Koinobori in the sky

Category: Sense of Place


Photo and caption by Yuman Chan

These meaningful, colourful and special carp streamers are in honour of sons and in the hope that they will grow up healthy and strong.

Location: Peace Park, Hakone, Shizuoka Prefecture, Japan


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