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This torii gate was built in front of Hakone Shrine to commemorate the Treaty of Peace which Japan concluded with 48 nations to formally end World War II.
Despite the ongoing nuclear crisis in Fukushima Japan, 8,367,872 tourists visited Japan in 2012.  Here a women is given directions on the grounds of the Imperial Palace in Tokyo.
A man gives his dog a generous amount of freedom while walking in the scenic area of Shimizu Ward in Shizuoka City, Japan.
Jumping on the stairs of Pont Alexandre III in Paris on a cold and grey day.
Cattle passing through the desert at Khuri, Rajasthan.
A sunset in the Mojave Desert.
The sun is unable to completely melt the snow at the top of Mount Komagatake before it sets on November 12th, 2013.
A man stops for a smoke looking over Mansei Bridge, a solemn reminder of Tokyo before WWII.
A team of local musicians and dancers performing on the desert at Khuri,Rajasthan.
It's time to close...

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The never-ending journey

Canon EOS 600D
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Tokyo's "phantom station" has been given a commercial makeover allowing visitors to reminisce about the past on the old platform. JR Manseibashi Staion was officially closed on November 1, 1943.
Japanese salarymen ditch their business suits on Sundays and get some well deserved R & R.
The Guardian...

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The gloomy clouds lingering over Mount Fuji fail to spoil the view from the top of nearby Mount Komagatake.
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A little girl showing her acrobatic feats at the Golden Fort, Jaisalmer, Rajasthan.
Blue City children at their afternoon playtime.
A veiled woman coming out of her house at Blue City area of Jodhpur, Rajasthan.
Early morning traffic of camel carts in a Rajasthan desert.
11th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
Tokyo's "phantom station" has been given a commercial makeover allowing visitors to reminisce about the past on the old platform. JR Manseibashi Staion was officially closed on November 1, 1943.

Tokyo's "phantom station" has been given a commercial makeover allowing visitors to reminisce about the past on the old platform. JR Manseibashi Staion was officially closed on November 1, 1943.

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