Centrally located in Tokyo, Akihabara is a well-known hub for electronics shops, technology, and otaku culture. If you want to pick up a state-of-the-art gadget or check out the latest edition of your favorite manga, this area of the city is for you. Tokyo's center for anime and manga-related stores, this neon filled shopping district is flush with internet cafes, collectible shops, retro video games and towering arcades, some a staggering six stories high!. Akihabara is also home to many "maid cafes" where waitresses dress as french maids or cosplay characters in celebration of the district's popular cosplay culture. Whether you're into gadgets, games, anime or just curious about what Akihabara is all about, you're free to geek out to your heart's content.
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