Mt. Takao, Hachioji, Tokyo
Standing 599 meters (1,965 ft) tall and located within an hour of downtown Tokyo.
Tokyo sees first November snow in 54 years!
Somewhere in Tokyo
Taken by Sachiko Takao
Yotsukaido, Chiba Pref
A city located in northern Chiba Prefecture.
Home to some of Tokyo’s finest cultural sites. Many Buddhist temples are also in the area.
Taken by K-2 Style
A city located in the Tama Hills of southern Tokyo Metropolis, bordered by Kanagawa Prefecture on the west, south and east. Approximately 40 – 50 kilometers from the center of Tokyo.
Tomioka Hachimangu Shrine Area, Koto-ku
Tomioka Hachiman Shrine (富岡八幡宮) is the largest Hachiman Shrine in Tokyo, which was founded in 1627.
Taken by Reina
Jisso-in Temple, Setagaya-ku
Taito-ku is a special ward situated in the northeastern portion of the wards area of Tokyo. There are so many temples/shrines, parks, museums and zoos in this city. Taito-ku is famous for its typical Shitamachi districts such as Ueno and Asakusa.
Tokyu Oimachi Line
A railway line which extends from Oimachi in Shinagawa, Tokyo, to Mizonokuchi in Kawasaki, Kanagawa Pref.
Taken by Reina
Kasukabe, Saitama Pref
A city in eastern Saitama Prefecture, approximately 30 kilometers (19 mi) north of Tokyo. Kasukabe once prospered as part of the Nikkō Kaidō highway, an important trade route that linked Edo with Nikko.
Azumabashi Bridge, Taito-ku
Provided by Noemi Inoue
Harajuku is known internationally as a center of Japanese youth culture and fashion.
Taken by Isao Tokuhashi
A neighborhood in Tokyo, near Iidabashi Station. It has a shopping street at its center, lined by numerous cafés and restaurants. In the early 20th century, the area was renowned for its numerous geisha houses, of which several remain today.
During the period between 1650 and 1873, Minami-senju was the location of the Kotsukappara execution grounds.