Saying Goodbye to Summer with Gorgeous Costumes and Lively Rhythm with Asakusa Samba Carnival

Saying Goodbye to Summer with Gorgeous Costumes and Lively Rhythm with Asakusa Samba Carnival

    Overview   Asakusa Samba Festival is Japan’s largest samba carnival festival, held towards the end of summer. It is also one of Tokyo’s most popular festivals, attracting 500,000 visitors annually. The highlight of this festival is the sight professional samba dancers wearing elaborate and vibrant costumes as well as beautiful dancers wearing it. For people who love colorful, gorgeous costumes and lively dance and rhythm, this festival would surely be a suitable finale to summer!         Event Schedule   Every last Saturday of August This…

Travel back in time to Feudal Japan in Jidai Matsuri !

Travel back in time to Feudal Japan in Jidai Matsuri !

    Overview   When it comes to the festivals in Kyoto, it is said that there are three biggest events which you can’t miss them! They are Aoi Festival, Gion Festival, and the last but not least is Jidai Festival. “JIDAI” which means periods in Japanese. Jidai Festival represents the glory periods in Japan’s history.         Event Schedule   From 10/15~10/23, while 10/22 is the date main event be hold 10/15 15:00~ Traditional girl dance called “Hoshuku odori ashigatame” 10/21 10:00~ Ritual took place to pray that…