Theme Week Japan – Kawasaki

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Shirahata Hachiman Daijin Shrine © Jkr2255/cc-by-sa-3.0

Shirahata Hachiman Daijin Shrine © Jkr2255/cc-by-sa-3.0

Kawasaki is a city in Kanagawa Prefecture. It is the 8th most populated city in Japan (including the Tokyo Metropolitan Area) and one of the main cities forming the Greater Tokyo Area and Keihin Industrial Area. As of October 1, 2017, the city has an estimated population of 1,503,690, with 716,470 households. Kawasaki has seven wards: Asao-ku, Kawasaki-ku – administrative center, Miyamae-ku, Nakahara-ku, Saiwai-ku, Takatsu-ku and Tama-ku.

Fujitsu‘s Main Branch is located in Nakahara-ku. It was formerly Fujitsu’s headquarters. Kawasaki has several factories and development bases of the companies of heavy industry (e.g., JFE Group, Nippon Oil Corporation) and high technology (Fujitsu, NEC Corporation, Toshiba, Dell Japan and Sigma Corporation.

Traditional Japanese houses in Nihon Minka-en © Hu Totya/cc-by-sa-3.0 Traditional Japanese houses in Nihon Minka-en © Hu Totya/cc-by-sa-3.0 Traditional Japanese house in Nihon Minka-en © Fg2 Shirahata Hachiman Daijin Shrine © Jkr2255/cc-by-sa-3.0 Nakamaruko tower blocks © panoramio.com - Kaz Ish/cc-by-sa-3.0 Grave Caves in Hisamoto © panoramio.com - phosphor/cc-by-3.0 Muza Symphony Hall © Nezu htb/cc-by-sa-3.0 Amusement Game Park Kawasaku Warehouse © flickr.com - Ken OHYAMA/cc-by-sa-2.0
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Amusement Game Park Kawasaku Warehouse © flickr.com - Ken OHYAMA/cc-by-sa-2.0
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