Archive for February, 2013

Features, Food, Japan Daily Life, Modern Japan

A Look into Tsukiji Fish Market

A Look into Tsukiji Fish Market

Tokyo, Japan – The bustling Tsukiji Market, officially called Tokyo Metropolitan Central Wholesale Market, is the largest wholesale fish and seafood market in the world. Although best known for its […]

Other Sports, Sports

Tokyo Marathon 2013

Tokyo Marathon 2013

(Click on the image above to view the full gallery) February 24, 2013, Tokyo, Japan – A general view of the 2013 Tokyo Marathon starting point at the Tokyo Metropolitan […]

Pictures of the Week

Pictures of the Week (Feb. 16 – Feb. 22)

Pictures of the Week (Feb. 16 – Feb. 22)

Tokyo, Japan – Contestants shows off their kimonos on stage during the 2013 Kimono Queen Contest, February 16, 2013. Approximately 500 women dressed in beautifully designed kimonos participate in this […]

Modern Japan, News, Traditional Japan

New Kabukiza Theater Illuminated

New Kabukiza Theater Illuminated

(Click on the image above to view the full gallery) Tokyo, Japan – The new Kabukiza Theater is illuminated in Tokyo’s Ginza district on Friday, February 22, 2013. (Photo by […]

Entertainment, International Celebrities, Movie Premieres

”Oz: the Great and Powerful” Japan Premiere

”Oz: the Great and Powerful” Japan Premiere

(Click on the image above to view the full gallery) Tokyo, Japan – Front row (L-R) Rachel Weisz, James Franco, Sam Raimi wave to the media during a press conference […]