Asakusa Nakamise During Hozuki Matsuri

Asakusa is a popular tourist destination and fun for those of us who live here too. This was taken in the “nakamise” street (nakamise means something like ‘central shops’) which is the shopping area leading up to the Sensoji temple.

Photo of the Bustling Asakusa Nakamise shopping area near Sensoji.It was a beautiful hot evening during the Hozuki Chinese Lantern Plant festival. An incredible number of people show up for this.

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