Category Archives: Japan

Travel Photography Competition – week 46

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Hello everybody and welcome to the 46th edition of our popular Travel Photography Competition. This week we are reviewing photos published on our Facebook page between 24th and 31st May. Sit comfortably and enjoy the beautiful photos sent by our contributing … Continue reading

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Travel Photography Competition – week 34

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Welcome to the 34th edition of our weekly Travel Photography Competition. This week we are going to show you three great photos published on our Facebook page between 17th and 24th February and sent by our contribution photographers from Japan, India … Continue reading

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Interesting shop windows from around the world [photo challenge]

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While travelling, you must have seen many intriguing, weird or eye-catching shop windows, or funny objects on display you’d never seen in your home country. I find that very often these original shop windows can be more interesting than typical … Continue reading

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Kasuga-taisha, Nara, Japan

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Kasuga Grand Shrine is a Shinto shrine in the city of Nara, which used to be Japan’s capital between 710 to 784. This beautiful shrine dates back to this period and together with five Buddhist temples and the primeval forest … Continue reading

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Floating Torii in monsoon weather

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A torii is a traditional gate, found at Shinto shrines in Japan,which symbolically separates the sacred from the profane. This photo was also published by BBC Mundo on 5th May 2012 This one is probably the most famous of its kind … Continue reading

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