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People back to work in Japan after 10-day holiday

May 7, 2019

Tokyo/Osaka–Many people in Japan were back to work on Tuesday, after the end on Monday of an unprecedented 10-day holiday during which the Imperial succession was carried out and the country’s era name changed to Reiwa from Heisei. Ticket gates

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Ginza road on canvas

May 6, 2019

On the 5th of Children’s Day, the streets of Ginza, Tokyo, were reborn on a huge canvas. The children who participated in one frame of “Kodomo Allan-Ginza” drew colorful pictures about 120 meters using colorful cloth tape. Daiya Daii, 11,

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Carp streamer in celebration of Children’s Day

May 4, 2019

A 100-metre-long (328 ft.) carp streamer is hosted by a crane in the city of Kazo, Saitama prefecture on Friday, 3 May 2019, during an event to celebrate the Japanese holiday of Children’s Day on May 5. AFP- JIJI Press

Japan Royals Ceremony

May 1, 2019

An archer on horseback dressed as an ancient samurai warrior shoots an arrow at a target during an event to celebrate Japan’s new imperial “Reiwa” era at Meiji Shrine in Tokyo on May 1, 2019. – Japan’s new Emperor Naruhito

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Displaying kimono textile

April 29, 2019

Kyoto- In this file photo taken on December 8, 2018 tourists wearing kimono take pictures at the Kimono Forest, displaying kimono textile patterns inside cylinder-shaped poles, in Arashiyama, Kyoto prefecture. Japan marks the end of an era with Tuesday’s abdication

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Digital Art

April 29, 2019

This picture taken on Sunday, April 28, 2019 shows people enjoying their visit at the team lab border less museum of Tokyo. – Collective team Lab, known internationally for their innovative “digital art” that combines projections, sound and carefully designed

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EXCLUSIVE: “Broadway” Project Kicks Off in Tokyo

April 28, 2019

Tokyo- The industry ministry has started discussing with private companies the development of a theater district in Tokyo like Broadway in New York, in an effort to attract more foreign tourists to the capital. In Broadway and London’s West End,

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Japan Holiday

April 27, 2019

Passengers wait for a train at Tokyo railway station on April 27, 2019, beginning of the unprecedented 10-day Golden Week holiday. AFP-Jiji Press