The colorful lure of carp in Japan

Lifestyle Dec 13, 2009

The colorful lure of carp in Japan

by Edan Corkill

Two milestones were achieved at this year's All-Japan Show for Nishikigoi, or ornamental carp, which was held last month in Izumo, Shimane Prefecture. The first was as spectacular as it was bizarre: The fish that was named Grand Champion was a giant, literally. While most ...