日本での一年間

February 5, 2009

Chinese New Year (Part 3)

Filed under: Events, Nearby but not quite in Tokyo — myyearinjapan @ 1:05 pm

Last set of pictures from Yokohama Chinatown for the Chinese lunar new year.

Steamed buns. Delicious.

Steamed buns. Delicious.

Night falls on a chinatown side street.

Night falls on a chinatown side street.

plastic flowers

plastic flowers

exhibit set up for the new year

exhibit set up for the new year

Chinatown gate illuminated at night

Chinatown gate illuminated at night. The gate says chinatown (中華街) but it's written right to left, instead of left to right as Japanese would normally be written on a gate. Chinese also would normally be left to right I think...but I'm not sure.

delicious moon cake that I ate the next day. yummy!

delicious moon cake that I ate the next day. yummy! It says Chestnut on it because it had chestnuts inside.

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