Tuesday, 3 January 2012

Trains in Fukushima prefecture

Trains photographed at Kitakata station, in the Fukushima prefecture, the "red cow" is the mascotte of AizuWakamatsu area.  The other decoration represent a famous doctor of early XXth century in AizuWakamatsu town, named Noguchi Hideyo, he was a bacteriologist, he worked on treatments for syphilis and malaria, he won the nobel prize and for this reason he is represented on the 1,000 yen note.