Tokyo Neighborhoods • Nakai


Author: Parent     Date pictures taken:  2006     City: Tokyo     Country: Japan      Pictures Attached: 28     Pictures License: Copyrighted Free Use - Requires Attribution - Allows Commercial Reuse and Derivative Works     Neighborhood Type: Tokyo Middle Class Residential Neighborhood



Nakai Pictures

by Parent on Sat Nov 03, 2007 4:34 pm


Nakai is a residential area in Shinjuku-ku. The urbanism is a bit typical of what to find in the northern half of Tokyo city. It's a bit old and rugged but has a charm of its own.

Picture of Nakai neighborhood, Tokyo City, Japan,  2006 by Parent (Tokyo Middle Class Residential Neighborhood) Just outside the Nakai Station. (160.64 KB) Photo viewed 1087 times
Pic. 1. Just outside the Nakai Station. View photo in original size (768x1024 pixels).


Picture of Nakai neighborhood, Tokyo City, Japan,  2006 by Parent (Tokyo Middle Class Residential Neighborhood) A river nearby the station. I don't know the name. Anyone knows? (398.9 KB) Photo viewed 1081 times
Pic. 2. A river nearby the station. I don't know the name. Anyone knows? View photo in original size (1024x768 pixels).


Picture of Nakai neighborhood, Tokyo City, Japan,  2006 by Parent (Tokyo Middle Class Residential Neighborhood) Nearby the river, a typical residence of this neighborhood. (488.73 KB) Photo viewed 1118 times
Pic. 3. Nearby the river, a typical residence of this neighborhood. View photo in original size (1024x768 pixels).


Picture of Nakai neighborhood, Tokyo City, Japan,  2006 by Parent (Tokyo Middle Class Residential Neighborhood) Some mansions. This part northwards of the station is in better shape. (548.13 KB) Photo viewed 1059 times
Pic. 4. Some mansions. This part northwards of the station is in better shape. View photo in original size (1024x768 pixels).


Picture of Nakai neighborhood, Tokyo City, Japan,  2006 by Parent (Tokyo Middle Class Residential Neighborhood)  (519.68 KB) Photo viewed 1059 times
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Picture of Nakai neighborhood, Tokyo City, Japan,  2006 by Parent (Tokyo Middle Class Residential Neighborhood) On the right, a typical house built in the 50s or so. (479.87 KB) Photo viewed 1072 times
Pic. 6. On the right, a typical house built in the 50s or so. View photo in original size (1024x768 pixels).


Picture of Nakai neighborhood, Tokyo City, Japan,  2006 by Parent (Tokyo Middle Class Residential Neighborhood)  (543.86 KB) Photo viewed 1128 times
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Picture of Nakai neighborhood, Tokyo City, Japan,  2006 by Parent (Tokyo Middle Class Residential Neighborhood)  (258.54 KB) Photo viewed 1057 times
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Picture of Nakai neighborhood, Tokyo City, Japan,  2006 by Parent (Tokyo Middle Class Residential Neighborhood) A grocery store. (468.15 KB) Photo viewed 1031 times
Pic. 9. A grocery store. View photo in original size (768x1024 pixels).


Picture of Nakai neighborhood, Tokyo City, Japan,  2006 by Parent (Tokyo Middle Class Residential Neighborhood)  (531.4 KB) Photo viewed 1091 times
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Picture of Nakai neighborhood, Tokyo City, Japan,  2006 by Parent (Tokyo Middle Class Residential Neighborhood) An old-japanese-style garage. (432 KB) Photo viewed 1062 times
Pic. 11. An old-japanese-style garage. View photo in original size (768x1024 pixels).


Picture of Nakai neighborhood, Tokyo City, Japan,  2006 by Parent (Tokyo Middle Class Residential Neighborhood) On the banks of the river. (269.56 KB) Photo viewed 993 times
Pic. 12. On the banks of the river. View photo in original size (1024x768 pixels).


Picture of Nakai neighborhood, Tokyo City, Japan,  2006 by Parent (Tokyo Middle Class Residential Neighborhood) Sunmerry's. (276.01 KB) Photo viewed 1060 times
Pic. 13. Sunmerry's. View photo in original size (1024x768 pixels).


Picture of Nakai neighborhood, Tokyo City, Japan,  2006 by Parent (Tokyo Middle Class Residential Neighborhood)  (534.87 KB) Photo viewed 1049 times
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Picture of Nakai neighborhood, Tokyo City, Japan,  2006 by Parent (Tokyo Middle Class Residential Neighborhood)  (420.43 KB) Photo viewed 964 times
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Picture of Nakai neighborhood, Tokyo City, Japan,  2006 by Parent (Tokyo Middle Class Residential Neighborhood) A cleaning store. (496.27 KB) Photo viewed 1057 times
Pic. 16. A cleaning store. View photo in original size (768x1024 pixels).


