Akihabara is a district in central Tokyo. It is famous for its many electronics shops. You can buy everything from the newest computers, cameras, televisions, mobile phones, electronics parts and home appliances to second-hand goods and electronic junks. Foreign staffs have been resident in several shops where also offer tax free shopping to foreign tourists.
In recent years, Akihabara has gained recognition as the center of Japan’s otaku (diehard fan) culture, for example manga shops, manga cafes, game shops, made cafes, cosplay and idol’s concert.
*List of Japanese subculture