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Japanese Couple

Gion (祇園)

Gion, the biggest cultural district in all of Japan. Packed with teahouses, restaurants, shrines, and gardens. Geisha town too.

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Couple with traditional Devil, or Oni-masks. Devil masks serve two purposes; the first, to portray the devil and create disasters or cause the plague, and conversely they are used to ward off evil spirits

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Overseas Adventure Travel

Lovely Japan http://www.travelandtransitions.com/destinations/destination-advice/asia/

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The arty latte... or how to turn coffee into sculpture: Japanese artist creates foamy artworks using toothpick and a spoon

Intricate: Some sculptures, such as this cat watching fish in a pond, spread over two cups. Many show popular cartoon characters, such as the three-eyed aliens from Toy Story

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PORT MELBOURNE, VIC. 1946-02-21. AN ELDERLY JAPANESE COUPLE IN THE CRAMPED FAMILY QUARTERS BELOW DECK OF THE KOEI (KOYEI) MARU. THE SHIP, A FORMER MINELAYER STILL CREWED BY JAPANESE NAVAL ...

We saw a couple just like this as we were wandering about our hotel garden in Kagoshima.

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Tokyo 1965 The clash of cultures - Japanese faces in western garb against the American movie poster backdrop... the public poster affection and the real life lack of warmth and relationship... Henri Cartier-Bresson - Makes your eye move around the picture -

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