Tokyo Neighborhoods • Sangenjaya


Author: Parent     Date pictures taken:  2007     City: Tokyo     Country: Japan      Pictures Attached: 21     Pictures License: Copyrighted Free Use - Requires Attribution - Allows Commercial Reuse and Derivative Works     Neighborhood Type: Tokyo Above Average (Rich) Residential Neighborhood



Sangenjaya Pictures

by Parent on Sat Nov 03, 2007 6:37 pm


Sangenjaya is a residential neighborhood of Setagaya-ku. It's located on the upscale Tokyu Den-en-toshi Line just a few minutes by train from Shibuya(pics) station.

Picture of Sangenjaya neighborhood, Tokyo City, Japan,  2007 by Parent (Tokyo Above Average (Rich) Residential Neighborhood) [[Sangenjaya station|Sangen-Jaya Station]] on the [[Tokyu Den-en-toshi Line]]. (152.73 KB) Photo viewed 534 times
Pic. 1. Sangenjaya station on the Tokyu Den-en-toshi Line. View photo in original size (768x1024 pixels).


Picture of Sangenjaya neighborhood, Tokyo City, Japan,  2007 by Parent (Tokyo Above Average (Rich) Residential Neighborhood) Sale, Sale, Shoes for sale. (474.64 KB) Photo viewed 540 times
Pic. 2. Sale, Sale, Shoes for sale. View photo in original size (1024x768 pixels).


Picture of Sangenjaya neighborhood, Tokyo City, Japan,  2007 by Parent (Tokyo Above Average (Rich) Residential Neighborhood)  (520.04 KB) Photo viewed 556 times
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Picture of Sangenjaya neighborhood, Tokyo City, Japan,  2007 by Parent (Tokyo Above Average (Rich) Residential Neighborhood) Japanese cigarette [[vending machine]]s. (496.3 KB) Photo viewed 557 times
Pic. 4. Japanese cigarette vending machines. View photo in original size (1024x768 pixels).


Picture of Sangenjaya neighborhood, Tokyo City, Japan,  2007 by Parent (Tokyo Above Average (Rich) Residential Neighborhood) The green insignia on the right is a [[butsudan]] shop. A butsudan is some sort of personal shrine one can buy and place in his home. (489.42 KB) Photo viewed 553 times
Pic. 5. The green insignia on the right is a butsudan shop. A butsudan is some sort of personal shrine one can buy and place in his home. View photo in original size (1024x768 pixels).


Picture of Sangenjaya neighborhood, Tokyo City, Japan,  2007 by Parent (Tokyo Above Average (Rich) Residential Neighborhood) An italian restaurant with "table dotto". (507.83 KB) Photo viewed 551 times
Pic. 6. An italian restaurant with "table dotto". View photo in original size (1024x768 pixels).


Picture of Sangenjaya neighborhood, Tokyo City, Japan,  2007 by Parent (Tokyo Above Average (Rich) Residential Neighborhood) Typical commerces: [[sushi]] shops, pharmacy. (502.63 KB) Photo viewed 556 times
Pic. 7. Typical commerces: sushi shops, pharmacy. View photo in original size (1024x768 pixels).


Picture of Sangenjaya neighborhood, Tokyo City, Japan,  2007 by Parent (Tokyo Above Average (Rich) Residential Neighborhood)  (143.66 KB) Photo viewed 553 times
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Picture of Sangenjaya neighborhood, Tokyo City, Japan,  2007 by Parent (Tokyo Above Average (Rich) Residential Neighborhood)  (487.58 KB) Photo viewed 527 times
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Picture of Sangenjaya neighborhood, Tokyo City, Japan,  2007 by Parent (Tokyo Above Average (Rich) Residential Neighborhood) King Kong! This is a wrestling training gym. (160.43 KB) Photo viewed 571 times
Pic. 10. King Kong! This is a wrestling training gym. View photo in original size (768x1024 pixels).


Picture of Sangenjaya neighborhood, Tokyo City, Japan,  2007 by Parent (Tokyo Above Average (Rich) Residential Neighborhood) Typical housing near Sangenjaya station.The [[houses in Japan|Housing in Japan]] are generally wooden framed, two stories tall, without a basement. (444.14 KB) Photo viewed 622 times
Pic. 11. Typical housing near Sangenjaya station.The houses in Japan are generally wooden framed, two stories tall, without a basement. View photo in original size (1024x768 pixels).


Picture of Sangenjaya neighborhood, Tokyo City, Japan,  2007 by Parent (Tokyo Above Average (Rich) Residential Neighborhood) A public bath, called [[sento]]. A sento is a neighborhood bathhouse accessible for a small fee. Sento are divided into two parts (one for women, one for men), and each part is equipped with a dressing room, showers, and bath. Sento are still popular especially with the elderly, although they have been decreasing in number recently. (400.59 KB) Photo viewed 541 times
Pic. 12. A public bath, called sento. A sento is a neighborhood bathhouse accessible for a small fee. Sento are divided into two parts (one for women, one for men), and each part is equipped with a dressing room, showers, and bath. Sento are still popular especially with the elderly, although they have been decreasing in number recently. View photo in original size (1024x768 pixels).


Picture of Sangenjaya neighborhood, Tokyo City, Japan,  2007 by Parent (Tokyo Above Average (Rich) Residential Neighborhood) At the back of the [[sento]] house, wood is stored. I believe this wood is used to heat up the water in the baths. (147.05 KB) Photo viewed 532 times
Pic. 13. At the back of the sento house, wood is stored. I believe this wood is used to heat up the water in the baths. View photo in original size (768x1024 pixels).


