16th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Travel
Colorful streamers celebrating Tanabata in Toide, Takaoka, Japan.

It was a particularly windy night, during Toide's Tanabata festival in Takaoka, Japan. Huge streamers are hung through the streets and are lit up during the evening for festival-goers to enjoy.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 07.2018
Date Uploaded: 07.2018
Photo Location: Toide, Japan
Camera: DMC-LX100
Copyright: © Stephanie Humphreys