Where have you seen your last sunset? Sando and Petra, our visitors, experienced the sunset at the biggest lake in Japan, Lake Biwa. The colours were really beautiful so Sando and Petra could not stop taking photos.

Hifuri Matsuri – a fire throwing festival is held every year on 15th August in Hino Town, Shiga. After a procession men try to throw torches on a pine tree. If a lot of them stay on the tree it is said that the upcoming harvest will be rich. It was very impressive to see …

Yosakoi Festival 2018 ended but there will be a next time. We are looking forward to it and hope you also enjoyed our photos. Here are some from the last day of the festival. Get captivated by it and believe us it is worth a trip. Wownas, the company operating this Sato Home & Tour, …

The Yosakoi Festival started and went on from 11th until 12th of August. Incredible‼️ – that’s the word to describe it. All dancers are giving their best.  You are not able to standstill when you listen to the beat, voices  and sound of Naruko (hand clappers) . By the way: Yosakoi Dance first came up at 1954 and is …

One of famous big summer festival, Yosakoi Festival, is held in Kochi from 9th to 12th August. We are supporting international teams. We took a time to explore Kōchi Prefecture all day long yesterday. We even went to a hidden spot with an astonishing view😉  We enjoyed different kind of landscapes and Japan’s beautiful nature. Be …

From 3rd to 5th August a nice summer festival was held at Taga Shrine in Shiga region. 10,000 lantern festival – Do you want to count them? Have a look at the photos and enjoy it yourself next year!