Picture of Nakai neighborhood, Tokyo City, Japan,  2006 by Parent (Tokyo Middle Class Residential Neighborhood)  (417.13 KB) Photo viewed 1051 times
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Picture of Nakai neighborhood, Tokyo City, Japan,  2006 by Parent (Tokyo Middle Class Residential Neighborhood)  (299.63 KB) Photo viewed 1075 times
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Picture of Nakai neighborhood, Tokyo City, Japan,  2006 by Parent (Tokyo Middle Class Residential Neighborhood)  (557.4 KB) Photo viewed 1073 times
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Picture of Nakai neighborhood, Tokyo City, Japan,  2006 by Parent (Tokyo Middle Class Residential Neighborhood) The apato hallway (2-story tall apartment house). (379.39 KB) Photo viewed 1029 times
Pic. 20. The apato hallway (2-story tall apartment house). View photo in original size (768x1024 pixels).


Picture of Nakai neighborhood, Tokyo City, Japan,  2006 by Parent (Tokyo Middle Class Residential Neighborhood) Scooter and tracks. (441.29 KB) Photo viewed 1584 times
Pic. 21. Scooter and tracks. View photo in original size (1024x768 pixels).


Picture of Nakai neighborhood, Tokyo City, Japan,  2006 by Parent (Tokyo Middle Class Residential Neighborhood)  (187.99 KB) Photo viewed 1263 times
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Picture of Nakai neighborhood, Tokyo City, Japan,  2006 by Parent (Tokyo Middle Class Residential Neighborhood) Nakai is intersected by a couple of train lines. This one is on the surface -- the [[Seibu Shinjuku Line]] I believe. (409.87 KB) Photo viewed 1265 times
Pic. 23. Nakai is intersected by a couple of train lines. This one is on the surface -- the Seibu Shinjuku Line I believe. View photo in original size (1024x768 pixels).


Picture of Nakai neighborhood, Tokyo City, Japan,  2006 by Parent (Tokyo Middle Class Residential Neighborhood)  (462.25 KB) Photo viewed 1085 times
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Picture of Nakai neighborhood, Tokyo City, Japan,  2006 by Parent (Tokyo Middle Class Residential Neighborhood)  (220.39 KB) Photo viewed 975 times
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Picture of Nakai neighborhood, Tokyo City, Japan,  2006 by Parent (Tokyo Middle Class Residential Neighborhood)  (236.84 KB) Photo viewed 1060 times
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Picture of Nakai neighborhood, Tokyo City, Japan,  2006 by Parent (Tokyo Middle Class Residential Neighborhood)  (280.59 KB) Photo viewed 1044 times
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Picture of Nakai neighborhood, Tokyo City, Japan,  2006 by Parent (Tokyo Middle Class Residential Neighborhood)  (203.33 KB) Photo viewed 1004 times
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Map of Nakai. Satellite photograph of Nakai neighborhood, Tokyo city.


How to get to Nakai Neighborhood


Nakai Station on the Toei Oedo Line.
Last edited by Parent on Thu Apr 17, 2008 6:52 pm, edited 5 times in total.
 
 
 
 
Map of Nakai. Pictures by Parent within 4 kilometers of Nakai Neighborhood.

 
 

Neighborhoods Nearby Nakai - Pictures by Parent



Nakano Neighborhood by Parent. Nakano lies just west of Shinjuku and is primarily a residential area with a shopping area nearby Nakano.. Distance from Nakai: 2.1km SWW, 16 pictures.

Ikebukuro Village Neighborhood by Parent. The pictures in this thread are focused on the so-called Ikebukuro village area (north-east exits of Ikebukuro station), as opposed to the south-west exit of Ikebukuro station. The north-east exit is infamous for harboring a.. Distance from Nakai: 2.6km NE, 21 pictures.

Kabukicho Neighborhood by Parent. Tokyo's red light district and shopping area par excellence. Kabukicho in Shinjuku cannot disappoint whatever you're in the mood for :D. There's lots of hostess bars and some love hotels conveniently located nearby in case of a.. Distance from Nakai: 2.6km SSE, 26 pictures.

Ikebukuro Neighborhood by Parent. Ikebukuro, a part of Toshima ward, is a large commercial and entertainment district of Tokyo, Japan and is a bit similar to Shinjuku or Shibuya. It is the location of the Toshima ward offices, Ikebukuro station and several.. Distance from Nakai: 2.8km NE, 16 pictures.

Shinjuku Neighborhood by Parent. Shinjuku is one of the two major corporate skyscraper clusters in Tokyo (the first one being Marunouchi near Tokyo station). A good time to visit is during the weekdays at lunch time as the streets get busy with salarymen and.. Distance from Nakai: 2.8km S, 21 pictures.

Yoyogi Neighborhood by Parent. Yoyogi is an above-average residential neighborhood located within walking distance of Shinjuku station. Despite being close to downtown, the streets are quiet with good quality.. Distance from Nakai: 3.7km SSE, 21 pictures.




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