New Year’s Eve in Japan

People lining up to ring the temple bell in Kyoto for New Year's Eve

I spent last NYE in Kyoto, and to say that this year is a bit of a let down is an understatement. I have always found New Year's to be a fairly meaningless celebration, which is generally a disappointment. I love the potential of a new year... brand new diary, new beginnings, new adventures. It … Continue reading New Year’s Eve in Japan