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  Tokyo   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Tokyo is the central place of politics, economy, culture and academics in Japan as well as the home of the Japanese emperor and the seat of the national government, as well as a major business and financial centre for all of East Asia.
Tokyo literally means "eastern capital" in Japanese, a meaning in opposition to an old capital to the west, Kyoto, which was renamed "Saikyo", meaning "western capital", for a brief period of time.
Tokyo's re-emergence from wartime trauma was complete at the 1964 Summer Olympics, which publicized the city on an international stage and brought global attention to the "economic miracle".
www.bidprobe.com /en/wikipedia/t/to/tokyo.html   (1217 words)

  
 Chofu, Tokyo - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Chofu has significance to American expatriates because it is home to the American School in Japan, a K-12 institution attended by many American and international children.
Chofu is also home to Chofu Airport, which handles general aviation traffic and some flights to the islands south of Tokyo.
Chofu can be accessed from central Tokyo by the Keio Line at Tobitakyu Station (closest to the stadium and airport), Chofu Station (closest to the town center).
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Chofu   (201 words)

  
 Tokyo biography .ms   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Although it generally resembles a prefecture, the Tokyo Metropolitan Government also offers partial city government functions to the 23 special wards included in the heart of Tokyo, with a combined population of 8,134,688 and an area of 621.3 km²;.
The construction boom of the bubble years was one of the greatest in world history (as judged by the level of building expenditures in relation to the size of the economy), leading Tokyo to have an enormously more modern capital stock of buildings than similar metropolises such as London and New York City.
Tokyo is home to an enormous number of companies in many sectors of the national and world economy.
tokyo.biography.ms   (1317 words)

  
 AllRefer.com - Chofu, Japan (Japanese Political Geography) - Encyclopedia
197,677), Tokyo Metropolis, E central Honshu, Japan, on the Tuma River.
A residential suburb of Tokyo, Chofu produces electrical equipment, machinery, and food.
The city has a racetrack and an amusement park, as well as the Jindai Temple, which was built in 733.
reference.allrefer.com /encyclopedia/C/Chofu.html   (138 words)

  
 The Hosei   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Tokyo Big 6 is sort of like the big 12, only japanese and more intense.
Before I even got to where we were supposed to meet Mika, she emailed me saying that a train got in a wreck so we would have to find the stadium ourself because she would be very late.
Kamakura is south of Yokohama (which is south of Tokyo) and is a place with lots of temples and shrines and stuff.
thehosei.blogspot.com   (6402 words)

  
 Chofu, Tokyo -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Chōfu (調布市; -shi) is a (A large and densely populated urban area; may include several independent administrative districts) city located in (The capital and largest city of Japan; the economic and cultural center of Japan) Tokyo, (A constitutional monarchy occupying the Japanese Archipelago; a world leader in electronics and automobile manufacture and ship building) Japan.
Chofu is home to (Click link for more info and facts about Chofu Airport) Chofu Airport.
Ajinomoto Stadium (formerly Tokyo Stadium) in Chofu hosts (A football game in which two teams of 11 players try to kick or head a ball into the opponents' goal) soccer games for two (Click link for more info and facts about J. League) J.
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/c/ch/chofu,_tokyo.htm   (242 words)

  
 Football Stadiums in Japan: Ajinomoto Soccer Stadium
Tokyo Soccer Stadium is the largest facility in Japan that did NOT host a World Cup match.
Although many have questioned the reasoning behind the decision to host a World Cup, yet not hold a single match in the capital city, there are both pros and cons to using this stadium.
Impersonal as it might be, Tokyo Soccer Stadium is certainly an impressive place to take in a match.
www.wldcup.com /Asia/stadia/tokyo.html   (362 words)

  
 Chofu, Tokyo - TheBestLinks.com - April 1, Japan, Population, 1955, ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Chofu, Tokyo - TheBestLinks.com - April 1, Japan, Population, 1955,...
Chofu, Chofu, Tokyo, April 1, Japan, Population, Tokyo, 1955, 2003, Square...
As of 2003, the city has an estimated population of 210,428 and the density of 9,773.71 persons per kmandsup2.
www.thebestlinks.com /Chofu.html   (106 words)

