Japanese Festival Games for Fun Summer Prizes
Summer in Japan becomes much more than just a hot season thanks to a variety of cultural activities. One of them is playing traditional games with friends and family at a summer festival
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Ringo Ame and Other Japanese Festival Sweets
There’s a lot to enjoy at a Japanese summer festival – fireworks, traditional games, and of course, we can’t miss out on festival food!
What is Natsu Matsuri? Summer Events Then and Now
Summer days in Japan, especially in big cities like Tokyo, Yokohama, and Osaka, are truly hot. In spite of the scorching heat, many unique and exciting things in Japan are waiting for you to experience them during the summer.
TokyoTreat’s Top Ten Things to Do in Osaka
Osaka–it’s Japan’s second biggest city and one of the most popular tourist destinations in Japan, attracting visitors from all around the world. The unique culture and warm hospitality are two attractive points that add a distinct character to the city like no other.
Japanese Fireworks Festivals: Then and Now
No other country knows how to celebrate the changing of seasons like Japan. Just like hanami festivals, in spring, Japan also has a way of embracing hot summers: firework festivals.
The Japanese Beach Experience: How To Spend A Beach Day
Summer is in full swing, meaning that people all over Japan are looking for fun ways to spend these long, summer days. As you may have seen in your favorite anime beach episodes, Japanese people love the beach and make a whole day of activities out of it.
Manga and Anime Museums To Help Beat The Heat
Japanese summers are fun and full of activities that make the summers fly by. That being said, some days are just so hot that the last thing you want to do is spend it outside. That’s where Japan’s many manga museums and anime museums come into play.
Japan’s Star Festival: Tanabata!
Celebrate the Star Festival called Tanabata that takes place from July to August in Japan with TokyoTreat. Not sure what to do or what to eat? Don’t worry, we’ve got you covered!
Things to Do in Tokyo for a Fun-Filled Summer
With more than 13 million residents to entertain, there are many things to do in Tokyo. And with things heating up, people are looking to make the most of their Tokyo summers.
Japanese Yatai: Festival Food On Wheels
World-famous Japanese foods like sushi, sashimi (sliced raw fish), and tempura (fried fish and vegetables) all require careful prep and complicated techniques. However, Japanese festival and street food sold at yatai (mobile street food stalls) also have their own appeal and are worth a try.
Explore Super Nintendo World at Universal Studios Japan
It’s the world’s first Nintendo-themed theme park, and it’s located inside Universal Studios Japan (USJ) in Osaka. For the Mario lovers out there, this is the ultimate place to visit this summer!