Picture of Sangenjaya neighborhood, Tokyo City, Japan,  2007 by Parent (Tokyo Above Average (Rich) Residential Neighborhood)  (483.98 KB) Photo viewed 533 times
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Picture of Sangenjaya neighborhood, Tokyo City, Japan,  2007 by Parent (Tokyo Above Average (Rich) Residential Neighborhood) A bit farther north from Sangenjaya, the residential areas become more fresh. This picture was taken about midway between Sangenjaya and {{Shimokitazawa}}. (426.7 KB) Photo viewed 552 times
Pic. 15. A bit farther north from Sangenjaya, the residential areas become more fresh. This picture was taken about midway between Sangenjaya and Shimokitazawa(pics). View photo in original size (1024x768 pixels).


Picture of Sangenjaya neighborhood, Tokyo City, Japan,  2007 by Parent (Tokyo Above Average (Rich) Residential Neighborhood) Spicy nanman noodle resto. [[Nanman]] is a sino-Japanese word which refer to "southern barbarians". In this case, it only refers to the welsh onions part of the noodle (which possibly have a southern origin I'm guessing). (463.9 KB) Photo viewed 916 times
Pic. 16. Spicy nanman noodle resto. Nanman is a sino-Japanese word which refer to "southern barbarians". In this case, it only refers to the welsh onions part of the noodle (which possibly have a southern origin I'm guessing). View photo in original size (1024x768 pixels).


Picture of Sangenjaya neighborhood, Tokyo City, Japan,  2007 by Parent (Tokyo Above Average (Rich) Residential Neighborhood)  (479.28 KB) Photo viewed 543 times
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Picture of Sangenjaya neighborhood, Tokyo City, Japan,  2007 by Parent (Tokyo Above Average (Rich) Residential Neighborhood)  (405.64 KB) Photo viewed 545 times
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Picture of Sangenjaya neighborhood, Tokyo City, Japan,  2007 by Parent (Tokyo Above Average (Rich) Residential Neighborhood) A [[sashimi]] shop in a Sangenjaya backalley. Free sashimi for the kids?? LOL. (561.37 KB) Photo viewed 571 times
Pic. 19. A sashimi shop in a Sangenjaya backalley. Free sashimi for the kids?? LOL. View photo in original size (768x1024 pixels).


Picture of Sangenjaya neighborhood, Tokyo City, Japan,  2007 by Parent (Tokyo Above Average (Rich) Residential Neighborhood)  (178.75 KB) Photo viewed 553 times
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Picture of Sangenjaya neighborhood, Tokyo City, Japan,  2007 by Parent (Tokyo Above Average (Rich) Residential Neighborhood)  (213.07 KB) Photo viewed 545 times
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Map of Sangenjaya. Satellite photograph of Sangenjaya neighborhood, Tokyo city.


How to get to Sangenjaya Neighborhood


Sangen-Jaya Station on the Tokyu Den-en-toshi Line.
Last edited by Parent on Sat Mar 29, 2008 11:58 pm, edited 6 times in total.
 
 
 
 
Map of Sangenjaya. Pictures by Parent within 4 kilometers of Sangenjaya Neighborhood.

 
 

Neighborhoods Nearby Sangenjaya - Pictures by Parent



Shimokitazawa Neighborhood by Parent. Also known as Shimokita, Shimokitazawa is a medium-sized entertainment area which appeals to very young people in their teens or early 20s -- the hip, the "cool" kids :D. Nonetheless, good shopping and eating can be.. Distance from Sangenjaya: 1.9km N, 27 pictures.

Shibuya Neighborhood by Parent. One of the most famous night spots in Tokyo, Shibuya is primarily a shopping area for younger ladies supplemented with a wide variety of restaurants and bars. There's a small red light zone as.. Distance from Sangenjaya: 3.2km NEE, 30 pictures.

NHK Hall Neighborhood by Parent. NHK Hall is located in Shibuya-ku, Tokyo and is the most preferred performing arts center for major foreign orchestras and musicals visiting.. Distance from Sangenjaya: 3.4km NE, 3 pictures.

Yoga Neighborhood by Parent. A rather popular upperscale residential district of Tokyo, Yoga is home to Sun's Microsystems Japan headquarters. It is located in the ward Setagaya on the Tokyu Den-en-toshi Line nearby another upperscale residential district,.. Distance from Sangenjaya: 3.6km SWW, 18 pictures.

Yoyogi Stadium Neighborhood by Parent. Yoyogi stadium designed by Kenzo.. Distance from Sangenjaya: 3.7km NE, 5 pictures.

Ebisu Neighborhood by Parent. Ebisu is most famous for its Yebisu Garden Place -- a famous dating spot in Tokyo. Ebisu also abounds with many restaurants and bars with an international flavour. The neighborhood appeals mostly to the younger crowd.. Distance from Sangenjaya: 3.8km E, 21 pictures.

Jiyugaoka Neighborhood by Parent. A famous neighborhood for young people, Jiyugaoka abounds with bars, restaurants, izakayas. Many interesting clothing and accessories stores for the youth can be found here. It's a bit similar to Shimokitazawa but with an older.. Distance from Sangenjaya: 3.9km S, 14 pictures.




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