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Cherry Blossom Japan

Japan’s Cherry Blossom Season 2019

March 18 - April 22
The Cherry Blossom or sakura is one of Japan’s top highlights every year when locals and visitors gather to admire the stunning, blooming cherry trees in parks and streets. The...
National Cherry Blossom Festival

National Cherry Blossom Festival, Washington DC

March 20 - April 13
Anyone who has visited Washington DC during the Spring will find it impossible to forget the overwhelming sight of hundreds upon hundreds of delicate flowering cherry trees...
Tallinn Music Festival

Tallinn Music Week 2019, Estonia

March 25 - March 31
Tallinn with its stunning medieval centre, dating from 1248, and its thriving galleries, restaurants and bars is a must for the traveller. However for one week in March it is...
Japan Penis Festival

Kanamara Matsuri, Japan Penis Festival, 2019

April 7
The Japan Penis Festival is arguably the country’s most amusing event when tens of thousands of revellers roam the streets of Kawasaki city pay tribute to fertility in an age-old...
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Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival, 2019

April 12 - April 21
Held in Palm Springs, USA, the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival is a fusion of art and music that includes global headliners, such as Childish Gambino, Ariana Grande...
songkran worldwide festivals

Songkran, Thailand Water Festival, 2019

April 13 - April 15
Songkran 2019, or Thailand’s water festival, is an occasion of great fun especially in the major cities such as Bangkok and Chiang Mai. The whole country grinds to a halt...
Setouchi Triennale Japan

Setouchi Triennale 2019, Japan

April 26 - May 26
Every three years the Setouchi Triennale, one of Japan’s biggest festivals of modern art, takes place in the south-west of the country. Come spring this exceptional celebration...
Zurich Tanzt

Zurich Tanzt Dance Festival 2019

May 3 - May 5
Zurich will be the home to a city-wide festival of dance in May. Held from May 3 to 5, Zurich Tanzt assembles some of the finest contemporary dancers in the...
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