The very first Awa Odori festival and dance group in France

Awa Odori (阿波おどり) or the “Dance of Fools” is a parade-style type of dance. As its style is casual and easy to learn, it can easily be adopted by different age groups. That’s why many people enjoy the Awa Odori Festival, where not only the professional “dance groups” (ren 連), but also the general public can enjoy the…

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Tarai-bune (Tub boat) riding and gold hunting on Sado Island

There are lots of big and small islands in Japan. Being in the Japan Sea and facing the Niigata (新潟) main land, Sado Island (佐渡島) is the 6th biggest island in Japan (excluding the main islands such as Hokkaido). It is part of the Niigata Prefecture which is known for the high amount of snow fall…

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很容易就學會「傻瓜舞」,狂野地在德島的「阿波舞祭」跳個夠!

如果有一天你走在日本街頭上看到一些穿着美美浴衣,頭上戴着一頂餃子形草帽的女生時,不用想就跟着她們走吧!你會去到日本一級棒人氣的舞祭哦!「阿波舞」(Awa Odori 阿波踊り)源自徳島,已有400多年的歷史了。

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人氣比酒氣更強的箱根「温泉海獅」

我知道難得來箱根旅行,拿着箱根周遊劵,你們一定都忙着要決定到底要走「順時針路線」還是走「逆時針路線」,怎樣也不會想去大同少異的水族館了吧?我也大有同感,直到有一天,我被魅力驚人的清酒海獅吸引了去芦ノ湖附近的在「箱根園水族館」。

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在「宮島」露營看日落還有跳皮小鹿陪行

跟松島(Matsushima)和天橋立(Amanohashidate)一樣,宮島(Miyajima)也是「日本三景」之一。它也有「神島」之美名。不論在報紙雜誌上看過,還是真正到訪過宮島,我相信你們對「大鳥居」一點也不陌生。簡單的形容,就是那道每天都在浸海水、泡日光浴的超紅門形建築。

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