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Golden Week – An official week of holidays

Each year, there are several official holidays that are set by the government. These have been changing throughout the years, with the biggest changed probably happening after WW2. Some holidays are rather new, like the Vernal Equinox Day (春分の日 Shunbun no Hi) around March 20 (established after WW2) or the Marine Day (海の日 Umi no…

What is Golden Week that all Japanese Look Forward to?

The “Golden Week” (ゴールデンウィーク) is a week wherein Japanese get 4 national holidays out of 7 days. This happens annually, within April 29 to May 5. The Golden week is one of Japan’s busiest holiday seasons. APRIL 29: Shōwa no Hi (昭和の日) This picture is Emperor Shōwa’s younger days as an emperor. This national holiday…

Unusual Holidays in Japan!

New Year, Valentines Day and Christmas are celebrated in one form or another pretty much all over the world. But what holidays and observances are special to Japan, and what do they represent? Hinamatsuri(雛祭り) – Dolls Day / Girls Day #ひな祭り#雛人形#お雛さま#ひなまつり#おひなさま #お雛様#ひな人形#初節句#雛祭り#お内裏様 #伝統工芸#お節句#桃の節句 #人形 #日本人形#お祝い#手作り#新瑞橋#名古屋#プレママ#初マタ#暮石人形#暮石人形店#くれいし#フォローミー#相互フォロー#ひな人形#新瑞橋の暮石人形#名古屋市南区 A post shared by 暮石人形 雛人形 五月人形 専門店 名古屋 (@kureishi_ningyou)…

Do you know how many National Holidays Japan has ?

Japanese people is well known as a busy person. Everyday work and it is hard to take a break. And that is usual to work overtime. During busy days, How relaxing do they do. Spending a paid vacation and do something on Saturday and Sunday. In addition there are national holidays they spend. jp.fotolia.com/ So…