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Agariyashiki

Agariyashiki is an area in Nishi-Ikebukuro 2-chōme and 3-chōme, Toshima, Tokyo, Japan, mainly along Seibu Ikebukuro Line. This term is commonly used, but has never been used as an official district name. The etymology of Agariyashiki is considered to be the historical fact that its southern area, today officially known as Mejiro, Toshima and Shimo-Ochiai, Shinjuku, was a hunting zone owned by Tokugawa clan and its shōguns came to the present-day Agariyashiki area as a resting place. Today, the term Agariyashiki is recognized by Toshima Ward Agariyashiki Park and the Agariyashiki town counc ...

Aoyama, Minato, Tokyo

Aoyama is one of the wealthiest neighborhoods of Tokyo, located in the northwest portion of Minato Ward. The area is well known for its international fashion houses, cafes and restaurants. Kita-Aoyama 北青山 or "North Aoyama" refers to the area on the north side of Aoyama-dori Aoyama Street between the Akasaka Palace and Aoyama Gakuin University, while Minami-Aoyama 南青山 or "South Aoyama" refers to the area to the south of Aoyama-dori and extends to the northern edge of Roppongi, Azabu and Hiroo. During the Edo period, Aoyama was home to various temples, shrines, and samurai residences. ...

Asagaya

Asagaya is a residential area of Tokyo located in Suginami ward west of Shinjuku. Main access to Asagaya is via the Chūō-Sōbu Line, 12 minutes by train from Shinjuku station.

Banchō

Banchō is an area in Chiyoda, Tokyo, Japan, consisting mainly of Ichibanchō to Rokubanchō The Banchō area is located to the west of the Imperial Palace. Shinjuku Dōri Ave 新宿通り, Shinjuku Dōri forms its southern boundary. Yasukuni Dōri Ave 靖国通り, Yasukuni Dōri forms its northern boundary. The Hanzō Moat 半蔵濠, Hanzō-bori forms its eastern boundary, and the railway of the Chūō Main Line forms its western boundary.

Ebisu, Shibuya

Ebisu is major district of Shibuya-ku in Tokyo, Japan. It was developed on the site of a former brewery and is now home to Yebisu Garden Place. It is renowned for its high concentration of bars and restaurants.

Ebisuminami, Shibuya

Ebisuminami is a small district of Shibuya, Tokyo, located to the southeast of Ebisu Station. The district is often perceived as a portion of the broad-sense Ebisu area. Ebisuminami borders Ebisu district in the narrow sense on the northwest across Ebisu Station, the mailing address for which is Ebisuminami, rather than Ebisu, Shibuya. The Statue of Ebisu えびす像, built in 1975, in front of Ebisu Stations west exit is a landmark of the Ward of Shibuya. The beverage company Calpis カルピス is headquartered in Ebisu Minami 2-chōme.

                                     

Yanesen

Yanesen is a district in Tokyo, which has many historical structures, in the style of Edo-period Tokyo. It is known for its traditional style and antiquated temple district-style. The three neighbourhoods, Yanaka谷中, Nezu根津 and Sendagi千駄木 are collectively called Yanesen: Ya-Ne-Sen.