Home » Photos » Souvenir shopping in earnest

Souvenir shopping in earnest

Souvenir shopping in earnest

Whether a group, package tour or a private trip out of town, the custom of bringing back something representing that locale, eatable or decorative. Such o-miage have a long history and continue today. The spirit of gift-giving remains strong, much to the relief of many local small industries that produce and package the things.

July 1989 from 35 mm slides scanned in 12/2018.
Press L for full-screen view; Z (or click the image) for full-file size view.

(read more)

Photo taken on 9 December 2018 (© anthroview / Flickr)

Related tags :
 915, 916, sabae, takefu, echizen-shi, echizen city, hokuriku, fukui-ken, fukui prefecture, reihoku, rural japan, slide scan, scanned slides, 35mm
 

Echizen City Photos