Tokyo Neighborhoods • Ryogoku


Author: Parent     Date pictures taken: April 2006     City: Tokyo     Country: Japan      Pictures Attached: 19     Pictures License: Copyrighted Free Use - Requires Attribution - Allows Commercial Reuse and Derivative Works     Neighborhood Type: Tokyo Stadium/Arena



Ryogoku Pictures

by Parent on Sun Nov 04, 2007 5:31 pm


Located in Sumida-ku, Ryogoku is most famous for the Edo Tokyo Hakubutsukan (Edo-Tokyo Museum) and the Ryogoku Kokugikan (sumo wrestling stadium).

Picture of Ryogoku neighborhood, Tokyo City, Japan, April 2006 by Parent (Tokyo Stadium/Arena) Ryogoku station: it's about 5 minutes from Okachimachi. (607.56 KB) Photo viewed 1299 times
Pic. 1. Ryogoku station: it's about 5 minutes from Okachimachi. View photo in original size (768x1024 pixels).


Picture of Ryogoku neighborhood, Tokyo City, Japan, April 2006 by Parent (Tokyo Stadium/Arena) Some older houses. (614.41 KB) Photo viewed 1208 times
Pic. 2. Some older houses. View photo in original size (1024x768 pixels).


Picture of Ryogoku neighborhood, Tokyo City, Japan, April 2006 by Parent (Tokyo Stadium/Arena) Edo Tokyo Hakubutsukan (Edo Tokyo Museum). What to see inside the museum: old maps and reconstructions of Tokyo houses and clothes during the [[Edo period]]. (522.28 KB) Photo viewed 1464 times
Pic. 3. Edo Tokyo Hakubutsukan (Edo Tokyo Museum). What to see inside the museum: old maps and reconstructions of Tokyo houses and clothes during the Edo period. View photo in original size (1024x768 pixels).


Picture of Ryogoku neighborhood, Tokyo City, Japan, April 2006 by Parent (Tokyo Stadium/Arena) The famous [[Ryogoku Kokugikan]] ([[sumo]] wrestling stadium). For those interested in seeing a sumo game, note that they are four tournaments during the year, one per season. Each tournament lasts about two weeks. (410.46 KB) Photo viewed 1135 times
Pic. 4. The famous Ryogoku Kokugikan (sumo wrestling stadium). For those interested in seeing a sumo game, note that they are four tournaments during the year, one per season. Each tournament lasts about two weeks. View photo in original size (1024x768 pixels).


Picture of Ryogoku neighborhood, Tokyo City, Japan, April 2006 by Parent (Tokyo Stadium/Arena)  (477.93 KB) Photo viewed 1261 times
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Picture of Ryogoku neighborhood, Tokyo City, Japan, April 2006 by Parent (Tokyo Stadium/Arena) [[Salarymen|Salaryman]]. (696.44 KB) Photo viewed 1099 times
Pic. 6. Salarymen. View photo in original size (1024x768 pixels).


Picture of Ryogoku neighborhood, Tokyo City, Japan, April 2006 by Parent (Tokyo Stadium/Arena) The JR Chuo line on the right. Many Tokyoites generally ride a bicycle to get to the station instead of taking a bus. Faster, cheaper, and more pleasant as well considering the nice weather in Tokyo. (500.38 KB) Photo viewed 1405 times
Pic. 7. The JR Chuo line on the right. Many Tokyoites generally ride a bicycle to get to the station instead of taking a bus. Faster, cheaper, and more pleasant as well considering the nice weather in Tokyo. View photo in original size (1024x768 pixels).


Picture of Ryogoku neighborhood, Tokyo City, Japan, April 2006 by Parent (Tokyo Stadium/Arena) One man and a baby. (610.34 KB) Photo viewed 1269 times
Pic. 8. One man and a baby. View photo in original size (768x1024 pixels).


Picture of Ryogoku neighborhood, Tokyo City, Japan, April 2006 by Parent (Tokyo Stadium/Arena)  (612.12 KB) Photo viewed 1277 times
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Picture of Ryogoku neighborhood, Tokyo City, Japan, April 2006 by Parent (Tokyo Stadium/Arena) A small park and some mansions. (525.21 KB) Photo viewed 1154 times
Pic. 10. A small park and some mansions. View photo in original size (1024x768 pixels).


