Tokyo Neighborhoods • Shinjuku


Author: Parent     Date pictures taken: November 2005     City: Tokyo     Country: Japan      Pictures Attached: 21     Pictures License: GNU Free Documentation License     Neighborhood Type: Tokyo Skyscraper District, Business District



Shinjuku Pictures

by Parent on Sun Nov 04, 2007 5:25 pm


Shinjuku is one of the two major corporate skyscraper clusters in Tokyo(pics) (the first one being Marunouchi(pics) near Tokyo station). A good time to visit is during the weekdays at lunch time as the streets get busy with salarymen and professionals working in the towers nearby.

Picture of Shinjuku neighborhood, Tokyo City, Japan, November 2005 by Parent (Tokyo Skyscraper District, Business District)  (558.45 KB) Photo viewed 1254 times
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Picture of Shinjuku neighborhood, Tokyo City, Japan, November 2005 by Parent (Tokyo Skyscraper District, Business District)  (558.04 KB) Photo viewed 1233 times
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Picture of Shinjuku neighborhood, Tokyo City, Japan, November 2005 by Parent (Tokyo Skyscraper District, Business District)  (647.29 KB) Photo viewed 1269 times
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Picture of Shinjuku neighborhood, Tokyo City, Japan, November 2005 by Parent (Tokyo Skyscraper District, Business District) [[Sompo Japan Insurance]] building - insurance company. (567.89 KB) Photo viewed 1221 times
Pic. 4. Sompo Japan Insurance building - insurance company. View photo in original size (768x1024 pixels).


Picture of Shinjuku neighborhood, Tokyo City, Japan, November 2005 by Parent (Tokyo Skyscraper District, Business District) A lady carrying a case on her bycicle. (641.67 KB) Photo viewed 1246 times
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Picture of Shinjuku neighborhood, Tokyo City, Japan, November 2005 by Parent (Tokyo Skyscraper District, Business District)  (241.51 KB) Photo viewed 1772 times
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Picture of Shinjuku neighborhood, Tokyo City, Japan, November 2005 by Parent (Tokyo Skyscraper District, Business District) A small pharmacy. (241.67 KB) Photo viewed 1255 times
Pic. 7. A small pharmacy. View photo in original size (1024x768 pixels).


Picture of Shinjuku neighborhood, Tokyo City, Japan, November 2005 by Parent (Tokyo Skyscraper District, Business District) [[Mitsui Sumitomo Insurance Co.]] Shinjuku tower (real-estate company). (528.76 KB) Photo viewed 1223 times
Pic. 8. Mitsui Sumitomo Insurance Co. Shinjuku tower (real-estate company). View photo in original size (768x1024 pixels).


Picture of Shinjuku neighborhood, Tokyo City, Japan, November 2005 by Parent (Tokyo Skyscraper District, Business District)  (308.65 KB) Photo viewed 1252 times
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Picture of Shinjuku neighborhood, Tokyo City, Japan, November 2005 by Parent (Tokyo Skyscraper District, Business District) Some [[Danchi]]. Danchi's are commie blocks (apartments) generally built in newly developped areas. (514.41 KB) Photo viewed 1274 times
Pic. 10. Some Danchi. Danchi's are commie blocks (apartments) generally built in newly developped areas. View photo in original size (768x1024 pixels).


Picture of Shinjuku neighborhood, Tokyo City, Japan, November 2005 by Parent (Tokyo Skyscraper District, Business District) I believe this is the Sumitomo Fudoussan Shinjuku tower (real-estate company). (438.38 KB) Photo viewed 1232 times
Pic. 11. I believe this is the Sumitomo Fudoussan Shinjuku tower (real-estate company). View photo in original size (768x1024 pixels).


Picture of Shinjuku neighborhood, Tokyo City, Japan, November 2005 by Parent (Tokyo Skyscraper District, Business District) Hotto-Doggo (171.4 KB) Photo viewed 1281 times
Pic. 12. Hotto-Doggo View photo in original size (672x848 pixels).


