Tokigawa Peach Blossom Festival

The 20th annual Peach Blossom Festival Tokigawa has been cancelled for 2020 due to Covid-19.  2019 information: April 7th 2019 from 10 am to 2.30 pm at Hachimangu Shrine in the Peach Blossom village. Every year, we are absolutely spoiled for choice this first weekend of April for spring andRead More →

Peach Blossoms Yoshida

This time of year the hype is all about the cherry blossoms. However, there are some other blooming trees that are equally stunning and colourful. I personally love peach blossoms and their bright pink petals. We planned a weekend away to Chichibu to view the stunning peach blossoms of theRead More →

Ouchizawa Peach Blossoms, Higashichichibu, Saitama I am trying a new section on the blog to showcase beautiful areas of Saitama, that I just haven’t had and won’t have the time to visit in the near future. One of the places at the top of my “must visit at the end ofRead More →