On February 3rd, when Japanese people were celebrating the last day of traditional “old year” with Setsubun holiday, Chinese people were celebrating a New Year’s Day.
Nankin Machi is the name for a famous China Town in Kobe. At the time of Chinese New Year huge celebrations are held in the neighborhood.
Lion dance, dragon dance, acrobatic and martial arts shows take place in the central square.
And let it be a Show Me Japan entry for this week BudgetTrouble blog.