• Summer Photo Contest Winner

    Shiz AJET would like to thank everyone who submitted photos for our first photo contest. The theme was summer, and your entries definitely reflected this wonderful time in Shizuoka! Winner Amanda Garcia Runner…

  • 2018 Shizuoka Summer Fireworks

    It’s that time of year again! Festivals are synonymous with summer in Japan, as are the fireworks displays. Shiz AJET has complied a spreadsheet of fireworks shows happening across Shizuoka Prefecture this summer.…

  • Summer 2018 Shiz AJET Photo Contest

    Hello all photographers, amateur or otherwise! Starting July 14th, the first Shizuoka AJET photo contest will begin! Here is the information to get started: The contest is from July 14th to July 31st,…

  • Shizuoka Hanabi *Fireworks Festivals* 2011

    (via amirjina on Flickr) Hanabi (花火) is the Japanese word for fireworks. A combination of two kanji, 花 which means “flower”, and 火 which means “fire”, you may hear your students refer to…