Little Kaiju and I are certainly enjoying fall in Tokyo! On the heels on our Tokyo DisneySea adventure, we were back in action. Our most recent Tokyo day trip took us across the river for some Tokyo shitamachi strolling and mid-autumn delights in Kameido, in Koto Ward.
Tagged: inu no hi
According to tradition, out of all the animals, dogs have relatively easy and smooth pregnancies…Gives a whole new meaning to the phrase, “lucky dog,” doesn’t it? Therefore, on Inu no Hi (戌の日, literally “day of the dog”) Japanese women go to a shrine or temple during the 5th month of pregnancy. They pray for aid in getting through the remainder of the pregnancy and to have a safe delivery.2018-05-31