Shimo-Kitazawa

Shimokitazawa is a commercial and entertainment district in Setagaya, Tokyo. Also known as "Shimokita", the neighbourhood is well known for the density of small independent fashion retailers, cafes, theaters, bars and live music venues.

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Bank
Mizuho Bank, Ltd. is the integrated retail and corporate banking unit of Mizuho Financial Group, the third largest financial services companies in Japan, with total assets of approximately $1.8 trillion in 2017. Photo: Gungun01, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Railway station
Shimo-kitazawa Station is an interchange station on the Odakyu Odawara and the Keio Inokashira lines located in Setagaya, Tokyo, and jointly operated by the private railway operators Odakyu Electric Railway and Keio Corporation. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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NTT Docomo Inc. is the predominant mobile phone operator in Japan. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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is situated 3 km east of Shimo-Kitazawa. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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Harajuku is a district in , , . Harajuku is the common name given to a geographic area spreading from to Omotesando, corresponding on official maps of Shibuya ward as Jingūmae 1 chōme to 4 chōme. is situated 3½ km east of Shimo-Kitazawa. Photo: Chris 73, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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Shinjuku Ni-chōme, referred to colloquially as Ni-chōme or simply Nichō, is Area 2 in the Shinjuku District of the of , . is situated 5 km northeast of Shimo-Kitazawa. Photo: Asanagi, CC0.

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Kabukichō is an entertainment and red-light district in Shinjuku, Tokyo, Japan. is situated 5 km northeast of Shimo-Kitazawa. Photo: Ons, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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