Found in Saitama, Kinchakuda Manjushage Park is home to a 5 million spider lilies. Known as higanbana in Japanese, these flower around the autumn equinox.
Found just to the north of Tokyo in Saitama Prefecture, Omiya’s Musashi Ichinomiya Hikawa Shrine is an often overlooked hidden gem.
This lengthy article recounts an incredible whirlwind trip that I took across Greater Tokyo with four other content creators in 2019.
Found up in the middle of nowhere in Saitama, the so-called Hundred Caves of Yoshimi have often been referred to as "Japan's Cappadocia."
Found in the mountains of Chichibu, Mitsumine Shrine is an ancient sanctuary that pays homage to the now-extinct Japanese wolves of yesteryear.
This primer will tell you all you need to know about Saitama Prefecture’s rural Chichibu. The area makes for a great day trip from Tokyo.
Saitama Prefecture's Kawagoe Festival is an epic celebration that honors the town's historical legacy as a merchant supplier to Japan's capital.
The Kita-in temple complex in Kawagoe belies a hidden secret. It was essentially constructed out of the former pieces of the former Edo Castle.
Found less than an hour north of central Tokyo in Saitama, Kawagoe is home to a number of historic warehouses from the Edo period (1603-1868).