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A to Wa of Japan: Week 39

A to Wa of Japan: Week 39

It’s time for A to Wa of Japan again! Last week’s post was about things beginning with  ゆ (yu) and we looked at Yu (湯 / ゆ). This week we are looking at things beginning with よ (yo). A big thank you to those who joined in with suggestions this week: UK Seikatsu suggested Yokohama (横浜 / the capital of Kanagawa Prefecture), … Continue reading

Harajuku Paparazzi…

As Lady Gaga sings: “We are the crowd, we’re c-comin’ out Got my flash on, it’s true Need that picture of you It so magical, we’d be so fantastical Leather and jeans, garage glamorous Not sure what it means But this photo of us it don’t have a price Ready for those flashing lights ‘Cause … Continue reading

おどりましょう! (Let’s dance!)

Today I went to the Nippon Domannaka Festival, also known as Domatsuri.  I wasn’t sure what to expect, but it turned out to be enormous and lots of fun!  Basically it’s a dance festival, where dancers from all over Japan gather in Nagoya to compete.  I didn’t watch the actual competition, just one of the … Continue reading