In the Edo period,this was where the goverment minted. its ‘Silver coins’, and thats why the place came to be known as Ginza, or ‘Silver Mint’.
There was also a gold mint in the area, near printed-day Nihonbashi, but it was Ginza that stuck as the place name.
Having been modernized after the Great Tokyo Earthquake of 1023, its known as the most glamorous avenue not just of Tokyo but of the entrie country .
In Ginza ,there is many most famouse very expensive Hostess-Bar. It is not Night club.
when you come to japan ,Please try to come HostessBar .There is so beautiful young japanese girl ,someone take Kimono.