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Located in Tatebayashi City, eastern Gunma Prefecture, Tobu Treasure Garden is a flower park that boasts some 4000 varieties of flowers blooming in the parkland of 80000 square meters. On March 25th, 2017, a seasonal flower garden has opened in the park area and the garden is filled with 80 thousand flowers including Moss Phlox, Nemophila, and Rinaria.
One of the largest music festivals held in Ueno, Tokyo. During the period of this festival, about 150 classical music concerts will be held at the public facilities in Ueno Park, museums, music halls.
During the season of this festival, 350000 of Freesia flowers will colorfully cover the fields on Hachijojima Island. The highlight of this festival is the infiorata held as a part of Tokyo Infiorata Week 2018.
A Kabuk or classical Japanese dance-drama, known for its unique make-up, will be played by amateur actors in Chofu city, Tokyo. Founded in 2001, this Kabuki acting group annually performs at a large theater in Chofu.
The largest Anime exhibition held in Tokyo. You can find all about Anime there.
This local event will be held at the two of Sake breweries with a history of over 300 years. In this event, you will get a chance of joining Sake brewery tours and free Sake tasting. On streets, about 200 stalls will line and sell special local foods, such as Miso paste and pickles. Some Japanese folk music will be performed on the stage there, which is good for families.
Nezu-jinja Shrine Festival
Lies in the west of Greater Tokyo, within easy access from Central Tokyo, Chichibu is a travel destination favored by people who want to do sightseeing and outdoor recreation on the weekend.
Tokyo Metropolitan Teien Art Museum in Shrokane is a former residence of an imperial prince, built in the Art Deco style featured with overall exquisitely crafted interiors.
Located in the southern part of Ibaraki Prefecture, easily accessible from Tokyo area, Mt Tsukuba is a popular hiking spot where people can enjoy attractions including hiking, sightseeing and Onsen bathing.
When it comes to traveling to Izu peninsula, the featured areas as a destination are always the eastern or the central areas, sometimes the western area. Don’t forget the southern area, having many places where you can discover the real charm of Izu.
A bicycle is so a convenient vehicle indeed. It is eco-friendly and helps saving money on train or bus fares. Although there are some hilly towns within the 23 wards of Tokyo, such as Shibuya, Roppongi, Shinjuku (Kagurazaka), Kanda, and Yanaka, most of the 23-ward areas, especially in the eastern areas, are flatland where people can enjoy cycling.
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.