  
 Tokyo/Chofu - Wikitravel
Chōfu (調布) is a western suburb of Tokyo, and the main draws are Jindaiji Temple and Jindai Botanical gardens.
This temple of the Tendai sect, constructed in 733, is nearly the oldest in the Tokyo area, second only to Sensoji in Asakusa.
Chofu Creston Hotel 1-38-1 Kojimacho (on the 8F of Parco, north of the station) 0424-89-5000, fax 0424-89-5043 [2] (http://www.crestonhotel.co.jp/).
wikitravel.org /en/Tokyo/Chofu   (695 words)

  
 Tokyo Information   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
There is no Tokyo Citycity named "Tokyo." Tokyo is actually designated as a "metropolis" (都 -to), similar to a prefecture (県 -ken), consisting of 23 special wards (区; -ku), 26 cities (市; -shi), 5 towns (町 -cho or machi), and 8 villages (村 -son or mura) each having a local government.
Tokyo is located to the northwest of Tokyo Bay, about 90 km east to west and 25 km north to south.
Tokyo is also part of the Greater Tokyo Area, which includes the surrounding prefectures of Kanagawa prefectureKanagawa, Saitama prefectureSaitama and Chiba prefectureChiba.
www.echostatic.com /Tokyo.html   (2840 words)

  
 Tokyo   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Tokyo is also part of the Greater Tokyo Area, which consists of Tokyo itself and the surrounding prefectures of Kanagawa prefectureKanagawa, Saitama prefectureSaitama and Chiba prefectureChiba/.
Tokyo was initially constructed in 1457; the city was known as Edo (江戸, sometimes spelled in European languages as "Yedo").
The urban core of Tokyo is unusual in that it has far fewer skyscrapers than other cities of its size, mostly due to earthquake construction codes; rather, it mostly consists of low-rise apartments of six to ten floors and densely-packed family homes.
www.infothis.com /find/Tokyo   (3322 words)

  
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Tokyo Tower typify the contrasts between the ancient and the hyper-modern that define the world's largest megalopolis: Tokyo.
Tokyo is also part of the Greater Tokyo Area, which consists of Tokyo itself and the surrounding prefectures of Kanagawa,
Tokyo truly comes alive by night, when crucial business deals are sealed in izakaya bars over glasses of sake.
en-cyclopedia.com /wiki/Tokyo   (1429 words)

  
 Directory - Regional: Asia: Japan: Prefectures: Tokyo: Education   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
The British School in Tokyo  · cached · Offers a British curriculum for girls and boys from 3 to 13 years of age.
Tokyo School of the Japanese Language  · cached · Accredited (#5021) school in Tokyo (Shibuya).
Tokyo Metropolitan Children's Hall  · Organizes events and activities for children in Tokyo.
www.incywincy.com /default?p=961073   (1027 words)

  
 Directory - Reference: Education: International: International Schools: Asia: Japan   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
The British School in Tokyo  · cached · The British School in Tokyo offers a UK curriculum for girls and boys from 3 to 13 years of age.
Tokyo YMCA  · cached · International school from preschool to 6th grade in Koto-ku.
Unida International School  · cached · Located in Tokyo, this small school aims to create a caring and warm atmosphere in which each child can develop new ideas and express themselves through action, learning, and creativity.
www.incywincy.com /default?p=25129   (873 words)

  
 TOKYO VERDY 1969 FACTS AND INFORMATION   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Tokyo Verdy 1969 (東京ヴェルディ1969) is a football team which plays Japan's J._League.
The home stadium is Ajinomoto Stadium (Chofu, Tokyo) with a capacity of 50,000.
The team changed its hometown to Chofu from Kawasaki, Kanagawa in 2001.
www.witwib.com /Tokyo_Verdy_1969   (155 words)

  
 Tokyo Metropolitan Park Association : parks in Tokyo Metropolitan :   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
It used to be a nursery for street tree in Tokyo.
The gymnasium of this park was used for the second gymnastic hall of Tokyo Olympics, where the competitions of wrestling, volleyball, and so on, was performed.
After the Olympics, the gymnastic hall was opened for publics and became the athletic park, which was in harmony with plants and various athletic facilities.
www.tokyo-park.or.jp /english/park_detail1.html   (1097 words)

  
 Reference Education International International Schools Asia Japan   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
The British School in Tokyo - The British School in Tokyo offers a UK curriculum for girls and boys from 3 to 13 years of age.
Rivendale Montessori School Tokyo - Children of all nationalities are welcome, for ages 18 months through 9 years old.
Tokyo YMCA - International school from preschool to 6th grade in Koto-ku.
www.iper1.com /iper1-odp/scat/id/Reference/Education/International/International_Schools/Asia/Japan   (968 words)

  
 Kyodo World News Service: J-League club Verdy looking to move to Tokyo address@ HighBeam Research   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
KAWASAKI, Japan, Oct. 15 (Kyodo) -- J-League first-division club Verdy Kawasaki is looking to move to Tokyo before the 2002 World Cup in order to boost revenues, it was revealed Friday.
Verdy officials want to move the club to Tokyo Stadium -- a new ground currently under construction in Chofu, western Tokyo -- due to falling attendance at Kawasaki's home Todoroki stadium in Kanagawa Prefecture.
Tokyo Stadium is due to be completed in 2001.
www.highbeam.com /library/doc0.asp?DOCID=1P1:23736400&refid=ip_encyclopedia_hf   (200 words)

  
 Articles - F.C. Tokyo   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Its hometown is Tokyo perfecture and uses Ajinomoto Stadium as its home ground.
Its practice grounds are Sarue Ground in Koto, Tokyo and Kodaira Ground in Kodaira, Tokyo.
In August of the same year, it held a friendly match against one of the greatest football clubs, Real Madrid losing three–nil but gaining valuable experiences both on and off the field for what it takes to be a great football club.
www.gaple.com /articles/FC_Tokyo   (577 words)

  
 2003 Japan National Little League® Tournament Results
June 2002: Eleven-year-old Yuutaro Tanaka homered and pitched solidly in relief as Musashi Fuchu rallied from a 4-0 first inning deficit to down Chofu 8-4 in the final stage of the All-Tokyo tournament and advance to the All-Japan tournament as the Tokyo runner-up.
Tanaka's efforts returned his team to the All-Japan tournament, this time as the prohibitive favorite, while Chofu later won a three-team playoff to claim the second Tokyo slot in the All-Japan tournament.
Chofu wasn't the only league to feel the sting of Musashi Fuchu's efforts at the 37th annual All-Japan tournament.
www.unpage.org /japan/jn-2003.htm   (1106 words)

  
 Directory - Regional: Asia: Japan: Prefectures: Tokyo: Society and Culture: Religion   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Tokyo Baptist Church  · cached · Baptist Church for international expats, located in Shibuya-ku.
Tokyo Horizon Chapel  · cached · Located in Machida City, Tokyo.
Tokyo Quakers Monthly Meeting - Religious Society of Friends  · Holds Quaker meetings every Sunday and a bilingual study group every other Sunday at the Tokyo Meeting House in Minato-ku.
www.incywincy.com /default?p=1246770   (263 words)

  
 Kyodo World News Service: 6.5 million yen cash left in Tokyo garbage dump@ HighBeam Research   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
TOKYO, Aug. 23 (Kyodo) -- Police said Wednesday 6.5 million yen in cash was found discarded earlier this month at an illegal garbage dump in the city of Chofu on the western outskirts of Tokyo.
Chofu police said the cash, packed inside a bag, was found by a city garbage collector in a residential area in Kikunodai in the morning of Aug. 3 while collecting garbage in the area.
Police said the site was not a designated garbage collection area and local authorities sent a team...
www.highbeam.com /library/doc0.asp?DOCID=1P1:31026367&refid=ip_encyclopedia_hf   (201 words)

