Kawagoe: Big Treats in Little Edo

As the last weekend of August drew closer, I was determined to finish my summer break with zero regrets of what I could’ve done. I’d spent around eleven months wishing I’d been able to do more last year, and there was no way I wanted to repeat that feeling.

I’d already spent a few days in Osaka and Kyoto, hung out with some friends in Tokyo, and visited some new places in Yokohama, but I wanted more.

I have well and truly caught the travel bug and I decided that my last few days of holiday were going to be spent crossing off a couple of entries on my list of day trips. First was Sarushima, an abandoned military island which I wrote about a few weeks ago. I visited there on a Friday, and after a day to get myself organised, I was back out on the Sunday to visit Kawagoe.

Read the full post on my sequel account here.