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Features, Traditional Japan

Sapporo Snow Festival 2017

Sapporo Snow Festival 2017

(All photos by Yoshio Tsunoda/AFLO) Large snow sculptures are being displayed at the annual Sapporo Snow Festival which is held February 6-12th this year. Over 2.5 million people are expecting […]

Features, Traditional Japan

Coming of Age Celebration: Mikoshi in the Sea

Coming of Age Celebration: Mikoshi in the Sea

(All photos by Yoshio Tsunoda/AFLO) Traditional Coming of Age ceremony took place in Katase Enoshima beach in Kanagawa Prefecture on January 15. New adults who will turn 20 years old […]

News

February 14 Snowfall in Tokyo

February 14 Snowfall in Tokyo

(Click on the image above to view the full gallery) Tokyo, Japan – A lone walker slogs through the pile of snow on the Imperial Palace outer garden in Tokyo […]

Japan Daily Life, Modern Japan, News

Sapporo Snow Festival

Sapporo Snow Festival

(Click on the image above to view the full gallery) Sapporo, Japan – Houheikan, an old western style hotel snow statue attract visitors during the opening day of Sapporo Yuki […]

Japan Daily Life, News

Tokyo’s First Snowfall in 2013

Tokyo’s First Snowfall in 2013

(Click on the image above to view the full gallery) January 14, 2013, Tokyo, Japan – Traffic is shown due to Tokyo’s first snowfall this year. Heavy snow in Tokyo […]