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Spring in Japan

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Spring heralds the arrival of the cherry blossom and warmer weather in Japan.

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Tendo Sakura Matsuri

Tendo Sakura Matsuri

Early Apr - Early May

Known for the famous Ningen Shogi (Human Chess) event, the Tendo Sakura Matsuri is an annual spring festival held in Tendo Cit..

Yamagata Free
Tendo Ningen Shogi

Tendo Ningen Shogi

Early Apr

Tendo Ningen Shogi is a “Human Chess” event that occurs every April in the city of Tendo, Yamagata. Set under rows of blooming..

Yamagata 2 Free
Koinobori Festa 1000

Koinobori Festa 1000

Late Apr - Early May

On May 5th, cities and villages throughout hold koinobori (carp-streamers) festivals in celebration of Children’s Day, a day t..

Osaka 6 Free
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