Date: February 25th(Sat) and 26th(Sun) 2017
Location: Kichijoji, Tokyo
Date: February 26th (Sun) 2017
Location: Central Tokyo within 23 wards
Jonquil (Suisen), the winter flower is now in bloom at Shimoda
Jonquil (Suisen) Festival is held at Tsumekizaki in Shimoda, Southern Izu. The festival ends on Feb 10.
Attractions in Southern Izu (Minami Izu)
Edo-Tokyo Open Air Architectural Museum
The Edo-Tokyo Open Air Architectural Museum is located in Koganei city, Tokyo, about 18 minutes away by train from Shinjuku.
Edo-Tokyo Open Air Architectural Museum at Koganei Park
Shishimai Dance Performances at Rikyugien Garden
To celebrate the new year 2017, Shishimai Dance is performed at Rikugien Garden.
(Admission fee for the garden is 300 JPY /adult)
Rikugien Garden in Tokyo
Ota-ku ward is the home of Haneda International Airport. If you' are looking for something a little more off-the-beaten path, stopping over at Ota-ku will not be just for accommodation but also for exploring attractions of Tokyo.
Fukagawa-fudo Temple, located in Fukagawa town, is a popular place for Hatsumode which is a tradition of vising a temple/shrine during the New Year. Fukaga-fudo
Temple is about 15 minutes away on foot from Kiyosumi-teien Garden.
Fukagawa Town in Tokyo
Toden Arakawa-sen(line) is a streetcar system served between the historic neighborhoods Waseda and Minowa in the northern area of Central Tokyo. There are various attractions along the tramline, such as Japanese gardens, temples and old shopping streets.
Oeshiki Festival at Kishibojin Temple
October 16th(Sun) - 18(Tue) 2016
Narita City is known for Naritasan Shinshoji Temple, the must-visit sightseeing spot in Japan. From Narita International Airport Station to Narita Station, the closest station to Narita Shinshoji Temple, it takes only 10 minutes by train.
Being easily accessible from Tokyo, abounding with hot spring springs, beaches, and fresh seafood, Izu is widely known as one of the most popular resort areas among people living in Tokyo. Izu often appears in travel guide books as a hot spring resort for weekend breaks, but it is only one side of Izu, characterized by featuring a few towns there, Atami, Ito or Shuzenji.
Nokogiri-yama, or Mt.Nokogiri is a small mountain located in the southern Boso area 南房総 of Chiba prefecture, next to Tokyo, has somewhat warmer climate and hardly ever snow in winter. Though the southern Boso area is known for good beaches and surfing spots, the area also has nice places to enjoy walking as well as sightseeing, and the Nokogiriyama is one of the must-visit places there.
A number of large outlet malls have opened around Kanto region and many of them are located in a resort area or popular tourist spots.