Tuna auction at Tsukiji

Around 9 o’clock in the evening tuna from around the globe starts to arrive in Tsukiji. About 3000 tuna are sold here every day. More than 75% of tuna that passes through Tsukiji is frozen, caught in distant oceans such as the coast of Ireland or near the Maldives. Fresh Read more…

The Sacred Deer of Nara Park

Nara is an ancient capital of Japan, where traditional beliefs and religious rituals have been preserved over centuries. Nara lies close to Osaka and Kyoto, 370 kilometers west of Tokyo, and its surrounded by nature. There is a special animal connected with the sacred places of worship in Nara, the Read more…