Soka Children's Spring Festival

The Children’s Spring Festival in Soka is very popular with locals. Even during the pandemic many families participated. There are a multitude of individual events on for children at the festival. Unfortunately, the city have opted to put nothing but the date on the official city website. Quite different toRead More →

Kasukabe Wisteria Festival 2023 poster

Kasukabe City is probably best known as being the home of the fictional anime character Crayon Shinchan. However, wisteria lovers will also know it to be the home of the famous wisteria of Ushijima (Tokaen). Apart from Tokaen though, Kasukabe has a wisteria street “Kasukabe Fuji Doori”, where they haveRead More →