Saitama Metropolis is only a stone’s throw away for these travelling to Kumagaya for the Rugby World Cup this yr, and it is an important vacation spot for sports activities fanatics trying to discover a neighborhood, welcoming metropolis, one which loves sports activities as a lot as they do.
Saitama Metropolis is simply 25 minutes touring from Tokyo by practice.
To higher perceive the tradition, guests can head to the Omiya Bonsai Artwork Museum. Right here, guests will be taught all concerning the conventional Japanese artwork of utilizing cultivation methods to craft shrubs into stunning, miniature timber. There are some ideas when visiting round most others museums in Tokyo and Saitama are closed on Mondays, so it is a incredible choice which guests can deepen understanding of Japan when do not have a number of days free. Plus, each Monday the museum provides a free English-speaking information.
If guests are a loyal green-thumb trying to additional information on this conventional art-form, the bonsai class is an efficient selection. Guests can rent a free yukata (conventional Japanese gown) to achieve deeper cultural immersion.
Saitama Metropolis additionally has a great deal of must-see locations for sports activities lovers. Many vital competitions shall be held in right here the 2020 Olympic Video games Saitama Tremendous Area will maintain all Olympic basketball matches for Tokyo 2020, whereas Saitama Stadium 2002 will maintain all Olympic soccer matches. This metropolis loves soccer. It is one of many solely cities in Japan with two J.League groups the Urawa Purple Diamonds and the Omiya Ardijya.
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