Brian and I spent Christmas 2014 in Japan. I've written about it before (here, hereand here), but I was looking at the pictures this morning and was once again amazed by the amount of Christmas decorations. The Japanese seem to have embraced the idea of Santa, Christmas lights and Christmas trees. I thought I'd share a few pictures today, some I posted earlier and some I had not shared.
Who could forget the Santa dancing in the square in front of Shinjuku Station? I can't.
Or the Christmas tree at the traditional ryokan in Hida-Furukawa: