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“Infiorata” means “spreading flowers all over” in Italy, and is an event intended to appreciate picturesque designs created on roads and in open squares using flower petals. It has been held in various cities in Euro...

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Kyoto is well-known as a “university town.” In Kyoto City, there are altogether 37 universities, including Kyoto University, Doshisha University, and Ritsumeikan University, and university students account for 10% of the...

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Ise Jingu is the home of the Japanese spirit. Enshrined in the Naiku Inner Shrine, is  Amat...[More...]
Geku: enshirined here is Toyouke Omikami, the goddess of food and grains. [More...]


Mint Bureau in Osaka city is one of the most famous spots for cherry blossoms. Visitors enjoy cherry flowers in full bloom passing through the approach within the premises lined with as many as 350 cherry trees. The approach is open to the public only for the limited time of e...