Monday, September 16, 2019

Ultimate Map of Fall Foliage Destinations in Japan : Saitama Prefecture (3)

Japan Map of Fall Foliage Kanto Saitama 25 Lake Kamakita (鎌北湖) in Iruma - Moroyama A photo posted by ? Kaku ? (@kakukatsu4184) on Dec 1, 2015 at 12:32pm PST //platform.instagram.com/en_US/embeds.js [googlemaps https://www.google.com/maps/embed?pb=!1m18!1m12!1m3!1d3231.246307803842!2d139.28939421580552!3d35.91647068014007!2m3!1f0!2f0!3f0!3m2!1i1024!2i768!4f13.1!3m3!1m2!1s0x60192949b27d3c7b%3A0xabfc2e5e20cd97c5!2z6Y6M5YyX5rmW!5e0!3m2!1sen!2sjp!4v1476756568898&w=100%&h=100%] First colors: Beginning of November Color...

Ultimate Map of Fall Foliage Destinations in Japan : Saitama Prefecture (4)

Japan Map of Fall Foliage Kanto Saitama 27 Mount Tenran (天覧山) in Hanno [googlemaps https://www.google.com/maps/embed?pb=!1m0!3m2!1sen!2sjp!4v1476778590884!6m8!1m7!1sF%3A-0A7XxdSC5sA%2FUvbzK956OsI%2FAAAAAAAANtE%2FOSUrkMOPzY8jhFFtXaDtAr9xbE1u71kow!2m2!1d35.862335!2d139.3084565!3f352.16977651586853!4f9.924586679588003!5f0.7820865974627469&w=100%&h=100%] [googlemaps https://www.google.com/maps/embed?pb=!1m18!1m12!1m3!1d25867.733084431686!2d139.2909007346252!3d35.862079879749096!2m3!1f0!2f0!3f0!3m2!1i1024!2i768!4f13.1!3m3!1m2!1s0x60192623e6d3efa5%3A0xbd188a17f10780fe!2sTenranzan!5e0!3m2!1sen!2sjp!4v1476756677647&w=100%&h=100%] First colors: Middle of November Color Peak: End of November Recommended Spots: Mountaintop, Juroku Rakan Access: 40min walk from Hanno Station (Seibu Ikebukuro...

Ultimate Map of Fall Foliage Destinations in Japan : Kanto

Japan Map of Fall Foliage Kanto Kanto is located on Japan’s Honshu island and consists of seven prefectures: Gunma, Tochigi, Ibaraki, Saitama, Tokyo, Chiba, and Kanagawa. As the most densely populated area in Japan,...

Japan’s 8 Best-Preserved Castle Towns

Original surviving Japanese castles are a rarity. Only a dozen retain their original keeps, though there are many more that lie in ruins or have been reconstructed. Beyond the castles, however, many historic castle...

A Day Trip from Tokyo: Chichibu

Speaking of tourist destinations on the Seibu Railway network, Chichibu and Kawagoe are by far the most well known. In particular, Chichibu has been gaining popularity in recent years on the back of traditional...

August 2016 Fireworks Festivals Schedule – In & Around Tokyo

Here comes the second part of our Fireworks Festivals Schedule! All big Events In & Around Tokyo for August are featured in this article.  Get your Yukata ready! Tokyo The 34th Koto Fireworks Festival Date: August 1st...

Wind Chime Festival : Enmusubi Furin

A fairly new festival in Japan, Enmusubi Furin has proven to be very popular and is refreshing newcomer amidst all the loud and busy Japanese summer festivals. The festival is held at the Kawagoe...

July 2016 Fireworks Festivals Schedule – In & Around Tokyo

Summer means Hanabi Matsuri (花火祭り) season in Japan, and refers to great Fireworks Festivals held throughout the country. During the hot and humid summer, the festivals lighten up the mood and provide a sparkling...

Chichibu Soul Food & Shrine Tour

Just 90 minutes by train from Tokyo lies the bucolic town of Chichibu, that with its abundant nature consisting of mountains and rivers, makes for a pleasant day trip to escape the hustle and...

Meisen – The Funky Kimono

The "Meisen" style silk kimono was the most popular garment during the 1920's and 1930's when people still wore kimono daily. It is very different from all the other kimonos which always had a...