Cultural Tip – Children’s Day
May 5th is a national holiday to celebrate growth and health of children. Around that day, you can see carp-shaped streamers hoisted, which symbolize strength and courage. Chinese legend has it that carp become dragons when they swim up whitewater rapids.
1. Seafood Restaurant HAMAKURA
HAMAKURA is located right next door to Yokosuka Fish Market, offering exceptionally fresh fish. You can even enjoy breakfast at the restaurant as it opens from 8 a.m. on weekdays.
2. Japanese Restaurant NABURA
Please try out freshly caught fish and scalded whitebait, which will satisfy everyone’s taste buds. NABURA is located in the Yokosuka Port Market.