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Happy Birthday to Cuba!

Students of the Escuela Lenin. *Photo from Wikipedia May 20 is Independence Day, celebrates the independence o

2018-05-20

Happy Birthday to Cameroon!

Market in Yaoundé, the capital of Cameroon. *Photo from Wikipedia May 20 is Cameroon’s National Day, cre

2018-05-20

Happy Birthday to Paraguay!

Asunción, the capital and largest city of Paraguay. *Photo from Wikipedia May 14 is Paraguay’s Flag Day,

2018-05-14

Happy Birthday to Romania!

Bucharest, the capital and largest city of Romania. *Photo from Wikipedia May 10 is the Independence Day or Ki

2018-05-09

Happy Birthday to Togo!

Dancers in Togo. *Photo from Wikipedia April 27 is the Independence Day, celebrates the independence of Togo f

2018-04-27

Happy Birthday to Tanzania!

The market in Dar es Salaam, the former capital as well as the most populous city in Tanzania. *Photo from Wik

2018-04-26

Happy Birthday to Senegal!

A street market in Senegal. *Photo from Wikipedia April 4 is the Independence Day, celebrates the independence

2018-04-04

O-tsukimi

Yoko Kawakami My Eyes Tokyo E/J Translator   This year’s crazy hot summer seems to be ending in Jap

2015-09-25

Obon

  Yoko Kawakami My Eyes Tokyo E/J Translator   Summer vacation time for Japanese people is approaching. I

2015-08-10

Doyo-no-ushi-no-hi

  Yoko Kawakami My Eyes Tokyo E/J Translator   Have you ever seen lots of pieces of packed fatty eels, pi

2015-07-24

Natsu

Taken by Hiroko Sakamoto     Daniel Penso My Eyes Tokyo Columnist/Proofreader/Translator   Today, I’

2015-07-13

Do you know “Tanabata”?

Yoko Kawakami My Eyes Tokyo E/J Translator     You may see this kind of colorful sight when you visit Jap

2015-07-07

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