Posts Tagged ‘outdoor’

Lio Krathong-The Latern Festival・Bangkok, Thailand

Lio Krathong-The Latern Festival・Bangkok, Thailand

Along the riverbank, music, dancing and more last until the late hours of the night, creating memories that will undoubtedly last a lifetime.

November 9, 2011


Mochitsuki Festival もちつき祭り

Mochitsuki Festival もちつき祭り

One of the most important fall harvest in Japan is rice. From a short grain, a traditional food called Mochi (餅) is made pounded then  molded into bite sized mounds to be added to soups, toasted in ovens or covered with Japanese traditional foods; such as anko and natto. The mochi festival has been tagged [...]


Jozenji Street Jazz Festival

Jozenji Street Jazz Festival

Lurk down dark alleys and loiter in building breezeways. Saunter down the street lined with Zelkova tree and when you need a break, enjoy a crepe as the Big Band goes center stage at the park.


東北の秋の祭り Autumn Festivals in TOHOKU JAPAN

東北の秋の祭り    Autumn Festivals in TOHOKU JAPAN

日本の秋 Autumn in TOHOKU JAPAN
Autumn is a wonderful time to celebrate Nature’s bountiful beauty and feast in Her harvests.
Enjoy the refreshing air of autumn.


Cherry Blossom Festival

Cherry Blossom Festival

Budding blossoms of the sakura tree are a kind of authentication that Spring has officially arrived.  And spring in Japan just isn’t complete without O-hanami. O-hanami (お花見) in a literal translation means: “watching the flower”. People organize  group outings and enjoy the tranquil、yet, intoxicating beauty of delicate white, powdered pink and velvety magenta cherry blossoms. [...]