new year

New Year’s resolutions  tends to be easy to say, but difficult to achieve. Try this phrase to help you and others  remember and stick to resolutions.
New Year’s is Japan’s biggest and longest holiday. People take Dec. 29 to Jan. 3 off from work to celebrate the first three days of the year praying at temples and shrines for the coming year.
All across Japan, people are stopping by flower shops, supermarkets and malls to purchase traditional Japanese New Year's decorations.