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Torii – An Icon of Japan

When visiting or seeing images of Japan, one of the most iconic symbols is definately the torii gate. With their vermilion colour and beautiful architecture, these gates create an air of awe and inspiration among many. What are Torii? Torii (鳥居 - literally meaning 'bird abode') are traditional Japanese gates found at the entrance or… Continue reading Torii – An Icon of Japan

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