The One about Kawaguchi Station in Kawaguchi, Saitama

Located in the Saitama Prefecture in the Central Kanto Region is Kawaguchi Station, a ralway station on the Keihin-Tohoku Line and is operated by East Japan Railway Company (JR East). The Station opened back in September 1910 and has an average of 80,410 passengers daily (as of 2013 and is the 55th busiest station operated by JR East). When I first visited the station, it was back in January 1999, […]

The One about Kawaguchi and the Lion on top of the KIK Building (Reminiscing)

The first city that I slept overnight (back in 1999) for the first time in Japan was in the city of Kawaguchi. Located in Saitama prefecture, in the central Kanto region of Japan, Kawaguchi is the 9th most populated city in Greater Tokyo and the second largest in Saitama Prefecture (Saitama is the capital and largest city in Saitama Prefecture). Because of its close proximation to Tokyo (Kawaguchi is considered […]