Festivals

Kobe Luminarie’s Wondrous Winter Lightshow

In Kobe, each year in December as the festive season approaches millions of people flock to the city to see the annual Luminarie festival. It’s a huge illuminated event that has been held in the city centre every year after the big earthquake that struck the city in 1995. sotontosushi.wordpress.com/ The Luminarie is very easy…

Don’t Miss Out Music Festivals in Summer!

Unless you are a fan of Jpop you may not have heard much Japanese music outside of Japan, until recently that is. More and more Japanese artists are becoming popular in the west, with bands such as BABYMETAL and Kyary Pamyu Pamyu now doing world tours and gaining notoriety. Japanese music is growing so it’s…