Tag: spring in saitama

Happy Spring Park @ Shinrin Park | NAMEGAWA

Happy Spring Park –  Shinrin Park is Saitama’s largest and arguably best park. However, it is also one of the few that charge you to enter. Most of their activities cost extra too. It was Japan’s first national park, constructed as part of a Meiji centennial project. It’s official name is Musashi Kyuryo National Government Park. Their festivals are amazing. We […]

Plum Blossoms at Shinrin Park | NAMEGAWA

Mini Post – Plum Blossoms Shinrin Park The plum blossoms are currently blooming at Shinrin Park in Namegawa. They are not quite 100% yet, but they still look very picturesque.  It is speculated they will be in full bloom over the coming week. There is currently (March 4th 2018) some Wintersweet still in bloom and in a handful of areas […]