Uji showcase Cormorant fishing during the summer months. We were intrigued so visited during the Obon holidays.
As usual my Obon holiday was jam packed! It’s hard to do much during the day as its so so hot. Luckily most of the events we attended were night time activities.
In a short space of time we managed the Nagai Botanical Garden Night Garden, Nara To-kae, our own fireworks in the park, Shitennoji Urabon-e, Uji Cormorant fishing, Awaodori, Ikeda Fireworks and the Dotonbori Bon dance world record attempt!
I took a trip via Hankyu train for the Ikeda Gangara fire festival and remembered to bring along my Hankyu Rilakkuma.
He had a great time riding the train, checking tickets and making sure passengers were safely aboard. Continue reading
Back on June 7th we celebrated summer International Lolita Day in Kobe, Japan.