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The Meaning Behind 4 of Japan’s National Holidays

Just like any other country in the world, Japan has many holidays and festivities that are celebrated each year. These are the best times for tourists to visit the country so they are sure to enjoy and learn more about the rich Japanese culture and tradition. These holidays are spent with enthusiasm and joy by…

Join the Culture Day Celebrations All Over Japan on November 3rd!

Japan is probably one of the few countries which have a holiday officially devoted to culture. However, what actually happens on Culture day? It is by no means a holiday in name only. All over Japan people make preparations for the event. What was once a holiday to celebrate the Meiji Emperor’s birthday, November 3,…