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The Kimono, Japanese traditional costume

23 June, 2014 0 Comments
The Kimono, Japanese traditional costume

The kimono is a traditional costume in Japan. In this country is something common to find in the street women dressed in kimono. Only tourists are surprised to see them and make them pictures. The history of the kimono began in the Heian period, between the years 794 and 1185 A.D. . It was then […]

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Hachiko, tribute to a loyal dog in Tokyo

1 October, 2012 0 Comments
Hachiko, tribute to a loyal dog in Tokyo

Laika and Lassie are famous dogs of the western world in Japan, but if we speak of a famous Japanese dog, we must talk about Hachiko. This is the name of the Akita dog breed that was born in 1923 in the city of Odate. Shortly after he moved to Tokyo to live with its […]

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