Gion Festival in Kyoto, Japan 鶏鉾の後ろ姿 Niwatori_hoko"-". It's is traditional Japanese festival. But why An European tapestry is hanging in the back of worship ? I think some Jewish people stayed in Japan during the Silk Road era.
Two years in Japan meant I have a long, long list of stuff I recommend when people ask me what to do there. I came up with a very long list recently but I have whittled it down to 25 things to do in Japan.