Handa City invited the delegates from sister and friendship cities, Midland USA, Port Macquarie Australia, Xuzhou China, to the 8th Handa Dashi Festival. Handa International Association arranged their 5-day stay in Handa.
 

Delegates from Port Macquarie,
At Handa Red Brick Building

 

Delegates from Midland

At MIZKAN Museum
 Smell different kinds of vinegar

At Niimi Nankichi Memorial Museum

Courtesy visit of the mayor of Handa

  
  

Welcome Party

  
 Performance of Tsugaru shamisen given by Koji Yamaguchi
  
  
  

The 8th Handa Dashi Festival

  
  

TOYOTA Commemorative Museum of Industry and Technology tour

 At Nagoya Castle
  

Farewell Party

  
  
  
Delegates from Port Macquarie,
Drop by Minami-chita on the way to the airport