Kyoto, Japan Travel Newswire (Page 6)

Kyoto, Japan Travel Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. Top travel photos of the weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2015 | Stuff.co.nz

    Relatives apply makeup to the face of a Tai Yai boy during the Poy Sang Long Festival in Mae Hong Son, Thailand. Poy Sang Long is a Buddhist novice ordination ceremony of the Shan people or Tai Yai, an ethnic group of Shan State in Myanmar and northern Thailand.

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  2. Okinawa Festival: Yoshimoto CEO Hiroshi Osaki Talks Second City, CAA CollaborationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2015 | Hollywood Reporter

    The seventh edition of the Okinawa International Movie Festival came to a close on Sunday and what was palpable was a big shift in focus. Backed by the giant Japanese entertainment group Yoshimoto Kyogo, OIMF has reinvented itself as a community orientated festival with entertainment generally, rather than movies specifically, its big attraction.

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  3. Bellagio Celebrates Japanese Culture with Vibrant Spring Conservatory ...Read the original story

    Mar 29, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Bellagio welcomes spring with a dynamic celebration of Japanese culture through two stunning exhibits showcasing the passion for nature and art in the Land of the Rising Sun. Bellagio's Conservatory & Botanical Gardens invites guests on a peaceful journey through the island nation's rich culture with its first Japanese-inspired display.

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  4. Rajasthan CM to visit Japan April 6-10Read the original story

    Mar 27, 2015 | Nerve News

    With an aim to attract investment in the state, Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje will travel to Japan April 6-10, an official statement said on Friday. The chief minister during her visit will meet senior business and political leaders and invite them to invest in Rajasthan, the statement said.

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  5. Special Screening: "KanZeOn"Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | The Foreign Correspondents' Club of Japan

    The Film Committee is pleased to host this special screening of the sumptuously photographed documentary "KanZeOn," coinciding with this month's launch of the Japan Sound Portrait, a project to create a crowd-sourced "sound map" of Japan to share with the world as the Tokyo 2020 Olympics approach. "KanZeOn" envelopes viewers in the sights and sounds of Japan, moving evocatively from forest to temple to mountaintop, celebrating the deep resonance of sound within Japanese cultural identity - its songs, stories, rituals, performances, faiths and traditions - and exploring the mysterious bonds between the ancient and modern, between the spiritual and sensory.

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  6. US 1st lady gets taste of Japan's ancient culture in Kyoto : March 21, 2015,Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2015 | Daily Times

    TOKYO: U.S. first lady Michelle Obama is wrapping up a visit to Japan with a taste of traditional culture in Kyoto, one of the country's ancient capitals. Mrs. Obama was visiting Kiyomizu-dera, a Buddhist temple founded in 780 on a forested hill overlooking the city and viewing a Noh performance Friday by local college students.

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  7. Next 25 ArticlesRead the original story

    Mar 20, 2015 | Lucianne.com

    The director of the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives is stepping down following controversy surrounding the agency's proposal to ban certain types of ammunition. The ATF announced Friday that Director B. Todd Jones is resigning at the end of the month "to pursue other opportunities in the private sector."

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  8. US First Lady Michelle Obama tries her hand on traditional Japanese drumRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2015 | Times of Oman

    U.S. first lady Michelle Obama beats a Japanese traditional taiko Drum with members from Akutagawa High School Taiko Club in front of the main gate as she visits Fushimi Inari Shinto Shrine in Kyoto, western Japan on Friday. Michelle Obama flew in to Japan on Wednesday for a three-day visit as part of the Let Girls Learn international girls education initiative.

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  9. Rental Cars for Michelle O'sKyoto Visit Cost $78,741Read the original story

    Mar 20, 2015 | Lucianne.com

    First Lady Michelle Obama's visit to a Buddhist Temple in Kyoto is costing taxpayers nearly $80,000 for rental cars, according to a government contract. Mrs. Obama, who is travelling to Japan and Cambodia for a girls' education initiative, will arrive in Kyoto, Japan, on Friday.

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  10. Michelle Obama rental cars cost $78,741 in Kyoto, JapanRead the original story

    Mar 20, 2015 | Washington Times

    First Lady Michelle Obama 's visit to a Buddhist Temple in Kyoto is costing taxpayers nearly $80,000 for rental cars, according to a government contract. Mrs. Obama , who is travelling to Japan and Cambodia for a girls' education initiative, will arrive in Kyoto , Japan, on Friday.

