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TOKYO STRAWBERRY PARADISE

Strawberries are always popular! January 15th is Japan’s Strawberry Day, because of a clever pun in Japanese – 1 and 5 are read separately as ‘ichi’ and ‘go’, resulting in ‘ichigo’, the Japanese word for ‘strawberry’. This favorite fruit of spring heralds the season as early as January with limited edition sweets in convenience stores, restaurants and cafes. (photo credit: THE CAPITOL HOTEL TOKYU)

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