Forest and Lake and Fireworks – Metsa Fireworks 2020 in Metsa, Hanno, Saitama. The featured image is from the official Metsa website. Metsa Fireworks 2020 Forest and Lake and Fireworks Metsa is located by the Miyazawa lake which is one of Saitama’s scenic Autumn leaf viewing locations. We timed it
Hanno Green Carnival at Metsa – a music and culture festival with live performances, workshops, food and activities. In previous years this festival was held at Tove Jansson Akebono Children’s Forest formerly known as Moomin Valley. This is the first year its in the Finnish / Nordic living inspired Metsa.
Moominvalley Park Harvest 2020 in Metsa, Hanno, Saitama. The featured image above is from the official Moomin Japan website. Moominvalley Park Harvest 2020 From Umbrella Sky to Balloon Sky! The Umbrella sky at Metsa needs little introduction. Despite being only two years old and held in summer only, it enjoys
Metsä Village – Metsa Village opened in Hanno City in Saitama Prefecture on November 9th 2018. Metsa Village is the free part of the larger “Metsa”, a Finnish leisure park around Miyazawa lake. The charged area is a Moomin theme park Moominvalley Park. The resort encompasses relaxation, activities, shopping and
Moominvalley Park will reopen for business on Thursday June 4th. Moominvalley park is a Moomin themed park within a larger Nordic living themed park called Metsa. The village within Metsa is free to enter, but you pay into Moominvalley Park (information below). Attractions within the Moomin themed park that have
Metsa Village Christmas in 2019 ~ Until this year the Cocoon City / Saitama Shintoshin area was the epitome of a quasi-“western” Christmas in Saitama. Having the largest Christmas market, Christmas events and Christmas tree, and one of the largest winter illumination displays, since Saitama started celebrating Christmas in a
I’ve been itching to share our adventures at Moomin Valley Park. Yesterday was a precursor with information about the Umbrella Sky Project. Today, a teaser with information about just one attraction – the Kokemus Exhibition Facility. Moomin Valley Park (in Metsa) Moomin Valley Park is the part you pay into