Tagged: yukata

Hibiya Park – Obon Matsuri

This Obon Matsuri in Hibiya Park is one of my favorite summer festivals in Tokyo! Not too crowded, plenty of space to relax on the grass, great atmosphere, dancing and live performances of Taiko drumming, Enka and more. Of course there is also lots of food. During this festival everyone...

Ueno – Chuo Dori Matsuri – Summer Festival

As you might know summer festivals are a big thing in Japan and in Tokyo, Ueno Chuo Dori Matsuri one of the bigger ones. These photos were taken during the parade. This grand parade goes on all day. Great way to spend your day with many different types of (traditional...

Harajuku – Takeshita Dori

Harajuku is the place to be if you’re looking for Fashion! Especially Takeshita Dori is filled with cute clothing and accessories stores. Takeshita Dori offers various styles of clothes so whatever you’re looking for you can’t go wrong here. There are also fancy cake shops, small restaurants, cafes and a...

Hiratsuka Tanabata Festival

One of the bigger Tanabata Festivals. With the Tanabata Festival they celebrate the reunion of  Orihime and her husband on the 7th day of the 7th month . However, it is said that if it rains on Tanabata, they cannot meet and have to wait another year. The streets in Hiratsuka are...