969 posts tagged Japan
ARTS OF THE SAMURAI AuctionOctober 27, 2014 at Bonham’s NYC. [Auction Catalog]
For anyone who has ever dreamed of owning their own suit of Japanese armor.
Suicide in Japan More than 27,000 people chose to end their lives in 2013 in Japan, which has one of the highest suicide rates in the world. While the number of suicides has begun to decline in recent years, figures remain high compared with other developed nations. We look at global figures and consider various factors affecting people’s decisions to take their own lives.
2am in Harajuku on Valentine’s Day, 2014.
i wanna be there
Full photo set on Flickr.
Teddy Bear in Harajuku crossing.
Japanese shrine torii circa 1936.
Tokyo taxi with big Malaysian tourism ad.