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Ride a Special Pikachu-Themed Train in Japan This Summer 2017!

It is always a pleasure riding luxurious trains in Japan. Besides being free from clusters of people, these trains are amenity-rich and outfitted with hotel-quality sleeping compartments. This coming summer, the “Pokemon with You” Train will be back in service! Though not that luxurious, the train has been designed to give everyone an awesome and…

Chagu Chagu Umakko: Iwate Prefecture’s Horse Festival

On the second Sunday of June, you can hear a beautiful sound coming from horses’ bells. This is known as “chagu-chagu,” which is an onomatopoetic expression for it. Thus, the event is known as Chagu Chagu Umakko, a festival of horses. In Iwate prefecture, about 100 horses with brightly colored harnesses parade through a distance…