Takeshita Dori, Harajuku – Podcast #18

Chris Kirkland

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Anti-fur protesters at the entrance to Takeshita Doori/Street



This week your favourite cheapos take a stroll down Takeshita Dori Harajuku. Squeezing through the school girls, socks, crepes and rabbit bags, Chris, Greg and his daughter give you a running commentary on what the cheapo can find amongst the stalls and shops of the legendary Takeshita Dori.

Takeshita Dori is a narrow pedestrian only shopping street (or shotengai 商店街) just across from Harajuku station and is a popular area amongst the younger crowd, well more specifically the teenage girls :). It’s been known as an epicenter of fads, fashion and Crepes since as far back as the 70’s.

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candy shop on takeshita dori

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Podcast editing and production by: Podcast Magic

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Tags: Crepes, Fashion, Featured-harajuku, Socks, Takeshita Dori, Teenage
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One Response to “Takeshita Dori, Harajuku – Podcast #18”

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    Halloween tip: BODYLINE in Takeshita street has very cheap and realistic wigs.


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