Tag Archive: Japan

Eerie Pictures Of An Abandoned Sex Motel Thought To Be Haunted By Ghosts

A SERIES of eerie photographs reveal the dishevelled remains of an abandoned sex motel thought to be haunted by ghosts. Previously known as a rendezvous for secret lovers’ meetings and a discrete place to hide extramarital affairs, the desolate Fuurin…
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The ghost towns of Fukushima

Three years after Japan’s nuclear disaster, residents are allowed home only once a month… and cannot stay overnight In March 2011 the world watched in horror as a powerful earthquake rocked Japan, before a deadly tsunami swept ashore, washing away…
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Poor little panda who got stuck up a tree

They spend most of their day eating bamboo and snoozing. But as this young panda proves, there’s still plenty of time for a spot of gymnastics despite the busy schedule. Photographer Mitsuaki Iwago was able to capture the moment the…
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Japan, Libya, Egypt: We picks biggest events of 2011

In March Japan was shaken by a devastating earthquake and half an hour later a disastrous tsunami hit the north-eastern coast of the country smashing buildings and wiping away whole towns. The subsequent meltdown of the nuclear reactor at Fukushima…
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Supercar Crash Creates £2m Of Scrap Metal

A multiple car crash in Japan has created an estimated £2m of scrap metal. Twelve of the 14 cars involved in the accident near Shimonoseki were supercars – including eight Ferraris, two Mercedes and a Lamborghini. Reports suggest the crash…
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Britain Crowned World’s Top Football/Soccer Freestyler

A British teenager has been crowned the world freestyle football champion after wowing judges with his impeccable ball skills. Andrew Henderson, from Cornwall, beat rivals from Brazil, Spain and Japan to win the inaugural World Freestyle Football Championships (WFFC) Tour…
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