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Saturday, December 31, 2011

Pre-New Year's hoopla/Предновогодняя суета

Today is the last day of 2011, and the New Year celebration is big in Japan. The store was packed with people, but it was also packed with all kinds of food! Here are some pictures.

Сегодня последний день 2011-го года, и Новый Год для японцев является одним из самых важных праздников. В магазине люди покупают разные вкусности к праздничному столу. Магазин подготовился к наплыву покупателей, даже кажется что это совсем другой магазин, и хочется попробовать все.




The parking lot is busier than usual, so there are police officers regulating traffic to allow pedestrians to pass between their cars and the store.

На парковке машин гораздо больше, чем обычно, и поэтому на пешеходных переходах стоят регулировщики движения, которые следят за тем, пешеходы спокойно передвигались между своими машинами и магазином.


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