Chichibu Shrine

5 Real-Life Shrines in Japan That Appeared in Anime

When planning a trip to Japan, there are of course numerous places that you can visit. To narrow down your choices, you should probable plan the trip according to your interests. For anime enthusiasts, an anime pilgrimage is in order! Of course, this means shopping for anime stuff, but also visiting real life locations in…

5 Interesting Things to Do in Chichibu City, Saitama Just an Hour Away From Tokyo

About an hour away via train to the north of Tokyo is Saitama Prefecture. In this prefecture lies Chichibu, a city amidst the beauty of nature. The lush mountains that surround the town contribute to its peaceful and relaxing atmosphere. It was only recently that Chichibu started to actively promote itself as a tourist destination.…

Experience a December Night Festival in Saitama!

If you want something to keep you occupied on a cold winter night, then you should visit the Chichibu Shrine to see a slice of ancient Japanese cultural heritage. Go and visit the Saitama Night festival! History of The Chichibu Shrine The Saitama prefecture is located just north of Tokyo City, and is a part…