Festivals

November 10, 2017

Celebrate Omisoka (New Year Eve) in Japan 5/5 (1)

December in Japan is a very joyous month as there are some widely celebrated festivals such as Christmas and New Year Day. Unlike...
October 31, 2017

Enjoy Winter Like a Local – 5 Not to Miss Winter Festivals in Hokkaido No ratings yet.

Winter in Hokkaido is long and frigid with a lot of snowfall. Even so, it never hinders the locals from embracing the season just as other parts of Japan do, and one of the things the locals...
August 24, 2017

Japan’s Unique Traditional Festivals – Matsuri 祭 No ratings yet.

Summer means festival time in Japan! Almost every town and prefecture has their own unique matsuri (祭) or festival...
August 16, 2017

Sanja Matsuri in Asakusa No ratings yet.

No trip to Tokyo is complete without Asakusa, an old charming neighbourhood located on the west bank of the Sumida-gawa River.