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See Colorful Hot Air Balloons Up in the Sky at This Balloon Festival in Japan!

Do you want to attend a colorful event where you can see hot air balloons flying in the sky? Come join the 2017 Saga International Balloon Fiesta! Happening on November 1 to 5, 2017, in Saga, Japan, this international competition will be participated by 15 countries flying more than 100 hot air balloons. Check it…

Are You a Yuri!!! on Ice Fan? Check Out This New Collaboration Event in Kyushu!

Yuri!!! on Ice is an animated series produced by MAPPA that aired from October to December 2016. With a total of twelve episodes, the series is primarily about figure skating as a sport and focuses on the story of Japanese figure skater Yuri Katsuki. Since its airing, the series has grown in popularity. The support…

Add Saga to the 2016 Itinerary and See the Spectacular Menburyu Mask Dance

Saga is a prefecture located in the northwestern part of Kyushu in Japan. Due to its adjacency to mainland Asia and longer trade relations with neighboring countries, there have emerged some unique dance traditions in Kyushu. One of such is the folk dance native to Saga called ‘Menburyu’. Menburyu plaza.rakuten.co.jp/ Menburyu is a traditional dance…

Saga International Balloon Fiesta: A Sky Full of Balloons

Every year in Saga Prefecture, there is an event that attracts many people from all parts of the country, even the world. retrip.jp/ Whether you’re a participant, a viewer, or just a passersby, the Saga International Balloon Fiesta is a sight to love in Autumn. Saga International Balloon Fiesta (佐賀インターナショナルバルーンフェスタ) anibee.tv/ The Saga International Balloon…