The British Hills is a medieval-themed resort hotel in Tenei, Fukushima Prefecture. (Provided by British Hills Co.)
British Hills hotel to host Valentine’s cosplay party
TENEI, Fukushima Prefecture--A special Valentine’s Day cosplay event will be held here in which participants can enjoy a romantic stay at the medieval-themed British Hills resort hotel.
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A view from the Sapporo TV Tower in Sapporo where the Sapporo Snow Festival is being held. (Provided by Sapporo city office)
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I'm from a tropical country so the thought of being surrounded by snow is nothing short of magical. And the island of Hokkaido, where I live, evokes the classic image of a romantic, snowy island.
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Actor Takamasa Suga will serve as a jury member at this year’s Yubari International Fantastic Film Festival. (Asahi Shimbun file photo)
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Film director Hiroshi Kashiwabara and actor Takamasa Suga will serve as judges at the 26th Yubari International Fantastic Film Festival that will be held from Feb. 25 to 29 in Hokkaido.
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Figure skater Yuzuru Hanyu plays the role of Date Shigemura, lord of the Sendai Domain. ((c)2016 “Tono, Risoku de Gozaru!” production committee)
Olympic champion figure skater to play warlord in samurai movie
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Soup with salted pork and vegetables (Photo by Masahiro Gohda)
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