Shiodome is a new suburb right in the centre of Tokyo bordering the Ginza district. Once the site of a rail yard this area has…


Shiodome Map

Below is a Map of Shiodome with the major attractions numbered. You will note the huge Shimbashi station is at the left of the map, this…


About Shiodome

One of the newest precincts in Tokyo, Shiodome was entirely built after the year 2000. Once a derelict railway yard it is now a city…

Old Shimbashi Station

Shimbashi Station

Old Shimbashi Station (also spelt Shinbashi) is the original point where Japan’s first railway terminated. The original station was built in the late 1800’s but…

Panasonic living showroom

Panasonic Living Showroom

The Panasonic Living Showroom (formerly known as the National Panasonic Centre) is a showcase of the many varied household products that are made by Panasonic….

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Beer Vending Machine

Need a late night beer? There is a vending machine for that.