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When you are waiting for a ferry to go to Miyajima Island, you will find a lot of gold fish lanterns over your heads.
This is a traditional craft of the town of Yanai.
Yanai is located Yamaguchi prefecture, an hour and a half from Miyajimagushi by JR Sanyo Line.
There are some traditional architectures, soy source factories and interesting museums.
Moreover, when you visit Yanai town on 13th August, you can meet the gold fish lantern festival.
On the day, the charming town is decorated thousands of gold fish lanterns and large size lantern cars are paraded the main street.