new sunpia hotel pools image from the official resort

The summer pools at New Sunpia Hotel and Resort in Ogose are one of the most popular in all of the prefecture. Despite being much smaller and more expensive than the municipal aqua parks such as Kawagoe and Saitama Aqua Park, it is not uncommon for people to line upRead More →

Ogose Plum Blossom Festival

Ogose Plum Blossom Festival – The Ogose Bairin Plum Tree Festival in Ogose Town, Saitama is considered one of the three big plum blossom festivals in the Kanto region. The 2021 festival dates have been confirmed as from February 13th to March 21st. Early March is generally considered the best timeRead More →

O park Ogose Satoyama Sky Lantern Night

The O park Bio Resort and Hotel have a sky lantern event for the month of December. The full name of the event is “Satoyama Sky Lantern Night”. However, it is only on Friday, Saturday and Sunday nights. And please note that there is a charge of 2000 yen perRead More →

river play Ogose

A Little known river play spot, where you can also barbecue, along the Oppe River at Daima Nozon Hiroba in Ogose. River play / BBQ Ogose Given the year that’s in it, we’ve been spending a lot of our time “off the beaten path”. On our spring adventures this yearRead More →