Monthly Archives: July 2015

Inauguration Ceremony for Special Olympics

On 21st July, HIH Princess Hisako of Takamado attended the inauguration ceremony of Japan’s delegation for The 2015 Special Olympics World Summer Games in Los Angeles took place in Tokyo.

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Nasu Stay of Imperial Couple

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From 16th July to 21st July, HIM Emperor Akihito and HIM Empress Michiko stayed at Nasu Imperial Villa in Nasu Town, Tochigi Prefecture.
On 17th July, Their Majesties visited the lotus root farm in Nasu Shiobara City.

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On 20th July, Thier Majesties visited Chifuri District of Nasu Town, which is reclaimed by the Japanese returnees from Manchuria after World War II. Their Majesties met with the settlers.

Photo from Asahi1 and Asahi2

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Saga Visit of Princess Takamado

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From 19th July to 20th July, HIH Princess Hisako of Takamado visited Saga Prefecture.
On 19th July, HIH Princess Hisako attended the opening ceremony of The 2015 420 World Championships of Sailing took place in Karatsu City, Saga Prefecture.
HIH Princess Hisako is the Honorary President of Japan Sailing Federation.

Photo from Saga Shimbun

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Niigata Visit of Princess Akiko

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From 19th July to 20th July, HIH Princess Akiko of Mikasa visited Niigata Prefecture to attend the commendation ceremony of Cycling Championships.
On 20th July, HIH Princess Akiko visited the factory of Hand-hammered Copperware in Tsubame City.

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Photo from Kenoh.com

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Summer Vacation of Akishino Family

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On 18th July, HIH Prince Fumihito, HIH Princess Kiko and HIH Prince Hisahito of Akishino visited Yamagata Prefecture for the vacation. On that day, they visited Kumano Shrine in Yuza Town and Ushiwatari River.
They will stay in Yamagata Prefecture for some days.

Photo from Sankei

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Exhibition on War

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On 17th July, HIH Prince Fumihito, HIH Princess Kiko and HIH Princess Kako of Akishino visited the exhibition on World War II took place in Tokyo.

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Photo from Sankei

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Osaka Visit of Crown Prince

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From 16th July to 17th July, HIH Crown Prince Naruhito visited Osaka Prefecture.
On 16th July, HIH Crown Prince Naruhito visited the art studio for mentally-disabled people in Osaka City.

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On that day, HIH Crown Prince Naruhito visited the police school in Tajiri Town.

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HIH Crown Prince Naruhito was going to attend the 51st National Convention on Promoting Blood Donation Campaign on 17th July, but the convention was canceled due to the typhoon. HIH Crown Prince Naruhito met with the contributors for blood donation campaigns in Osaka City.

Photo from Asahi and Sankei

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Fukushima Visit of Imperial Couple

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On 16th July, HIM Emperor Akihito and HIM Empress Michiko visited Fukushima Prefecture as a private trip to encourage the people affected by Fukushima Nuclear Disaster.
It is the fourth time for Their Majesties to visit Fukushima Prefecture after Great East Japan Earthquake occurred on 11th March 2011.

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Peach farm in Koori Town

At the evening, Their Majesties arrived at Nasu Imperial Villa in Tochigi Prefecture. Their Majesties will stay there until 21st July.

Photo from Chunichi Shimbun and Asahi

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Charity Concert supporting Childhood Cancer Patients

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On 15th July, HIM Empress Michiko attended the Charity Concert supporting childhood cancer patients took place in Tokyo. Her Majesty has attended this charity concert almost every year.

Photo from Mainichi

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L’Oreal-UNESCO Awards for Women in Science

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On 8th July, HIH Princess Hanako of Hitachi attended the 10th award ceremony of L’Oreal-UNESCO Awards for Women in Science Japan Encouragement Prize took place in Tokyo.

Photo from Biglobe

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