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Events

10 Best Festivals in Japan in August 2022

Summer is one of the most exciting times of year in Japan, with endless fun festivals throughout the country. Here are 10 of the best festivals in Japan to check out in August 2022!
Customs

What is Shichigosan in Japan?

Japan has many annual events for celebrating children, and Shichigosan is one of them. In this article, we will explain what is Shichigosan and how to celebrate it.
Events

Soma Nomaoi Festival In Fukushima Prefecture

Soma Nomaoi originated over 1,000 years ago, and still celebrates martial skill and horse riding today in Fukushima. Find out more about the festival and its history!
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Seasonal Events

10 Flower Festivals near Tokyo April-May 2023

Spring in Japan is a magical time for flower viewing and what better way to do it than with a flower festival? Check out 10 of Japan's best spring flower festivals held in 2023!
Events

What is White Day in Japan?

Everyone knows that Valentine's Day is a holiday celebrated all over the world. But have you heard of White Day? Find out more about what this Japanese holiday is all about!
Customs

What is Hinamatsuri? How to Celebrate Girl’s Day in Japan 2023

March 3rd is Hinamatsuri Festival, which is often translated as Girl's Day or Doll's Day in Japan. Here we explain what it is, how to celebrate it and where to see gorgeous Hina dolls in Japan!
Events

What is Tanabata? Japanese Traditional Star Festivals

July 7th is Tanabata, an annual event celebrated in Japan. Here we explain its history, sad story of two lovers, customs and the famous tanabata festivals!
Customs

What is Obon Week? Summer Traditions in Japan

Obon week in mid August is a annual holiday where people remember their deceased ancestors. It is also one of Japan's three major holiday seasons. Here we explain everything you need to know about Obon week!
Events

10 Best Summer Fireworks Festivals in Japan in 2022

During the summer in Japan, you can see stunning firework displays at different places almost every weekend. Here we have listed the best and most beautiful fireworks festivals in Japan!
Travel tips

When is Golden Week in Japan 2023?: Travel Tips for Long Weekends

Golden Week is a long holiday week in Japan in May. It's the best time to travel around Japan, but it's better if you know the tips to travel efficiently!
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