December 2015 via mobile

The lady at the shop was very welcoming and although she only spoke a little English she assisted me very well and even extended help to another English speaking tourist who came in asking for directions. I stayed for a while going through their English...More

Date of experience: December 2015
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Reviewed 27 January 2014

I love unusual and distinctive bookstores and look for them wherever I travel. Cow Books is a small shop by the Meguro river in the lovely neighborhood of Nakameguro. It is reputed to specialize in books relating to the Beat generation and counterculture movements, but...More

Date of experience: January 2014
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Shibuya / Harajuku / Ebisu
There are countless opportunities to shop in the
Shibuya and Harajuku districts, especially in shops
that focus on Japan's "Kawaii" culture. The trendiest
areas are around Shibuya’s Center district, Harajuku's
Takeshita-dori and in Omotesando. If you need to
recharge from all the shopping, you can easily refresh
yourself in Meiji Jingu or Sasaki Park. In contrast,
Ebisu has a more grown up ambiance of calm and cool.
...More
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