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Gion Matsuri


Make this summer one to remember by experiencing the glory, warmth and exuberance of the festival or matsuri season in Japan. The atmosphere is charged and there is an infectious energy in the air. The rhythm of Taiko drums, the waft of summer delicacies, fields of sunflowers, the mood for revelry and the colour of fireworks; …

Festivals, apart from being fun,  are a great time to understand a place’s culture, history and traditions. Here are 7 unique Asian Summer Festivals you are sure to enjoy: Taiwan Balloon Festival, Taitung When: June 30 – August 6 Gently soar above the East Rift Valley and float up in the sky enjoying gorgeous views at …