Fodor's Expert Review Nipponbashi Den Den Town

Minami Neighborhood/Street

All the latest video games, computers, cameras, phones, build-your-own-robot kits, and other gadgets are on display here. Even if you are not in the market for electronics, a stroll through Den Den Town provides an interesting look at Japan's anime, video game, and computer subcultures. "Den Den" is derived from the word denki, which means “electricity.”

Neighborhood/Street

Quick Facts

2 blocks east of Namba Station
Osaka, Osaka-fu  556-0005, Japan

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