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2017.01.19
The Great Buddha is surprisingly big! The beautiful statues at Nara Todai-ji temple.
Nara’s famous Buddha statue is a colossal piece of artwork by 8th century craftsmen. How large is it
2017.01.17
Let’s go to Setagaya-Ekimae shopping street and see its appearance of the ancient Japan!
The Setagaya-Ekimae shopping street is located in front of Setagaya station on the Tokyu Setagaya Li
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2017.01.10
The search for the secret to making handmade balloons at Marusa Saito Gom Co. Ltd.!
Balloons are well known by everyone, since childhood. Did you play with water balloons with your f
2017.01.09
Let’s see the Awa dance at the Shinkoiwa Lumiere Shopping Arcade!
I’ll introduce one of the biggest new year's events, Kurabiraki (蔵開き), held on January 15th at the S
2017.01.08
One of the largest bargain markets in Japan, “Boro-ichi” in the Setagaya Ward in Tokyo!
Boro-ichi bargain market is held 4 times a year along Boro-ichi street close to Setagaya station and
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2017.01.06
Japanese traditional festivals and local specialties will gather at Tokyo Dome! “Furusato Matsuri Tokyo 2017"
“Furusato Matsuri Tokyo” is held every January at Tokyo Dome in Bunkyo Ward, Tokyo. From January 7t
2017.01.03
Don’t miss the Hokusai masterpieces, on display for a limited-time!
Do you know the ukiyo-e artist, Katsushika Hokusai? His enticing life and diverse artwork, spannin
2016.12.29
Fun! Cute! Delicious! Tips for shopping at the Shinkoiwa Lumiere Shopping Arcade.
The Shinkoiwa Lumiere Shopping Arcade is located at the south exit of Shinkoiwa Station on the JR Sō
2016.12.28
There’s a secret behind the Main Hall! The New Year’s Festival in Tooka Ebisu Shrine.
Hi everyone! This is HIDE from Bura Bura Fukuoka! During the four-day period from January 8 to 11 o
2016.12.27
Cute and stylish handmade balloons are very popular among children and adults!
Nowadays, mechanization in global manufacturing progresses, and various products around us are mass-
2016.12.22
Let’s celebrate the New Year with a SAMURAI ceremony using real Japanese swords and a Sake Party!
Have you ever seen the ritual of purification using a real Japanese sword and a performance with tra
2016.12.17
The annual fabric dyeing festival, “Some no Komichi”
Every February an event known as “Some no Komichi” (染の小道) turns the river and streets of Nakai town
2016.12.13
We’ll show you how to enjoy Miyajidake Shrine in Fukuoka Prefecture, with must-see spots!
Hi everyone! This is HIDE from Bura Bura Fukuoka! I’d like to introduce Miyajidake Shrine located a
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2016.12.10
Omisoka and Oshogatsu: The Japanese Year End and New Year’s holidays
Today’s Shogatsu inherits some traditional customs and also adds more modern elements. Let’s see how
Events for the second half of December
2016.12.07
We wish you a happy new year! “Events for the second half of December”.
Thurs, 15 to Sun, 18 December(2016): Kasuga Wakamiya On-matsuri in Nara city, Nara This festival

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