Tokyo Neighborhoods • Marunouchi


Author: Parent     Date pictures taken: January 2006     City: Tokyo     Country: Japan      Pictures Attached: 16     Pictures License: Copyrighted Free Use - Requires Attribution - Allows Commercial Reuse and Derivative Works     Neighborhood Type: Tokyo Business District, Skyscraper District



Marunouchi Pictures

by Parent on Sun Nov 04, 2007 12:28 pm


Marunouchi is the first of the two major corporate skyscraper clusters in Tokyo(pics), the second one being Shinjuku(pics). It is located in-between Tokyo station and the Emperor's palace.

Picture of Marunouchi neighborhood, Tokyo City, Japan, January 2006 by Parent (Tokyo Business District, Skyscraper District) Inside the [[Tokyo station|Tokyo Station]]. Lots of sweets shops - they are bought as souvenirs by Japanese travellers. It is the custom in Japan to buy a gift to co-workers or family members when travelling elsewhere. (484.2 KB) Photo viewed 836 times
Pic. 1. Inside the Tokyo station. Lots of sweets shops - they are bought as souvenirs by Japanese travellers. It is the custom in Japan to buy a gift to co-workers or family members when travelling elsewhere. View photo in original size (768x1024 pixels).


Picture of Marunouchi neighborhood, Tokyo City, Japan, January 2006 by Parent (Tokyo Business District, Skyscraper District) Just outside the Tokyo station. (518.07 KB) Photo viewed 785 times
Pic. 2. Just outside the Tokyo station. View photo in original size (768x1024 pixels).


Picture of Marunouchi neighborhood, Tokyo City, Japan, January 2006 by Parent (Tokyo Business District, Skyscraper District) The Tokyo station. (458.66 KB) Photo viewed 1320 times
Pic. 3. The Tokyo station. View photo in original size (768x1024 pixels).


Picture of Marunouchi neighborhood, Tokyo City, Japan, January 2006 by Parent (Tokyo Business District, Skyscraper District) The Marunouchi skyscrapers as seen from the ramp of the train station. (552.04 KB) Photo viewed 845 times
Pic. 4. The Marunouchi skyscrapers as seen from the ramp of the train station. View photo in original size (768x1024 pixels).


Picture of Marunouchi neighborhood, Tokyo City, Japan, January 2006 by Parent (Tokyo Business District, Skyscraper District) Typical Marunouchi steet. Mostly (all?) office/corporate buildings in this neighborhood. (537.39 KB) Photo viewed 813 times
Pic. 5. Typical Marunouchi steet. Mostly (all?) office/corporate buildings in this neighborhood. View photo in original size (1024x768 pixels).


Picture of Marunouchi neighborhood, Tokyo City, Japan, January 2006 by Parent (Tokyo Business District, Skyscraper District) The moat of the emperor's palace on the left. Marunouchi skyscrapers on the right. (584.17 KB) Photo viewed 760 times
Pic. 6. The moat of the emperor's palace on the left. Marunouchi skyscrapers on the right. View photo in original size (1024x768 pixels).


Picture of Marunouchi neighborhood, Tokyo City, Japan, January 2006 by Parent (Tokyo Business District, Skyscraper District)  (448.95 KB) Photo viewed 766 times
Pic. 7. View photo in original size (768x1024 pixels).


Picture of Marunouchi neighborhood, Tokyo City, Japan, January 2006 by Parent (Tokyo Business District, Skyscraper District) The moat of the emperor's palace. (476.14 KB) Photo viewed 764 times
Pic. 8. The moat of the emperor's palace. View photo in original size (1024x768 pixels).


Picture of Marunouchi neighborhood, Tokyo City, Japan, January 2006 by Parent (Tokyo Business District, Skyscraper District)  (403.74 KB) Photo viewed 788 times
Pic. 9. View photo in original size (1024x768 pixels).


Picture of Marunouchi neighborhood, Tokyo City, Japan, January 2006 by Parent (Tokyo Business District, Skyscraper District) [[Kokyo]] gaien - kokyo refers to the the imperial palace, gaien refers to park. (528.58 KB) Photo viewed 760 times
Pic. 10. Kokyo gaien - kokyo refers to the the imperial palace, gaien refers to park. View photo in original size (1024x768 pixels).


