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Peace Park and Pokemon

The area is near the peace park and the Atomic bomb dome. If you wander towards the main street... read more

Reviewed 26 February 2017
Acineto
I walked through this area to get from my hotel to the Peace Park

A lot of shops and restaurants..I was able to get what I needed some Japanese socks and the Daiso... read more

Reviewed 23 June 2016
Marta E
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El Paso, Texas
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Jun 15, 2017
“Hustle and bustle”
Mar 1, 2017
“Hiroshima's business area”
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 29 August 2015

I'd call this the "Main Drag" of Hiroshima (Main Street). There are lots of shops along this street selling anything you need-and the major department stores, too. Restaurants can also be found. I found this street to be a very fun place to sit and...More

2  Thank Saranger
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Reviewed 22 May 2014

This is just a busy shopping junction one tram stop before the A Bomb Dome. There is a huge SOGO department store on one side, and the underground Shareo shopping centre. Kamiya-cho higashi street car stop is a handy intersection for exploring the south part...More

1  Thank Jolyon67
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Reviewed 16 June 2017

If you're after hustle and bustle this is the place for you. Downtown Hiroshima is a busy district filled with shopping and restaurants. I definitely recommend trying Hiroshima style okonomiyaki (different to Osaka style). It's a delicious staple food. It's very easy to get to...More

2  Thank Sharizaard
Reviewed 2 March 2017

Hiroshima's business area located downtown Hiroshima. There are Sogo department (has bus center its inside), electric stores like Edion, Pacella, Shareo (undergrand shopping street), etc.

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Reviewed 26 February 2017

The area is near the peace park and the Atomic bomb dome. If you wander towards the main street where the trams are you see a myriad of shopping complexes much like the other cities in Japan. Sogo is one of these and located on...More

1  Thank Acineto
Reviewed 18 December 2016

easy to walk up and down this road... where there is Tokyu Hands, Parco, Sogo and more... along the streets where you'd find local dinning locations and other places to shop for local brands etc. easy to note where you are... so that you are...More

Thank salohcini
Reviewed 23 June 2016

A lot of shops and restaurants..I was able to get what I needed some Japanese socks and the Daiso 100 yen store. It is worth coming here to walk around for exercise and to watch the different tourists and locals..There is an underground shopping area...More

Thank Marta E
Reviewed 23 April 2016

Great to feel the life, the vibe of a once destroyed city, yes there is just shops, restaurants and all the different trams but that's the point for me life where brefly there wasn't, great positive vibe.

Thank Alanbrae
Reviewed 12 November 2015

This is the main area of hiroshima or downtown as it is know, lots of department stores and cafes plus the usual restayrants really nice area to be, much different to other japanese cities, more of a european feel to it, well worth a visit

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Reviewed 22 October 2015 via mobile

This is the very center of downtown Hiroshima. They have bunch of restaurants, shops and so on to find. The department store SOGO has a Pokemon store inside where Hiroshima-only Pokemon goods are available! Under the intersection of the roads, they have the underground shopping...More

1  Thank Katsumon
Reviewed 29 August 2015

I'd call this the "Main Drag" of Hiroshima (Main Street). There are lots of shops along this street selling anything you need-and the major department stores, too. Restaurants can also be found. I found this street to be a very fun place to sit and...More

2  Thank Saranger
Reviewed 11 August 2015

If you ride the tram or visit the Peace Park you'll either transfer or stop here. There are lots of places for shopping (serious or window-shopping) and also many restaurants. For tram-spotters, this location is excellent because it's the intersection of different lines and you...More

1  Thank Saragrad
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I don't know if there are luggage lockers at Kamiyachō Shareo, I know that JR Hiroshima Station does, they have 3 sizes available and the Hiroshima Tram connects with JR Hiroshima station. Sorry i cannot be of more help.
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