Visit Cat Street in Japan and you’ll find a small street filled with upscale clothing stores, stylish cafes, and tourists. Yet one thing you won’t find is a cat despite the name of Cat Street.
Apparently no one quite knows why the street is called Cat Street. One theory is that cats used to roam around the area while another theory says that since the area is small, it’s like the forehead of a cat.
Whatever the case, Cat Street in Japan remains a popular shopping area for young people with a lot of money, so if you happen to be in Japan and want to stroll down a street named Cat Street, this is the place for you.