Picture of Ryogoku neighborhood, Tokyo City, Japan, April 2006 by Parent (Tokyo Stadium/Arena) A main street nearby Ryogoku station. [[Mizuho|Mizuho Financial Group]] is a bank. (458.91 KB) Photo viewed 1347 times
Pic. 11. A main street nearby Ryogoku station. Mizuho is a bank. View photo in original size (1024x768 pixels).


Picture of Ryogoku neighborhood, Tokyo City, Japan, April 2006 by Parent (Tokyo Stadium/Arena) JR Chuo line [[Ryogoku Station]]. (393.29 KB) Photo viewed 1115 times
Pic. 12. JR Chuo line Ryogoku Station. View photo in original size (1024x768 pixels).


Picture of Ryogoku neighborhood, Tokyo City, Japan, April 2006 by Parent (Tokyo Stadium/Arena)  (383.87 KB) Photo viewed 837 times
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Picture of Ryogoku neighborhood, Tokyo City, Japan, April 2006 by Parent (Tokyo Stadium/Arena) Napoleon et Versailles. (301.25 KB) Photo viewed 863 times
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Picture of Ryogoku neighborhood, Tokyo City, Japan, April 2006 by Parent (Tokyo Stadium/Arena)  (514.18 KB) Photo viewed 848 times
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Picture of Ryogoku neighborhood, Tokyo City, Japan, April 2006 by Parent (Tokyo Stadium/Arena)  (223.52 KB) Photo viewed 1047 times
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Picture of Ryogoku neighborhood, Tokyo City, Japan, April 2006 by Parent (Tokyo Stadium/Arena)  (193.06 KB) Photo viewed 1016 times
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Picture of Ryogoku neighborhood, Tokyo City, Japan, April 2006 by Parent (Tokyo Stadium/Arena)  (354.29 KB) Photo viewed 820 times
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Picture of Ryogoku neighborhood, Tokyo City, Japan, April 2006 by Parent (Tokyo Stadium/Arena)  (189.36 KB) Photo viewed 869 times
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Map of Ryogoku. Satellite photograph of Ryogoku neighborhood, Tokyo city.


How to get to Ryogoku Neighborhood


Ryogoku Station on the Toei Oedo Line or the JR Chuo Main Line.
Last edited by Parent on Thu Apr 17, 2008 10:20 pm, edited 4 times in total.
 
 
 
 
Map of Ryogoku. Pictures by Parent within 4 kilometers of Ryogoku Neighborhood.

 
 

Neighborhoods Nearby Ryogoku - Pictures by Parent



Kuramae Neighborhood by Parent. Located in Taito ward near Asakusa, Kuramae is a mix of residential back alleys and office buildings. Kuramae is also within a 10 minute walk of the Ryogoku neighborhood which is most famous in Tokyo for its Kokugikan sumo.. Distance from Ryogoku: 0.9km NNW, 6 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 Ryogoku: 1.5km SW, 17 pictures.

Asakusa Neighborhood by Parent. One of Tokyo's historical districts, Asakusa abounds with traditional japanese restaurants, a temple, gardens, tea shops, and a traditional japanese shopping Another historical district within Tokyo which is a bit sim.. Distance from Ryogoku: 1.8km N, 14 pictures.

Asakusa Neighborhood by Parent. A few pictures of Asakusa taken in October 2005 under cloudy/rainy.. Distance from Ryogoku: 1.8km N, 18 pictures.

Akihabara Neighborhood by Parent. Akihabara is Tokyo's and perhaps the arguably the world's top electronic market. All sorts of electrical and electronic devices can be found here at reasonable prices. Also of interest are the maid cafe (a.k.a. cosplay.. Distance from Ryogoku: 1.9km W, 18 pictures.

Sumiyoshi Neighborhood by Parent. Located in Koto ward, Sumiyoshi is a mixed residential and business neighborhood. A bit of local shopping.. Distance from Ryogoku: 2km SEE, 19 pictures.

Okachimachi Neighborhood by Parent. Okachimachi is the biggest and most famous permanent open-air market in Tokyo. From Louis Vuitton bags and Gucci belts to Yakitori meals on the street, anything can be.. Distance from Ryogoku: 2.2km NW, 20 pictures.




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