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CJ100 The National Diet Building and Cherry Blossoms 桜と国会
SynopsisThe National Diet Building is the center of Japan's politics, which is in Nagata-cho, Tokyo. It features a pyramid-like tower in its center. The cherry blossoms in front of the building are beautiful in spring.
Keyword: The National Diet Building, Tokyo, cherry blossom, spring
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CJ41 Plastic Food Samples
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