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Bridge To Japan

I’ve taken this walkway to Nihonmachi, many times, but I never thought concrete and steel could look so striking under the blue skies of San Francisco.



Japanese Restaurants


Kikis is a Japanese restaurant located in the Sunset District of San Francisco. Since elementary school, I have been going to this restaurant for special occasions. 598 more words


While Japanese influences permeate many areas of San Francisco, near the heart of the city lies a small block dedicated solely to Japanese culture. At the corner of Geary and Post you can find a unique community, including two adjacent malls and a few assorted shops nearby. 280 more words

San Francisco

Seating for one in Japantown

This chair was spotted in Japantown last weekend. The stump seems to be taller than most tree stumps found on the streets of San Francisco. The chair has a back, high armrests and is slightly elevated from the ground. 92 more words

California Plants

Daruma in San Jose Japantown

Painted by Orly Loquiao in 2012.

A utility box painted with Daruma on a utility box in San Jose’s Japantown (4th & Jackson St). Daruma… 59 more words


Neighbors Protest Proposed Zen Garden In San Francisco's Japantown

SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) Neighbors on Cottage Row in San Francisco’s Japantown are digging in their heels, protesting a proposed rock garden.

The Zen garden would take up about 25 feet on the Sutter Street side of Cottage Row. 388 more words