Monthly Archives: April 2007

Festival of Sawara

Photo: Leon & MaeLicense: Creative Commons This is your 16th french stereo trip for Japan ! Your destination is 佐原の大祭 (SaWara No TaiSai) “the Great Festival of Sawara”. The singularity of this festival lead to the attribution of the title … Continue reading

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Japan’s quest for a baby boom

You probably heard of Japan’s 高齢化社会 (KôReiKaShaKai) “aging society” problem. The results of the latest studies indicate that the birth rate has reached its lowest point and that the population of Japan is already decreasing. Many person are placing their … Continue reading

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