Kyoto Neighborhoods • Kawaramachi


Author: Parent     Date pictures taken: December 2005     City: Kyoto     Country: Japan      Pictures Attached: 19     Pictures License: Copyrighted Free Use - Requires Attribution - Allows Commercial Reuse and Derivative Works     Neighborhood Type: Kyoto Nightlife District, Shopping District, Red Light District



Kawaramachi Pictures

by Parent on Sun Nov 04, 2007 11:02 am


The area around Kawaramachi station is one of the commercial centers of Kyoto with the real estate around the station being one of the most valuable in the city. The pictures were also taken nearby in the Shijo Kawaramachi area.

Picture of Kawaramachi neighborhood, Kyoto City, Japan, December 2005 by Parent (Kyoto Nightlife District, Shopping District, Red Light District)  (448.17 KB) Photo viewed 913 times
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Picture of Kawaramachi neighborhood, Kyoto City, Japan, December 2005 by Parent (Kyoto Nightlife District, Shopping District, Red Light District)  (437.57 KB) Photo viewed 905 times
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Picture of Kawaramachi neighborhood, Kyoto City, Japan, December 2005 by Parent (Kyoto Nightlife District, Shopping District, Red Light District)  (333.29 KB) Photo viewed 892 times
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Picture of Kawaramachi neighborhood, Kyoto City, Japan, December 2005 by Parent (Kyoto Nightlife District, Shopping District, Red Light District)  (450.04 KB) Photo viewed 890 times
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Picture of Kawaramachi neighborhood, Kyoto City, Japan, December 2005 by Parent (Kyoto Nightlife District, Shopping District, Red Light District)  (398.38 KB) Photo viewed 917 times
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Picture of Kawaramachi neighborhood, Kyoto City, Japan, December 2005 by Parent (Kyoto Nightlife District, Shopping District, Red Light District) Red light dori nearby Kawaramachi station on the west side of the [[Kamo River]]. (528.88 KB) Photo viewed 923 times
Pic. 6. Red light dori nearby Kawaramachi station on the west side of the Kamo River. View photo in original size (1024x768 pixels).


Picture of Kawaramachi neighborhood, Kyoto City, Japan, December 2005 by Parent (Kyoto Nightlife District, Shopping District, Red Light District)  (524.54 KB) Photo viewed 922 times
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Picture of Kawaramachi neighborhood, Kyoto City, Japan, December 2005 by Parent (Kyoto Nightlife District, Shopping District, Red Light District) More red-light establishments. 8000 yens per guest for 40 minutes of entertainment. For that price, one may expect a bit more than just talking, but not final stage service. (426.6 KB) Photo viewed 897 times
Pic. 8. More red-light establishments. 8000 yens per guest for 40 minutes of entertainment. For that price, one may expect a bit more than just talking, but not final stage service. View photo in original size (908x619 pixels).


Picture of Kawaramachi neighborhood, Kyoto City, Japan, December 2005 by Parent (Kyoto Nightlife District, Shopping District, Red Light District)  (536.31 KB) Photo viewed 931 times
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Picture of Kawaramachi neighborhood, Kyoto City, Japan, December 2005 by Parent (Kyoto Nightlife District, Shopping District, Red Light District) Red light establishments from another angle. (549.08 KB) Photo viewed 925 times
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Picture of Kawaramachi neighborhood, Kyoto City, Japan, December 2005 by Parent (Kyoto Nightlife District, Shopping District, Red Light District)  (439.81 KB) Photo viewed 900 times
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Picture of Kawaramachi neighborhood, Kyoto City, Japan, December 2005 by Parent (Kyoto Nightlife District, Shopping District, Red Light District) [[Hankyu]] and [[Takashimaya]] department stores. (434.61 KB) Photo viewed 883 times
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Picture of Kawaramachi neighborhood, Kyoto City, Japan, December 2005 by Parent (Kyoto Nightlife District, Shopping District, Red Light District) Coffee  & Music. (526.76 KB) Photo viewed 898 times
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Picture of Kawaramachi neighborhood, Kyoto City, Japan, December 2005 by Parent (Kyoto Nightlife District, Shopping District, Red Light District)  (428.48 KB) Photo viewed 887 times
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Picture of Kawaramachi neighborhood, Kyoto City, Japan, December 2005 by Parent (Kyoto Nightlife District, Shopping District, Red Light District)  (505.33 KB) Photo viewed 904 times
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Picture of Kawaramachi neighborhood, Kyoto City, Japan, December 2005 by Parent (Kyoto Nightlife District, Shopping District, Red Light District)  (542.46 KB) Photo viewed 923 times
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Picture of Kawaramachi neighborhood, Kyoto City, Japan, December 2005 by Parent (Kyoto Nightlife District, Shopping District, Red Light District) McBowels. (486.57 KB) Photo viewed 880 times
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Picture of Kawaramachi neighborhood, Kyoto City, Japan, December 2005 by Parent (Kyoto Nightlife District, Shopping District, Red Light District)  (549.49 KB) Photo viewed 899 times
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Picture of Kawaramachi neighborhood, Kyoto City, Japan, December 2005 by Parent (Kyoto Nightlife District, Shopping District, Red Light District) Wendisease Hamburgers. (491.35 KB) Photo viewed 912 times
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Map of Kawaramachi neighborhood.

Last edited by Parent on Sun Apr 13, 2008 8:04 pm, edited 1 time in total.
 
 
 
 
Map of Kawaramachi. Pictures by Parent within 4 kilometers of Kawaramachi Neighborhood.

 
 

Neighborhoods Nearby Kawaramachi - Pictures by Parent



Gojo Station Neighborhood by Parent. There's nothing too special in this area -- we walked through it when going to the Kinkakuji.. Distance from Kawaramachi: 1.5km SSW, 9 pictures.

Keage Station Neighborhood by Parent. The Keage Station is located near one end of the Philosophers Walk.. Distance from Kawaramachi: 2km E, 8 pictures.

Kiyomizu Neighborhood by Parent. The Kiyomizu temple area is a must-see when visiting Kyoto. The temple dates back to 798, but the present buildings were constructed in 1633. The temple takes its name from the waterfall within the complex, which runs off the.. Distance from Kawaramachi: 2km SE, 19 pictures.

Kyoto Station Neighborhood by Parent. Some pictures taken of the area nearby Kyoto Station as well as some pics within the station.. Distance from Kawaramachi: 2.5km SSW, 7 pictures.

Philosophers Walk Neighborhood by Parent. The Philosopher's Walk (tetsugakunomichi) is a cherry-tree lined 2 km road. Its name originated from Japanese philosopher Kitaro Nishida who used to walk on this path to.. Distance from Kawaramachi: 2.8km NEE, 26 pictures.

Ginkakuji Neighborhood by Parent. Ginkakuji in chinese character is written as 銀閣寺 (銀:Gin,silver 閣:Kaku,pavillion 寺:Ji,temple) and means the temple of the Silver Pavillion. It was built in 1474 by Ashikaga.. Distance from Kawaramachi: 3.3km NE, 18 pictures.




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