火曜日, 10月 11th, 2011

Kagurazaka Festival

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Kagurazaka Festival

An essential factor of the summer of Japan is a lively festival with traditional stands and Matsuri-Bayashi. Japanese people love the summer festivals (Omatsuri) and without it, the summer will never end. Today, I went to one of such festival, Kagurazaka Festival.

Right after I got out of Iidabashi station, there were more red lanterns [...]

金曜日, 10月 29th, 2010

Yanaka Chrysanthemum Festival

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Yanaka Chrysanthemum Festival

During Edo period (around 16AC) through Meiji period (around 19AC), it is said that there were chrysanthemum dolls being made in Dangozaka. In 1984, the chrysanthemum dolls were reproduced as Yanaka Chrysantehmum Festival and this year, it is the 27th time of holding the event.

In Japan, the chrysanthemum is used for the arms of [...]

木曜日, 10月 7th, 2010

Meguro Saury Festival

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Meguro Saury Festival

Each four seasons, Japan has various foods in season. One of the major foods for fall is saury. At Meguro Saury Festival, you can eat that saury for free. This year was the 15th Meguro Saury Festival held in November 5th at a shopping district in front of JR Meguro station.

The relation between Meguro and [...]

火曜日, 9月 14th, 2010

A Japan photo No.267:Kichijoji Festival

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A Japan photo No.267:Kichijoji Festival

月曜日, 9月 13th, 2010

A Japan photo No.266:Kichijoji Festival

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A Japan photo No.266:Kichijoji Festival

月曜日, 9月 13th, 2010

A Japan photo No.265:Kichijoji Festival

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A Japan photo No.265:Kichijoji Festival

月曜日, 9月 13th, 2010

A Japan photo No.264:Kichijoji Festival

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A Japan photo No.264:Kichijoji Festival

日曜日, 9月 12th, 2010

A Japan photo No.263:Kichijoji Festival

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A Japan photo No.263:Kichijoji Festival

日曜日, 9月 12th, 2010

A Japan photo No.262:Kichijoji Festival

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A Japan photo No.262:Kichijoji Festival

日曜日, 9月 12th, 2010

A Japan photo No.261:Kichijoji Festival

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A Japan photo No.261:Kichijoji Festival