Kabukicho is known as one of the biggest entertainment districts in Tokyo. Its symbol is the arch at the entrance of Ichibangai. The mainly red-colored arch stands bold and flamboyant as if to symbolize the lively scene of Kabukicho. To perfectly capture this famous view, take a photo slightly farther away from the arch rather than standing just underneath.
Kabukicho Ichibangai Arch
The big LOVE sculpture at Shinjuku I-Land is a well-known symbol of the neighborhood, standing in Nishi-Shinjuku. It was made by the American artist Robert Indiana. Some say that your love will be requited if you can pass between the "V" and "E" without touching the sculpture. Why not try it for yourself after getting your perfect shot of LOVE?
Shinjuku I Land Tower LOVE Object
The observation decks in the Tokyo Metropolitan Government Building in Nishi-Shinjuku are without any admission fee but this isn't the only reason why they're so popular. Located 202 meters above ground, the place offers clear views of Mt. Fuji on a sunny day. It is open at night until 11:00 p.m. so this is really an ideal spot to take pictures of the night view as seen from Shinjuku. Last entrance is at 10:30 p.m.
*This information is from the time of this article's publication.