Ryokan SHIBAYA in Kanazawa - Japanese Style Hostel

at home at Ryokan Shibaya (3 minutes walk from the JR Kanazawa Station)

Koi-nobori (colorful carp banners)


2:30PM 5th May shine





Koi-nobori(colorful carp banners) is swimming in May's sky.
In Japanese culture, the carp (or koi) represents courage and perseverance.
The carp kite symbolises each family's wish for boys to grow up brave and strong.


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