Neighborhood of Yanaka is less orthogonal road, there are many roads that intersect in complexity. On the other hand, it also features many three-way intersection or dead end.
Furthermore, since there are many hills, If you look back the way you walk through, you may feel like a stranger sight, or get lost without your realizing.
Recommendation in walking of such Yanaka is to walk from end to end along the main street, rather than running around the scattered popular spots blindly. That is the way of enjoying Yanaka walking in which each streets have unique and colorful expression.
So I'll introduce the popular spots in each major streets in this page.