  
 Tokyo International Schools
K. International School Tokyo strives to deliver a well-balanced international curriculum which is sensitive to the cultural beliefs of our host country while encouraging students to think beyond the boundaries of any one country or of any one belief system.
After working in the international education field in Tokyo for more than 5 years, the founders felt there was a need for an alternative school for children who did not enjoy a larger classroom environment or who did not succeed in the mainstream international schools available to them.
Their new campus was previously a public Japanese school and has a full range of facilities including two large playgrounds, swimming pool, tennis court, small running track, fully-equipped gym with a performance stage, large library, music room, art room, kiln, science room and enough space to grow.
www.moveandstay.com /tokyo/guide_international_schools.asp   (749 words)

  
 Enaris : International : International Schools : Asia : Japan
The British School in Tokyo offers a UK curriculum for girls and boys from 3 to 13 years of age.
International kindergarten and preschool located in Setagaya-ku, Tokyo, for children from 15 months to 6 years of age.
Located in Tokyo, this small school aims to create a caring and warm atmosphere in which each child can develop new ideas and express themselves through action, learning, and creativity.
enaris.com /index.php?c=International/International_Schools/Asia/Japan   (644 words)

  
 Japan, Tokyo: American School in Japan
The American School in Japan is a private, coeducational day school, serving students from age 3 to grade 12 on two campuses: the Early Learning Center (Nursery-Prekindergarten-Kindergarten) in Roppongi and the Chofu campus in western Tokyo (kindergarten-grade 12).
Facilities: The Chofu campus (kindergarten-grade through 12) features libraries, fine arts facilities, video studios, laboratories, 800+ computers with internet access for student use, choral and instrumental music rooms, and auditorium, three gymnasiums, a swimming pool, tennis courts, and playgrounds/sports fields.
Optional bus service to/from central Tokyo and the Chofu campus is available, with an average transit time of 50 minutes.
www.state.gov /m/a/os/1360.htm   (438 words)

  
 Panorama TOKYO
There is another scenery of Tokyo you have never known.
Presented here are my panoramas of Tokyo Cityscapes, shot with the German panoramic camera NOBLEX 135(*1) using the unique mechanism of rotating lens.
Each picture of these panoramas on Panorama TOKYO pages has 130 degrees of the horizontal picture angle.
www.t3.rim.or.jp /~kuri/panorama/tokyo.html   (212 words)

  
 Bookstores in Tokyo Suburbs, Yokohama and Kawasaki   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Last Change: 10 May 2005 Note: the Tokyo area comes in four files: (1) Jimbocho and Hongo (2) Central Tokyo (inside Yamanote Line, excluding (1)) (3) Western Tokyo Suburbs, Saitama, Kawasaki and Yokohama (this file) (4) Eastern Tokyo Suburbs and Tsukuba A common subject index is on the end of the Central Tokyo file.
Minazuki Shobo (3-6-20 Higashi-Nakano, Nakano-ku, Tokyo 164_0003; Northwest of JR Higashi-Nakano Station, in Ginza-dori Arcade.
"Tokyo University of Foreign Studies (Tokyo Gaikokugo Daigaku) Library is open to the general public.
www.geocities.com /Athens/4824/jp-hama.htm   (5408 words)

  
 Tokyo - Information, Maps, Facts, What to do, Links, and much more.
Tokyo - Information, Maps, Facts, What to do, Links, and much more.
Although it generally resembles a prefecture, the Tokyo Metropolitan Government also offers partial city government functions to the 23 special wards included in the heart of Tokyo, with a combined population of 8,134,688 and an area of 621.3 km².
According to the Population Census in 2000, Tokyo has a population of 12,064,101 and area of 2186.9 km².
www.forwardingsite.com /places/tokyo.html   (1203 words)

  
 Regional Asia Japan Prefectures Tokyo Education
The British School in Tokyo - Offers a British curriculum for girls and boys from 3 to 13 years of age.
Tokyo Metropolitan Children's Hall - Organizes events and activities for children in Tokyo.
Tokyo School of the Japanese Language - Accredited (#5021) school in Tokyo (Shibuya).
www.offersonly.com /directory/Regional-Asia-Japan-Prefectures-Tokyo-Education.html   (1098 words)

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