Picture of Marunouchi neighborhood, Tokyo City, Japan, January 2006 by Parent (Tokyo Business District, Skyscraper District)  (502.54 KB) Photo viewed 793 times
Pic. 11. View photo in original size (1024x768 pixels).


Picture of Marunouchi neighborhood, Tokyo City, Japan, January 2006 by Parent (Tokyo Business District, Skyscraper District) Isakachita gate. One of the entrances to the Imperial palace. (456.86 KB) Photo viewed 968 times
Pic. 12. Isakachita gate. One of the entrances to the Imperial palace. View photo in original size (1024x768 pixels).


Picture of Marunouchi neighborhood, Tokyo City, Japan, January 2006 by Parent (Tokyo Business District, Skyscraper District)  (547.2 KB) Photo viewed 771 times
Pic. 13. View photo in original size (1024x768 pixels).


Picture of Marunouchi neighborhood, Tokyo City, Japan, January 2006 by Parent (Tokyo Business District, Skyscraper District)  (216.16 KB) Photo viewed 829 times
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Picture of Marunouchi neighborhood, Tokyo City, Japan, January 2006 by Parent (Tokyo Business District, Skyscraper District) Some fountains. (547.2 KB) Photo viewed 749 times
Pic. 15. Some fountains. View photo in original size (1024x768 pixels).


Picture of Marunouchi neighborhood, Tokyo City, Japan, January 2006 by Parent (Tokyo Business District, Skyscraper District) Tokyo Station. (272.66 KB) Photo viewed 790 times
Pic. 16. Tokyo Station. View photo in original size (996x732 pixels).


Map of Marunouchi. Satellite photograph of Marunouchi neighborhood, Tokyo city.


How to get to Marunouchi Neighborhood


Tokyo station, central or south exit, on the JR Yamanote Line.
Last edited by Parent on Tue Apr 15, 2008 5:37 pm, edited 19 times in total.
 
 
 
 
Map of Marunouchi. Pictures by Parent within 4 kilometers of Marunouchi Neighborhood.

 
 

Neighborhoods Nearby Marunouchi - Pictures by Parent



Ginza Neighborhood by Parent. The top shopping district in Tokyo and Japan and one of the greatest shopping districts in the world, Ginza is particularly fun to roam around on sundays when the streets are closed to vehicular traffic. The name Ginza.. Distance from Marunouchi: 0.9km S, 46 pictures.

Uchisaiwaicho Neighborhood by Parent. Here are a few pictures nearby Uchisaiwaicho.. Distance from Marunouchi: 1.2km SSW, 19 pictures.

Shimbashi Neighborhood by Parent. Shimbashi is a working class nightlife neighborhood popular with the Tokyo salarymen. There's lots of restaurants and Izakaya's as well as a small red-light.. Distance from Marunouchi: 1.5km SSW, 20 pictures.

Tsukiji Neighborhood by Parent. The Tsukiji Fish Market gets real busy during the weekdays especially in the morning. It is located 5 minutes away from Tsukiji Station. There is another market (wholesale) close to Tsukijishijo Station. Another landmark worth.. Distance from Marunouchi: 1.6km SSE, 24 pictures.

Shiodome Neighborhood by Parent. Located in Minato-Ku nearby Ginza and the Tokyo Bay, the Shiodome is one of the three skyscraper clusters in Tokyo along with Shinjuku and Marunouchi. Its a must-stop on the way to Odaiba if only to see its 13 modern skyscrapers.. Distance from Marunouchi: 1.7km S, 9 pictures.

Ningyocho Neighborhood by Parent. Located nearby Ginza in Nihonbashi (Chuo-ku), Ningyocho is a mix of office, restaurant, and some residences. It is famous for the Amazakeyokocho street where sweets and senbeis are sold. Senbeis are sweeted or salted crackers.. Distance from Marunouchi: 1.8km NEE, 17 pictures.

Hanzomon Neighborhood by Parent. Located in the heart of Tokyo, Hanzomon is primarily a business district intermingled with upper-class mansions and residential.. Distance from Marunouchi: 2km NWW, 16 pictures.




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