Speaking of events in winter season, it is illuminations. Recently, the illumination display has been widespread in various parts of Japan as a winter event. Each facility having illumination displays contests every year and it plays a major role in attracting tourists. I also love watching illuminations. It makes me feel warm when I・・・
Archive List for Festivals
“YOKOHAMA Bakery Festival 2017” @Red Brick Warehouse
Food Festa in Yokohama. Over 50 bakery shops participated the festival.
Awa dance is performed in Japanese bon festivals.
Awa Odori or AWA dance, was originally performed at a festival in Shikoku Island but it has extended to all over Japan.
Japanese traditional Festival Hojo Matsuri in Odawara Castle.
Japanese festival held in local areas is quite interesting,
Hakone, Feudal lord’s procession in 2016
Location: Hakone Yumoto in Kanagawa Prefecture Access: Hakone Yumoto Station on Odakyu line 120 minutes by super express train from Shinjyuku Station Date of the festival: 3rd. November on every year It is a national holiday on 3rd. November in Japan, Feudal lord’s procession is held every year on this day in Hakone. The main・・・
Kawazu Cherry Blossom & Hina dolls display in Izu
If you are planning to travel to Izu in February to March, you may have opportunities to appreciate Kawazu cherry blossoms. There is also an event which is an exhibition of doll’s in Inatori at the same time. The location of two event is close so you can visit two events on the same day.・・・