Category: This week in Saitama

Posts relevant to the current week in Saitama

Shibazakura Chichibu at Hitsujiyama Park in 2020

Shibazakura Chichibu – The renowned Shibazakura or Moss Phlox of Chichibu’s Hitsujiyama Park come into bloom annually in April and last until early May. The 2020 Shibazakura festival has been cancelled… Read more »

Cherry blossom festival Kitain 2020 | KAWAGOE

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… Read more »

Konosu dolls' festival

Konosu Bikkuri Hina Matsuri / Surprising Doll Festival

Konosu Doll Pyramid – The doll festival is celebrated on March 3rd, annually, for girl’s day in Japan.  Each household with young girls display hina dolls from early February for the… Read more »