Picture of Shinjuku neighborhood, Tokyo City, Japan, November 2005 by Parent (Tokyo Skyscraper District, Business District)  (304.82 KB) Photo viewed 1217 times
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Picture of Shinjuku neighborhood, Tokyo City, Japan, November 2005 by Parent (Tokyo Skyscraper District, Business District) [[Sompo Japan Insurance]] building - insurance company. (551.89 KB) Photo viewed 1265 times
Pic. 14. Sompo Japan Insurance building - insurance company. View photo in original size (768x1024 pixels).


Picture of Shinjuku neighborhood, Tokyo City, Japan, November 2005 by Parent (Tokyo Skyscraper District, Business District) Tokyo Tocho ([[Tokyo Metropolitan Government Building]]) designed by the Japanese architect [[Kenzo Tange]]. (543.98 KB) Photo viewed 1205 times
Pic. 15. Tokyo Tocho (Tokyo Metropolitan Government Building) designed by the Japanese architect Kenzo Tange. View photo in original size (768x1024 pixels).


Picture of Shinjuku neighborhood, Tokyo City, Japan, November 2005 by Parent (Tokyo Skyscraper District, Business District)  (399.21 KB) Photo viewed 1206 times
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Picture of Shinjuku neighborhood, Tokyo City, Japan, November 2005 by Parent (Tokyo Skyscraper District, Business District) At the end of the street: [[Shinjuku Park Tower]] buildings. (215.7 KB) Photo viewed 980 times
Pic. 17. At the end of the street: Shinjuku Park Tower buildings. View photo in original size (1013x740 pixels).


Picture of Shinjuku neighborhood, Tokyo City, Japan, November 2005 by Parent (Tokyo Skyscraper District, Business District)  (206.09 KB) Photo viewed 1015 times
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Picture of Shinjuku neighborhood, Tokyo City, Japan, November 2005 by Parent (Tokyo Skyscraper District, Business District)  (295.08 KB) Photo viewed 984 times
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Picture of Shinjuku neighborhood, Tokyo City, Japan, November 2005 by Parent (Tokyo Skyscraper District, Business District) Inside [[Shinjuku Station]]. (215.79 KB) Photo viewed 1021 times
Pic. 20. Inside Shinjuku Station. View photo in original size (1024x768 pixels).


Picture of Shinjuku neighborhood, Tokyo City, Japan, November 2005 by Parent (Tokyo Skyscraper District, Business District) Inside [[Shinjuku Station]]. (422.7 KB) Photo viewed 959 times
Pic. 21. Inside Shinjuku Station. View photo in original size (1024x768 pixels).


Map of Shinjuku. Satellite photograph of Shinjuku skyscraper neighborhood, Tokyo city.


How to get to Shinjuku Neighborhood


Shinjuku Station on the JR Yamanote Line.
Last edited by Parent on Thu Apr 17, 2008 6:07 pm, edited 20 times in total.
 
 
 
 
Map of Shinjuku. Pictures by Parent within 4 kilometers of Shinjuku Neighborhood.

 
 

Neighborhoods Nearby Shinjuku - Pictures by Parent



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 Shinjuku: 1km SE, 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 Shinjuku: 1.1km NE, 26 pictures.

Meiji Shrine Neighborhood by Parent. The Meiji Shrine is a Shinto Shrine erected for Emperor Meiji in 1920. It's the most popular place to go celebrate the New Year in Tokyo. It gets crowded like crazy, with the line-up to go pray being as much as 3-4 hours. Better.. Distance from Shinjuku: 1.7km SSE, 8 pictures.

Harajuku Neighborhood by Parent. It's young, it's hip, it's a shopping district, it's.. Distance from Shinjuku: 2.4km SSE, 18 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 Shinjuku: 2.5km S, 3 pictures.

Yoyogi Stadium Neighborhood by Parent. Yoyogi stadium designed by Kenzo.. Distance from Shinjuku: 2.5km SSE, 5 pictures.

Nakano Neighborhood by Parent. Nakano lies just west of Shinjuku and is primarily a residential area with a shopping area nearby Nakano.. Distance from Shinjuku: 2.8km NW, 16 pictures.




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