Saitama-ken Travel Guide

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Kawagoe

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Omiya

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Kumagaya

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Miyakojima

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Chichibu

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Urawa

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Hanno

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Fukaya

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Kawagoe

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  • Coedo Brewery's Shiro (白) Beer

    Kawagoe Things to Do

    Coedo brewery is located in Kawagoe, a town also known as "Little Edo" or Co-edo in Japanese. The name stems from the town's historic area that resembles pre-World War II Tokyo, which was then known as Edo.I recently found Coedo Shiro, a witbier or hefeweizen, at a small liquor store near Tachikawa. The name Shiro means "white," which is a good...

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  • Kawagoe Prince Hotel

    Kawagoe Hotels

    22 Shintomicho I Chome

  • Kasuga Sweet Tea House, Kawagoe

    Kawagoe Restaurants

    On the main street in Kawagoe's warehouse district is a shop called 甘味茶房 かすが, which roughly translates to Kasuga Sweet Tea House. The is a small 24-seat restaurant that specializes in desserts.We ducked in for a quick drink and dessert on a hot day in August. We had a few Kawagoe beers, including...

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Omiya

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  • Railway Museum Kids Area

    Omiya Things to Do

    I thought I'd add this to my previous tip, as this outdoor area is great for kids and my 2 year old loved it.I really recommend the Railway Museum for people visiting the greater Tokyo area with small children.

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  • Palace Hotel Omiya

    Omiya Hotels

    1-7-5 Sakuragi-Cho,Saitama-Shi, Saitama-Shi, Omiya

    Satisfaction: Excellent

    Good for: Couples

  • The Railway Museum

    Omiya Things to Do

    Trains are very much part of the fabric of life in Japan, and Japan has a very extensive railway network.It's no surprise then that such a museum exists. In fact it was reopened on this sprawling site several years back.You'll see a variety of trains from different eras, and there is quite a display on the history of the railroad in Japan and...

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Chichibu

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Urawa

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  • 100 Yen shop

    Urawa Shopping

    (last date visited- Aug. 6, 2007)24 items @ 100 yen = 2,520 yen1 item @ 500 yen = 525 yentotal = 3,045 yen----------------------------------------(last date visited - July 7, ,2007)16 items at 100 yen - 1,680 yen6 items at 200 yen - 2,940 yentax - 5% - 140 Yentotal - 2,940 yen

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  • Mets Urawa Hotel

    Urawa Hotels

    1 16 7 Takasago, URAWA, 330 0063, JP

  • cheap supermarket

    Urawa Shopping

    (last date visited - July 22, 2007)nigiri sushi bento - 1,280 yenhamburger - 118 yenhamburger - 118 yencuttlets - 100 yenwater - 100 yennihon runa bikki - 98 yen (last date visited - July 16, 2007)a) yakitori moriawase - 398 yenb) water - 2 @ 100 = 200 yen(last date visited - July 8, 2007)a) sushi bento - 980 yenb) santory lipton tea - 198 yenc)...

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Top Saitama-ken Hotels

Miyakojima Hotels
54 Hotels
Urawa Hotels
5 Reviews - 12 Photos
Tokorozawa Hotels
1 Hotel
Omiya Hotels
7 Reviews - 11 Photos
Kumagaya Hotels
14 Hotels
Kawagoe Hotels
34 Reviews - 145 Photos
Hanno Hotels
8 Hotels
Fukaya Hotels
2 Hotels

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