Nothing quite says “Christmas in Japan” like a cutesy, over the top, almost garish light show, with an accompaniment of suitably romantic musical overtones.
December 24, 2016
Winter means light illumination is everywhere! As this is my first winter, I am excited to see how winter illumination in Japan is. The first light illumination that I decided to visit was Nabana no Sato. Located at the island of Nagashima in Kuwana, Mie Prefecture, this location is actually a flower park that illuminated from mid-November to early May.
January 20, 2016
This Winter, Huis Ten Bosch in Nagasaki has secured the title of the Brightest Place in Japan. Upgraded in scale and subsequent extravaganza, the staggering 13 million light bulbs used to create the Kingdom of Light carries forth the aim to yet again create the world’s greatest illuminations.
January 8, 2016
I live on Okinawa and the temperatures at Christmas and New Years are quite nice. We do not have snow here but Okinawa joins the world in decorating festive during this season. So if you are up to a quick holiday trip into the warm south but still don't want to miss out on your Christmas' and New Year's traditions, you might like visiting these hotels around the island!
January 5, 2016
Winter is coming, and the city gets ready for a welcoming celebration gala for the new year. Lights are taking the night, inviting the winter holidays' spirit to come in and stay for a while.
December 29, 2015
Japan is a winter wonderland popular with tourist from around the world for its wide range of cool winter activities on offer. The following is a list of winter activities in Japan to keep you busy this winter.
December 24, 2015
The Caretta Illumination at Shiodome is by far one of the most amazing displays this year. Going by the theme of “Canyon d’Azur”, the area in front of Caretta Shiodome beautifully lights up in a sea of blue during this year-end season.
December 18, 2015
Tower Aquarium, the summer illumination themed swimming gold fish will be displayed in Fukuoka Tower from 18th July to 31st August, 2015.
July 27, 2015
Tokyo Tower's annual event for this time of the year, the Milky Illumination, has now started and will go on until August 31st. This year, a total of 130,000 LED bulbs, blue and white, are used to create the Milky Way of Tokyo Tower.
June 24, 2015
Tempozan Ferris Wheel debuted in July 1997. It’s one of the tallest Ferris wheel in Japan, having a height of 112.5 meters (369 feet) and a diameter of 100 meters (328 feet). It stands next to the largest scale of aquarium, Kaiyukan.
April 16, 2015
The largest seasonal illumination event in Kanto region is held at Sagamiko Resort, an outdoor resort complex in Sagamihara City, Kanagawa Prefecture.
February 12, 2015