Posted on October 14, 2012

Japan Matsuri 2012

Japan Matsuri 2012

On Saturday 6th October Trafalgar Square in London was taken over by Japanese culture for the annual Japan Matsuri. Each year the venue has changed, starting at Spitalfields in 2010 and moving to County Hall last year (see my post about last year’s festival), and I wasn’t sure if the new larger venue would work, … Continue reading

Weekly Shiritori #41

Weekly Shiritori #41

Last week’s post was about Rajio taisou (ラジオたいそう / ラジオ体操), so this week I need to start with う (u). A big thank you to everyone who joined in this week – ZoomingJapan with unagi (うなぎ / eel) and Umeda (梅田), and tokyo5 who suggested undoukai (運動会 / sports day) because Monday was Taiiku-no-hi (体育の日 / Health and Sports Day). They were … Continue reading