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  11. Michelle Obama beats drum for Japan tourist hotspotRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2015 | The Peninsula

    US First Lady Michelle Obama beat the drum for Japan on Friday -- literally -- as she tried her hand at traditional "taiko" drumming in the historic tourist hotspot of Kyoto. Winding up her three-day stay in the country, she picked up the cosh-like sticks players use to hit the huge drums in complex but hypnotic rhythms.

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  12. Rental cars for Michelle Obama's Kyoto visit cost nearly $80GRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2015 | Fox News

    First Lady Michelle Obama's visit to a Buddhist Temple in Kyoto is costing taxpayers nearly $80,000 for rental cars, according to a government contract. Mrs. Obama, who is travelling to Japan and Cambodia for a girls' education initiative, will arrive in Kyoto, Japan, on Friday.

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  13. US 1st lady gets taste of Japan's ancient culture in KyotoRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2015 | Denver Post

    U.S. first lady Michelle Obama was treated to a serene classical Noh performance and then tried the taiko drums as she ended her visit to Japan on Friday with a taste of traditional culture in Kyoto, one of the country's ancient capitals. Mrs. Obama viewed the Noh performance at Kiyomizu-dera, a Buddhist temple founded in 780 that is one of the most famous sights in Japan, sitting on a forested hill overlooking the city.

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  14. Sakura, more commonly known as cherry blossoms, bloom once spring begins in JapanRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | Phillymag.com

    Gyu-Kaku , a relatively new Japanese BBQ restaurant in Fairmount, is celebrating Sakura Fest by offering special deals on food and the chance for people to win prizes, gift cards and, maybe, a free trip to Japan. Sakura , is actually quite a lovely cherry blossom that blooms all over Japan to signify the start of Spring.

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  15. The Miracle of Japanese Manufacturing; Wandering Tamori; CM of the week: GLS JapanRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | The Japan Times

    Although Japan's talent for industrial innovation has lost some of its luster in recent years, Japanese products remain the envy of the world, and a new series, "Monozukuri Nihon no Kiseki" , takes in a wide range of design to prove it - so wide, in fact, that the series will be aired over five nights . Using a variety show format hosted by popular TBS announcer Shinichiro Azumi, the series focuses on a separate area of product design every night.

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  16. Michelle Obama meets Japan royalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2015 | Reuters

    NO REPORTER NARRATION U.S. first lady Michelle Obama met with Japanese Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko on Thursday as part of her three-day trip to Japan. Sporting a white and red floral dress with silver high-heels, Michelle Obama arrived at the Imperial Palace as a light drizzle fell over Tokyo.

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  17. In Japan, Michelle Obama Says Girls' Education Is in - Crisis'Read the original story

    Mar 18, 2015 | Bloomberg

    U.S. first lady Michelle Obama, right, talks to participants during the roundtable meeting as part of Japan-U.S. Joint Girls Education event at Iikura Guest House in Tokyo. -- Michelle Obama blamed attitudes toward women for a global failure to educate girls as she promoted her Let Girls Learn initiative in Tokyo on Thursday.

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  18. Michelle Obama Touts 'Let Girls Learn' Initiative in JapanRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2015 | Voice of America

    U.S. first lady Michelle Obama, center left, and Japanese counterpart Akie Abe, center right, talk with participants during the roundtable meeting as part of Japan-U.S. Joint Girls Education event at Iikura Guest House in Tokyo, Thursday, March 19, 2015. United States First Lady Michelle Obama is continuing her trip to Japan, where she is touting an initiative aimed at helping girls in developing countries finish their education.

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  19. Michelle Obama visits Japan to showcase girls' education aidRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2015 | Stars and Stripes

    U.S. first lady Michelle Obama is visiting Japan and Cambodia, who are among Asia's richest and poorest nations, to highlight cooperation on helping girls finish their educations. In Tokyo she plans to announce, along with Japanese first lady Akie Abe, a partnership supporting girls' education.

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  20. U.S. First Lady Michelle Obama Visits Japan, CambodiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2015 | Chosun Ilbo

    U.S. First Lady Michelle Obama has arrived in Japan for a three-day visit meant to highlight her global women's education initiative. Obama landed late Wednesday in the capital, Tokyo.

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