Nada Kenka Matsuri Himeji

Breathtakingly Dangerous: Nada Kenka Matsuri in Himeji

Himeji is mostly famous for its great castle. Himeji Castle is without a doubt one of the most impressive (...)

Oct 9th

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Tanabata Festival Japan

Tanabata Festival aka The Star Festival

Today is July 7th in Japan and that’s when the calendar tells us it’s “Tanabata” (七夕) which is also (...)

Jul 7th

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Himeji Yukata Festival

Himeji Yukata Festival in June

When you hear “Himeji” you probably think of the beautiful “Himeji Castle” which is certainly what Himeji is most (...)

Jun 29th

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Hina Matsuri Japan

Hina Matsuri (The Doll’s Festival)

Not only today, but every year on March 3rd Japan celebrates the so-called “Hina Matsuri” (ひな祭り). The festival is (...)

Mar 3rd

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Kanamara Matsuri - Penis Festival in Japan

Kanamara Matsuri: Phallus festival in Kawasaki

After sharing my Golden Week Vacation 2012 with you recently, I want to go a little bit back in (...)

Feb 12th

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Nebuta Festival House - Warasse

Aomori City

After getting soaked on the Shimokita Peninsula I was off to Aomori City where I only intended to stay (...)

Oct 23rd

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