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Thursday, February 20, 2014
Thursday Snapshot: Matsushima Temple Figurines
Matsushima temple figurines for good luck in marriage.
We found these while on a tour of Matsushima in the fall of 2011. Famous for the series of small islands off-shore, the city was affected but not devastated by the March, 2011 earthquake and tsunami. (Some theories hold that the islands actually acted as a buffer when the tsunami rolled in.) Utterly charmed, we hope to return again.