Best of Saitama: the sprawling lush Musashi Kyuryo National Government Park, aka Shinrin Park: Musashi Kyuryo National Government Park West Gate Central Gate North Gate South Gate The Playgrounds of Shinrin Park Adventure Playground Musashi kids dome Giant Ball Area Ponpoko Mountain (Water play areas are included in seasonal attractions
Water play Tokyo, Kanagawa, Chiba and Saitama: My latest contribution to the KA Japan website; kajapan.org. A round of parks where the kidlets can play with water in the Greater Tokyo Area, which includes Tokyo, Kanagawa, Chiba and Saitama. via Parks with Water Play in the Greater Tokyo Area | K-A
Saitama Museum of Rivers is located in Yorii town. It is home to the largest water mill in Japan. It has a number of facilities available under the general admission price including their main educational hall where children can learn about rivers in general as well as river dams, transport, trivia,
Water Play in Saitama Prefecture (Japan) in the Greater Tokyo area (Kanto Plain) in 2020. Information for the paddling pools, splash pads, river play, wading rivers and wading streams in Saitama. Pool information can be found here. Water play Saitama Paddling or splash pools are a great way to cool
Cherry blossom festival, Kitain Temple, Kawagoe City, Saitama, Japan 2020. Kitain is a stunning Buddhist temple with pagoda in the tourist city of Kawagoe – a popular day trip destination from Tokyo. There are two main ways you can celebrate the blooming of cherry blossoms in Japan; hanami, which involves picnicking
Today is White Day in Japan; Valentine’s day for girls. My daughters got a really lovely present with a REALLY unfortunate name. These delightful character chocolates and macaroons come to you from the Royal Gastro Club. Where I’m from gastro is short for gastroenteritis, which is basically the stomach flu!
We’ve been hanging out in Shiroyama park quite a lot recently. Thanks to the Family Walker magazine featuring the new piece of playground equipment (pictured) and suggesting it as a hanami location. We had visited a few times in the past, but it didn’t make an impression. It does now. The timing was convenient, too.