When you want to find something interesting, it’s a good meter and sign to follow a crowd.
What really fascinates me is the practices they made perfecting their performances.
Okinawa is excessive. Ridiculously excessive, I should say.
We are witnessing something else, something much unique.
They special-need people needed no special attention at all.
Making the wait more bearable, there were plenty of festivities that went on before the actual pulling of the giant rope.
A rope of over 656 feet made from rice straw was recorded in Guinness Book of Records as the longest rope made from natural material.
It’s the end of Summer, and the Okinawans are saying sayonara to it in style.
Did you celebrate Chinese New Year?
Another event that is just a stone-throw away from where I’m residing- it’s the 75th Banana Festival. Extra activities from the usual music stage, booths, contests, car shows, etc. are Banana Arts and Crafts, K9 demonstration, Underwater Construction Greet and Exhibit, and the real highlight, a boat tour […]