Tokyo

Tokyo Metropolis covers the city of , a bulk of the plain of and a chain of islands extending thousands of kilometers south.

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is the enormous and wealthy capital of , and also its main city, overflowing with culture, commerce, and most of all, people. Photo: Morio, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a ward in central . The name means "port", referring to its seaside location, although due to reclamation many areas in the district are quite far from the sea these days. Photo: Kentin, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The are a chain of volcanic islands scattered over several hundred kilometers south of , . Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

is a central ward of , known as the metropolis' second center. Photo: Morio, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Destinations

Hachiōji is a city located in the western portion of Tokyo Metropolis, . Photo: Arashiyama, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a western suburb of Tokyo, and the main draws are Jindaiji Temple and Jindai Botanical gardens. Photo: Fg2, CC0.

is a city in Tokyo, Japan. The city is located to the west of Tokyo's 23 downtown wards, bordering on . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a city located in the western portion of Tokyo Metropolis, . Photo: Orcrist, CC0.

is a city located in the western portion of Tokyo Metropolis, . Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

is a city in western Tokyo. The main attraction for foreign visitors is the Ghibli Museum, while for Japanese the main attraction is Inokashira Park, in which the museum is located, particularly during cherry blossom season. Photo: Douglaspperkins, CC0.

Fuchū is a city located in western Tokyo Metropolis, . Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

Nishitōkyō is a city located in the western portion of Tokyo Metropolis, . Photo: Douglaspperkins, CC0.

is a city located in the western portion of Tokyo, . Photo: Orcrist, CC0.

is a city located in the western portion of Tokyo Metropolis, . Photo: Kakidai, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is a city located in the western portion of Tokyo Metropolis, . Photo: くろふね, CC BY 3.0.

is a city located in the western portion of Tokyo Metropolis, . Photo: Irina Gelbukh, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a city in western Tokyo. The naming of comes from its location: sandwiched between Kokubunji and , the first kanji in each city was combined to create a new name. Photo: Nyaos, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a western suburb of , . The general area also extends into . Photo: Douglaspperkins, CC0.

Notable Places in the Area

Town hall
The Tokyo Metropolitan Government Building, also referred to as Tochō for short, houses the… Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Hotel
Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Metro station
Tochōmae Station is a subway station on the Toei Ōedo Line in Shinjuku, Tokyo, Japan, operated by the Tokyo subway operator Toei Subway. Photo: Nyao148, CC BY 3.0.

Localities in the Area

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

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, referred to colloquially as Ni-chōme or simply Nichō, is Area 2 in the Shinjuku District of the of Tokyo, . Photo: Asanagi, CC0.

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For the young and fashionable teenager, spending time in on the weekends is practically a necessity. is situated 2½ km southeast of Tokyo. Photo: Shinjiro, CC BY 3.0.

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