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Every Thursday, a new article about Japan is published on Kanpai. More about that.

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Shimokitazawa - The hipster district of Tokyo

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With Kotaete, our Q&A module, submit all your questions about Japan to the Kanpai community and share your knowledge.

Events calendar

  • 21 December -- Winter starts in Japan
  • 23 December -- Birthday of the Emperor of Japan
  • 25 December -- Christmas in Japan
  • From 31 December to 1 January -- Eve and New Year in Japan
  • 5 January -- Hayao Miyazaki's birthday (born in 1941)
  • 14 January -- Seijin no Hi: adult day (20 years) in Japan
  • 3 February -- Setsubun: celebration of the arrival of spring

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