Monday, June 29, 2015

15 Holidays in Japan, none in June which makes us tired…

We have 15 holidays in a year which are
1. New Year’s Day (1/1)
2. Coming of age Day (1/15)
3. Commemoration of the Founding of the Nation (2/11)
4. Vernal Equinox Day (3/20)
5. Greenery Day (4/29)
6. Constitution Day (5/3)
7. Children's Day (5/5)
8. Marine Day (7/20)
9. Respect - for - the - Aged Day (9/21)
10. People's Day (9/22)
11. Autumnal Equinox Day (9/23)
12. Sports Day (10/12)
13. Culture Day (11/3)
14. Labor - Thanksgiving Day (11/23)
15. Emperor's Birthday (12/23)
As you notice, there are no holidays in June and also we have special weather called “Tsuyu” which rains a lot. As a result, many people get tired and feel sick.