Hiina Matsuri Festival (Ichihime Shrine)

Hiina Matsuri Festival is a traditional festival of Ichihime Shrine in Kyoto. It is annually held on March 3rd, which is Doll’s Day or Girls’ Day (Japanese: Hina Matsuri). On this day, a family with […]


Hydrangeas (Mimurotoji Temple)

An Old Temple with A Wide Variety of Hydrangeas Mimurotoji Temple, which was built in 770 in Uji, Kyoto, has a wonderful hydrangea garden, so it is also called “Hydrangea Temple” (Japanese: Ajisai-dera). It is […]

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Rohm Illumination

Fabulous Tree Lighting by Rohm Rohm Illumination is the biggest tree lighting event in Kyoto City. It is held in the area around the Rohm headquarters. Rohm is a large company designing and manufacturing electronic […]