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Culture in Saitama

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Kumagaya

Kumagaya

Japan Travel

Surrounded by mountains, bordered by rivers and blessed with space, Kumagaya (熊谷市, Kumagaya-shi) is a hidden jewel of Japa...

Saitama
Rugby Rice Field Art

Rugby Rice Field Art

Lynda Hogan

Guinness World Record holding rice field art closest to both Tokyo and a rugby world cup stadium. In honor of the Rugby World...

Saitama
Tokaen Wisteria Garden 8

Tokaen Wisteria Garden

Elizabeth S

Tokaen in Kasukabe City is renowned for ancient wisteria said to be planted by Buddhist sage Kobo Daishi.1000 year old vines ...

Saitama
400 Year Old Sakura 6

400 Year Old Sakura

Sherilyn Siy

At the Koma Shrine in Hidaka City, Saitama Prefecture, a weeping variety of cherry blossom about 25 meters tall and believed ...

Saitama
Exploring Kawagoe

Exploring Kawagoe

Jianne Soriano

Kawagoe offers distinctive architecture and a trip down memory lane. Stroll its streets and soak in this slip back to the Edo...

Saitama