Shinjuku is a central ward of , known as the metropolis' second center. The area surrounding Shinjuku Station is a huge business, commercial, and entertainment center atop the world's busiest railway station complex.

Notable Places in the Area

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is a small area of Kabukicho, Shinjuku, , , famous both as an area of architectural interest and for its nightlife. Photo: てらたにこういち, CC BY 3.0.

Movie theater
The is a long-standing movie theater located on the east side of in , . Photo: Michitaro, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Tourist attraction
Photo: 江戸村のとくぞう, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Photo: Kentin, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

, referred to colloquially as Ni-chōme or simply Nichō, is Area 2 in the Shinjuku District of the Shinjuku Special Ward of , . Photo: LittleT889, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is an entertainment and red-light district in Shinjuku, Tokyo, Japan. Photo: marcotogni, CC BY 2.0.


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