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Tokyo Kingyo Wonderland 2019

Tokyo Kingyo Wonderland 2019

Around 1 million people visit the Sumida Aquarium in Tokyo every year to marvel at hundreds of aquatic creatures, but starting from July 12, you'll have a whole new appreciation for kingyo (goldfish) thanks to Tokyo Kingyo Wonderland 2019. Visitors will feel as if they've ...

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Mesmerizing Dinner with Maiko and Geisha

Mesmerizing Dinner with Maiko and Geisha

A trip to Kyoto wouldn’t be complete without sampling some local food, and immersing yourself in the local culture of the iconic maiko (apprentice geisha) and geisha. A local company has partnered with a 100-year-old restaurant to present this two-hour dining experience which includes ...

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Koto lesson at Soushunan

Koto lesson at Soushunan

Experience the richness of Japanese tradition with Soushunan, a 100-plus-year-old machiya (traditional wooden townhouse) where you can learn how to play the koto (Japanese harp) and enjoy a music performance in hands-on cultural classes. With its artfully designed spaces, you can even rent the ...

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Display of Ogi-neputa Hideyoshi

Display of Ogi-neputa Hideyoshi

In the core of the festive spirit of Aomori Prefecture residents are traditional floats called neputa at some parts of the area including the city of Hirosaki (they are otherwise called nebuta in the city of Aomori, for example). People from around Japan flock ...

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Yokohama Otomatsuri

Yokohama Otomatsuri

For the next two months, Yokohama will be full of music as the triennial music festival, Yokohama Otomatsuri, takes over the city with more than 300 programs. Some of the concerts will offer free entry, even for performances by well-known acts and musicians such as ...

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Osaka Great Santa Run 2019

Osaka Great Santa Run 2019

The Osaka Great Santa Run is returning to spread some Christmas cheer on Sunday, Dec. 8, where people can don Santa costumes and get moving for a good cause. The 4 km fundraising event begins at Osaka Castle Park at 9 a.m., where participants ...

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