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Cultural Property Fire Prevention Day

Cultural Property Fire Prevention Day

Firefighters participate in a training exercise at Nagoya Castle in Nagoya, Japan on January 26th, 2016. (All Photos by Ben Weller/AFLO) Over its 400 year history various parts of the […]

Features, Traditional Japan

Lucky cats at Goutoku Temple

Lucky cats at Goutoku Temple

Thousands of Maneki-Neko figurines on display at Goutoku Temple on January 26, 2016 in Tokyo, Japan. (All photos by Rodrigo Reyes Marin/AFLO) The temple is well known for its massive […]

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

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

Kyoto, Japan – Tourists dressed in traditional Japanese kimono and make-up explore the Higashiyama District of Kyoto, January 16, 2016. Kimono rental is a popular tourist attraction for both Japanese […]

Features, Traditional Japan

Kyoto visitors enjoy sightseeing in Kimono

Kyoto visitors enjoy sightseeing in Kimono

Tourists dressed in traditional Japanese kimono and make-up explore the Higashiyama District of Kyoto on January 16, 2016, in Kyoto, Japan. Kimono rental is a popular tourist attraction for both […]

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Tokyo Marathon 2016 Showcases Counter Terrorism Measures

Tokyo Marathon 2016 Showcases Counter Terrorism Measures

(Click on the image above to view the full gallery) A police drone captures a rogue drone as Tokyo Marathon 2016 holds a security briefing at Tokyo Big Sight on […]