Parade of Lantern-lit Danjiris at Kishiwada (Night Photos)

Kids riding the Danjiri at night

In this post, I’ll share some night photos taken at Kishiwada Danjiri Matsuri 2019. The event took place on September 14-15, 2019. Those photos were taken on the first day of the festival in the evening, where the parade of lantern-lit Danjiris took place. Night Parade The Parade of lantern-lit Danjiris is the last part […]

Photographing Kishiwada Danjiri Matsuri Event in Japan

One of the most vibrant festivals in Japan

This is the first time I’ve been in Kishiwada city in Osaka Prefecture. It’s also the first time I’ve attended the Kishiwada Danjiri Matsuri festival event. I came there after reading some recommendations on the Internet about the most popular events in Osaka in September. In this post, I’ll share more of my experience of […]

Must-see Festival in Japan: Kishiwada Danjiri Matsuri

It's hard pulling the Danjiri wagon

After arriving at Kishiwada, I spent all day there experiencing the Danjiri Matsuri festival. When I was there, a Japanese man approached me and we talked a bit in English. He told me that this Danjiri Matsuri festival is one of the best festivals in Japan. The Danjiri fest in Kishiwada is one of several […]

Kishiwada Danjiri Matsuri Festival 2019 Photos

Hundreds of people pulling the rope

When I arrived, I checked out what events are there in Osaka during December. I came across a festival called Kishiwada Danjiri Matsuri, which takes place at Kishiwada City in Osaka Prefecture, Japan. In this post, I’ll share some of the photos I took at the Danjiri Matsuri festival using my Nikon DLSR camera. It’s […]

At Kishiwada from morning until evening

Kishiwada festival

I arrived to Kishiwada around 6:00 am. I thought that I was early for the 2019 Kishiwada Danjiri Matsuri festival. Well, it started around 5:00 am. There were many people already there. What an amazing festival. Many people carrying a big wooden wagon with a Pagodastival. One person is standing at the top,, several on […]

Getting JapanWiFiBuddy Pocket WiFi from the Post Office

Softbank pocket Wifi

After landing in Osaka today, I put my backs in the hostel and went to the local post office located at Nishinari Post Office to get the package. The JapanWiFiBuddy Pocket WiFi was waiting for me there. This is the second time I used Japan WiFi Buddy pocket wifi rental service. Their long-term prices are […]

Plans for tomorrow in Osaka – September 14, 2019

Munich airport terminal

I suffer from a bit of jet lag from the flight from Munich to Osaka. I landed early in the morning. Because I wasn’t able to sleep on the flight, I tried to stay awake as late as I could. But my body was just too weak as I was awake for many hours. Eventually, […]

How Humid is mid-September in Osaka, Japan?

Sapporo beer

There is something about reading about humidity and experiencing it. I landed in Kensai Airport, Osaka, today, September 13th. So it’s the middle of September. When I got outside of the plane, I immediately could feel the humidity, you can’t miss it. However, it depends on the day of course. I landed on a very […]

September 12: Flight from Munich to Osaka Update

Flight Munich to Osaka

After landing in Munich, Germany, I took a flight to Osaka. It’s an 11-hour flight. Honest, I hate don’t like flying, but if there is a country I’ll do it for, this is Japan. I can’t sleep during a flight I am on the plane as I write these lines. The sits are uncomfortable 😣 […]