Tag: free but fun

Stunning leaves at Monomiyama Park

Stunning Monomiyama Park | Higashimatsuyama

Monomiyama Park, Higashimatsuyama – Every year I embrace the month of November. There is a multitude of incentives to get out and about in the crisp fresh air and sunshine,… Read more »

Shoboji's Legendary Gingko Tree

Shoboji’s Legendary Gingko Tree | Higashimatsuyama

Shoboji’s Legendary Gingko Tree at Shoboji Temple, Iwadono, Higashimatsuyama ( previously Hatoyama) Previously I wrote about a summer drive we took in the Hatoyama and Higashimatsuyama area where I saw the… Read more »

A fun and educational summer drive | Higashimatsuyama Hatoyama

This morning after a sudden change of plans, I decided it was time we check out one place on the summer wishlist: the JAXA earth observation centre. As we departed… Read more »

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Fireworks and Festivals In Saitama August 6th 2016

This weekend we are once again spoiled for choice with the quantity and variety of festivals and fireworks being held in various locations in Saitama. Here is a small sample of the… Read more »

Award Winning, Intangible Asset “Suneori Amagoi”, Rain Praying Festival | TSURUGASHIMA

The Suneori Amagoi Rain Praying Festival, which started in 1781, has been awarded a number of cultural and festival accolades. The awards include the prestigious and coveted city designated intangible… Read more »