Life / Living / Hospital Spots in Saitama Area

  • IKEA (IKEA) Shin-Misato
    2 Reviews
    Saitama Misato-shi Shin-Misato LaLa City 2-2-2
    Ikea was first founded over 75 years ago as a small company in the Swedish countryside. Since then they have made a wide variety of products including sofas and wardrobes and have become beloved by numerous fans. They can help propose a number of ideas to help make your spaces more comfortable including gardening, outdoors, kitchen, small space, and hospitality ideas.


  • SRC Sayama Horse Riding Center
    Life / Living / Hospital
    Saitama Pref. Sayamashi Sasai 716
    A horseback riding club located in Sasai, Sayama City. The club keeps around 88 horses. The club offers horseback rides for beginners which provides everything participants need to ride, a three-day course through which participants can gain a Class 5 horseback riding license, horseback rides for children, and more.
  • Toda City Child Center Primrose
    Life / Living / Hospital
    Saitama Pref. Todashi Sasame 2-19-14
    This children's center can be reached by taking a busbound for Kitatoda Station from the Toda Station on the JR Saikyo Line. After disembarking at the Jido Center Iriguchi it is just a 3-minute walk to this center well furnished with athletic type equipment for children. This center, for use by children of ages 0 through 18, is a multi-use facility, such as body movement activities using the athletic course or the trampoline, or developmental activities like toys, videos, and even playing band instruments which can checked-out for practice. With prior reservations the children's halls can be reserved for seminars or dance practice. In order to provide a safe activity center, the usage times are allotted according to age groups. Please check the schedule before visiting.
  • Suharaya Main Store
    Saitama Saitama-shi Urawa-ku Nakacho 2-3-20
    A bookstore offering a wide range of books from all fields with a focus on local books and specialized books. It first opened in 1876 along what was then the old Nakasendo Road and has changed and grown with the neighborhood being well beloved for over 130 years. They hold a wide variety of events including book making classes, publisher anniversary fairs year round, and various seasonal events.
  • DD-Sky Park Paragliding School
    Life / Living / Hospital
    Saitama Pref. Hikiguntokigawamachi Ono The match 1251-18
    A paragliding school located in Ono Shobudaira, Tokigawa Town, Hiki County. The school offers a fully-fledged licensing course, half-day take off course, flight course during which participants fly up to five meters off the ground, and a tandem paragliding course in which participants ride together with an instructor. Customers can also enjoy Japanese-style barbecue here for lunch. In addition, the school offers free pick up and drop off from Kawagoe Station and other nearby stations (reservations must be made at least three days in advance; only available for designated courses).
    Saitama Pref. Irumashi Azumachou 1-6-9 J Flats E102
    Plot Bricbloc is an interior decorating shop that sells interior furnishings from both Japanese and foreign designers as well as goods such as furniture, lighting, and kitchen utensils. The wide range of merchandise suggests new ideas for living a comfortable life, and customers encounter delightful surprises and discoveries whenever they set foot in the shop.
  • JAXA Earth Observation Center
    Life / Living / Hospital
    Saitama Hiki-gun Hatoyamamachi
  • Saitama City Bonsai Shiki no Ie
    Life / Living / Hospital
    Saitama Saitama-shi Kita-ku Bonsaicho 267-1
    This spot, surrounded by bonsai gardens, is the perfect place for those visiting the bonsai gardens or walking the Shiki-no-Michi (Four Seasons Road) to relax. There's a Japanese style room perfect for tea parties or get togethers (with paid admission) as well as a relaxation room where anyone can drop in (free admission). They hold a wide range of special events including exhibitions, concerts, and other events.
  • Seikou-en Bonsai Garden
    Life / Living / Hospital
    Saitama Saitama-shi Kita-ku Bonsaicho 268
    During the late Edo period the first Shonosuke was founded in what is now the Negishi area of the Taito Ward but it moved to the present Omiya Bonsai Town during World War 2 to escape war damage. This shop specializing in bonsai seeks to impart the Edo-zukuri style of bonsai, which capitalizes on the blank space. They also hold Ayaka bonsai classes teaching you how to enjoy bonsai starting from the fundamentals.
  • Hirotaya Doll
    Life / Living / Hospital
    Saitama Konosu-shi Ningyo 1-6-18
    The largest doll store in Konosu, known as the Birthplace of Dolls, with over 380 years of history. While being guided by a staff member with expertise such as a seasonal festival puppet advisor or craftsman certified by the Japan Doll Association you can browse a wide variety of dolls including original limited production items and one-of-a-kind dolls. They also hold special doll events and doll classes.
  • Tokorosawa Machizukuri Shoten (Machizou)
    Life / Living / Hospital
    Saitama Tokorozawa-shi Motomachi 21-18
    A facility with the goal of revitalizing the city center of Tokorozawa City to create a better and more livable town. It first opened in 2005 and was then moved in 2008. They've continued to actively pursue their goals since opening. Inside are a variety of displays and mini concerts are sometimes held. Various events are also held with the cooperation of local shopping districts and schools.
  • Kimono Rental Shop Vivian
    Life / Living / Hospital
    Saitama Kawagoe-shi Saiwaicho 14-5
    A shop where you can rent a fabulous kimono to walk the streets of Koedo Kawagoe, a town perfect for a kimono stroll. Being perfect for foreigners and kimono first-timers to drop in and reasonable prices make this a very popular shop. With all the necessities being available for rental you won't even need to prepare anything beforehand. Along with the standard town strolling option they also offer more fantastic transformations including wedding kimono and maiko/geisha outfits.
  • Iruma City Cultural Creation Atelier Amigo
    Life / Living / Hospital
    Saitama Iruma-shi Bushi 766-1
    This public facility for cultural and artistic activities is located along Nakabashi-dori Street in Bushi, Iruma City. It has facilities such as multi-purpose rooms, studios, galleries and halls that can be rented out by residents. In addition, it offers workshops to experience dyeing and weaving.
  • Saitama Police Driver's License Center
    Life / Living / Hospital
    Saitama Konosu-shi Konosu 405-4
  • Saitama Culture Center
    3 Reviews
    Life / Living / Hospital
    Saitama Saitama-shi Minami-ku Negishi 1-7-1


  • National Saitama University
    Life / Living / Hospital
    Saitama Saitama-shi Sakura-ku Shimookubo 255
  • Shin Iwatsuki Post Office
    Life / Living / Hospital
    Saitama Saitama-shi Iwatsuki-ku Nagamiya 1372-1
  • Saitama Medical University Hospital
    Life / Living / Hospital
    Saitama Iruma-gun Moroyamamachi Morohongo 38
  • Private Rikkyo University Niiza Campus
    Life / Living / Hospital
    Saitama Niiza-shi Kitano 1-2-26
  • Tokyo Hokubu Post Office
    Life / Living / Hospital
    Saitama Wako-shi Niikura 5-1333

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Eclipsed by neighboring Tokyo, Saitama is often branded as the sleepy suburbs. However, look a little deeper and you’ll uncover quaint towns bursting with history and crafts from the kurazukuri Edo-period clay houses of Kawagoe to the ancient tree-enveloped temples of Chichibu.

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