Kawagoe is an old trading outpost of the ancient capital Edo. Located in Saitama prefecture, the city is now a small suburban city of around 33,000 people, but the preserved warehouse district draws around 4 million visitors to the city each year, and has earned the city the nickname of "Little Edo".

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Kawagoe Castle is a flatland Japanese castle in the city of , in Japan's . is situated 2 km north of Kawagoe. Photo: Twilight2640, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Railway station
Hon-Kawagoe Station is a railway station on the Seibu Shinjuku Line in , Japan, operated by the private railway operator Seibu Railway. Photo: DAJF, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Railway station
Kawagoe Station is a railway station in , Japan, operated by the private railway operator Tobu Railway and East Japan Railway Company. Photo: Nyao148, CC BY-SA 3.0.


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