Japan

Ryugashido Cavern

Ryugashi Cavern, the biggest cavern in the Tokai District, is located in the "chichibu" fossil layer of limestone rock. The total length of the cave is about 1000 meters, the first 400 of which are open to the public. It is located on the south face og Ryugashi Mountain, elevation 359 meters. The year around temperature in the cave averages 18℃, so you can enjoy this underground spectacle in...

Hamanako Garden Park

HAMANAKO GARDENPARK has been constructed by SHIZUOKA pref. 「Flower museum~HANABINONIWA~」and 「LAKE VIEW TOWER」have made in 2004 when 『Pacific Flowla Expo』was held ,are able to be used by a lot of visters. Now you can enjoy to see any flowers everytime,especially flower area by 3,000㎡ in Spring "nemofira;bulue flowers" and Autum "cosumos;pink and red‥etc. flowers". We hope to your...

Hamamatsu Museum of Musical Instruments

Opened in April 1995, it is the only large-scale public musical instrument museum in Japan. It has 3,300 musical instruments and 1,500 permanent exhibits from all over the world. Concept of introducing world's musical instruments is by “see, feel, and touch” the exhibits. The collection and businesses are highly regarded as the world's first musical instrument museum.

Shizuoka Hobby Show

This model and toy trade fair is held in Shizuoka City every May and features plastic models, radio-controlled toys, model trains, and more. It is the largest model hobby event in the country, gathering together the latest products and promotional items, including new products that have not yet been released. At each exhibition corner, visitors can directly ask questions of staff members from the...

Abe River Fireworks

The Abe River Fireworks began as an event in 1953 for the repose of those fallen in war and as a prayer for reconstruction. Today, it features a wide range of large-scale, complex fireworks and is considered Shizuoka Prefecture's finest fireworks show. The variety of colorful fireworks are launched from the center of the Abe River and can be seen from either bank. The final blast of rapid-fire...

Myoken Taisai Festival

This is a regular summer festival at Chiba Jinja Shrine in Chiba city. Since it began in 1127, this historic festival has been held every year without fail. Festivities continue for seven days, starting on August 16th, when the portable shrine is brought out of the shrine grounds, and concluding on August 22nd, when the portable shrine is brought back. In accordance with long-established customs,...

AEON MALL Makuhari Shintoshin

Tōkyōto kokoro Hanedakūkō Naritakūkō kara akusesu batsugun. Otona mo kodomo mo petto mo tanoshimeru 4tsu no mōru de kōsei. Taiken-gata shisetsu mo sonae, o kaimono igai no tanoshisa mo ajiwaemasu. > GRAND MALL specialty stores10:00 - 21:00 FAMILY MALL/PET MALL/ACTIVE MALL specialty stores10:00 - 21:00 GRAND DINERS(2F Restaurant Area)11:00 - 22:00 AEON STYLE Food Section(1F)8:00 - 23:00...

Kanmon Kaikyo Fireworks

This unique fireworks festival is held on both banks of the Kannon Straits, branching Kyushu (Moji-ku, Kitakyushu) and Honshu (Shimonoseki, Yamaguchi). Originally launched in 1985 on the Shimonoseki side for those who had come home for the Obon holiday, the festival expanded to the Moji side in 1988, upon which it became a joint event. 13,000 Fireworks (6,500 each side) are launched, making this...