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Naniwa Yodogawa Fireworks 2012 in Osaka

Aug 20th, 2012
Posted by 514design
The Naniwa Yodogawa Fireworks Display is a famous fireworks display in the Kansai region. It was first held in 1989 and has been held annually since then with support from individuals and corporations. Read More

Cup Noodles Museum Yokohama – there the dream of instant ramen came true

Aug 15th, 2012
Posted by yokochan90
For people who are very busy every day instant food is something really convenient. One of the most popular instant food are cup noodles. Learn more about the museum dedicated to cup noodles here. Read More

Awa Odori in Tokushima

Aug 15th, 2012
Posted by katzueno
The Awa Dance Festival (阿波踊り Awa Odori) is the largest dance festival in Japan, attracting about 1.3 million tourists every year Read More

Malaysia 36th Bon Odori 2012, Shah Alam

Aug 12th, 2012
Posted by kienseng
An article about the recent Bon Odori festival happened in Shah Alam, Malaysia on July 14th. Read More

World Cosplay Summit 2012 Complete Photo Gallery

Aug 6th, 2012
Posted by achimrunnebaum
The complete photo gallery of World Cosplay Summit 2012 Red Carpet, Championship and Osu District Summer Festival Read More

World Cosplay Summit 2012 Championship

Aug 5th, 2012
Posted by garymenzel
On a Japanese mid-summer’s day, 20 of the world’s countries gathered in Nagoya to compete in the World Cosplay Championships 2012. Read More

A German Beer Festival Spills into Nagoya

Jul 26th, 2012
Posted by achimrunnebaum
A Southern German Tradition gaining new friends and breaking cultural boundaries in Japan. Read More

Kyoto Gion Corner: A place to discover Japanese arts

Jul 24th, 2012
Posted by yokochan90
If you ever wanted to experience some of the most famous Japanese arts, you have the chance at Gion Corner in Kyoto. Find out about tea ceremony, ikebana, kyomai dance, bunraku and many more. Read More

Tokyo protestors demand nuclear-free Japan

Jul 20th, 2012
Posted by matthiasjaap
More than 100,000 people demonstrated against the use of nuclear power in Tokyo on last Monday. Read More

Tsuyu is over in most of Japan

Jul 17th, 2012
Posted by katzueno
Tsuyu ( the rainy season, つゆ or 梅雨) is officially over in most parts of Japan according to the Japan Meteorological Agency (JMA). The hot summer of 2012 has begun. Read More