Wheat flour imported with the permission of the American troops has been used to make bread. The daily ration is three loaves of bread a day. When Japan faces an acute shortage of rice, white bread with such a fine-grained texture really gives an edge to our appetite.
Underwater: manta rays, the most graceful swimmer in the Okinawa oceans
Drone shot: autumn at Onuma Quasi-National Park in Hokkaido
Amazing rocket launch moments in Japan
Festivals in Japan: Aomori Nebuta Festival
Underwater: northern sea lions flock to a tiny island