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Sanno Matsuri

Sanno Matsuri

Early - Mid Jun

Sanno Matsuri is one of the three most famous Tokyo festivals, occurring every 2nd year in mid June. The Grand Parade is the h..

Tokyo Free Entry
Kanda Matsuri

Kanda Matsuri

Mid May

The Kanda Festival, one of Tokyo's major Shinto festivals, is an enormous event held on odd-numbered years. Leading to Kanda..

Tokyo 2 Free Entry
Motobu Yaedake Cherry Blossom Festival

Motobu Yaedake Cherry Blossom Festival

Late Jan - Early Feb

The Motobu Yaedake Cherry Blossom Festival has been running for almost half a century now, and takes place from the latter part..

Okinawa Free Entry
Cemeteries in Japan

Cemeteries in Japan

Elena Lisina

Japanese cemeteries are very different to western ones. They are associated with Buddhism and are usually located on temple grounds...

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Miura Kaigan Cherry Blossom Festival

Miura Kaigan Cherry Blossom Festival

Feb 5th - Mar 3rd

The Miura Kaigan Cherry Blossom Festival started in 2003 to celebrate early blooming kawazuzakura, with over 1000 trees lining the..

Kanagawa Free Entry