Even though Japan is an island country, there is very few seaside urban area so those area has been really popular for tourist and people living in Japan. The two famous sea side urban area in Japan are Kobe and Yokohama.
In this article, we will introduce Yokohama Red Brick Warehouse in Minato Mirai 21, Yokohama.
Minato Mirai 21 is a in central Yokohama that name means “harbor of the future”
This area has many large high-builldings, including the Landmark Tower, which was Japan’s tallest building until 2014.
Until 1980s, this area was a shipyard, after development began to turn it here goes into a new city center.
The Red Brick Warehouses (Japanese people called Akarenga souko) supposed to use it for port, but its converted to a unique atmosphere for shopping mall.
There are two red brick warehouses has many a shops that include interesting products, as well as some restaurants and floorspace for events and exhibitions.
On the way to red brick warehouse, those areas along the waterfront and surrounds by greens so people also can enjoy these views too.
Usually people enjoy and chill around red brick warehouse since this area is surrounded by park and waterfront. You can see and enjoy shooting with this decent view.
Hours: Most shops open 10:00 to 20:00 (restaurants open longer)
Closed: No closing days