Located roughly between Narita Airport and Tokyo, Kashiwa city is a hub for people in Chiba prefecture. With a population of over 400,000, Kashiwa is known among the younger crowd as a paradise for shopping. Kashiwa also offers many opportunities for dining, having a casual drink, and enjoying Japanese culture and nature. Kashiwa successfully combines the charm of a lively city center with the chance to dive into nature with just a 5-minute bus ride. You’ll be fascinated by the friendly community, where people still help each other. Once you have experienced the real Kashiwa, you may never want to leave. Meet real people and experience the real Japan. Welcome to Kashiwa!