Harajuku is where the young and hip gather. All the young fashion starts here. One of the unique features of Harajuku is "Kawaii" (cute) fashion. On the bridge next to Harajuku station, there are many "Kawaii" Cosplayers. Takeshita Street has many hip clothing stores. You can see what is the latest fashion amongst young Japanese people here. Harajuku Street has many unique designer's shops like the Billionaire Boys Club.
Cosplayers can only be seen on weekends.
0. at Tokyo Station
1. use JR Yamanote Line to Harajuku Station (24 min.)
Harajuku is an area between Shinjuku and Shibuya.The term "Harajuku Girls" has been used by English-language media to describe teenagers dressed in any fashion style who are in the area of Harajuku. These girls may be members of various sub-cultures including Gothic Lolita, Ganguro, Gyaru, and Kogal. They may also be dressed as characters from an anime, movie, or manga (known as cosplay).
Takeshita Street has many hip clothing stores and you can see the latest fashions for young Japanese people here. It's one of the most crowded shopping streets in Japan, full of Japanese teenagers.
Harajuku Street has many unique designer's shops. You can find excellent stylish clothes designed by famous designers.
Food: You should try Crepe which is a type of very thin, cooked pancake usually made from wheat flour. The word, like the pancake itself, is of French origin, deriving from the Latin crispa, meaning "curled." It's Harajuku's favorite dessert which you can eat while you are shopping.