The All Blacks' humility off the field has been a highlight of their Rugby World Cup in Japan, and they continue to raise the bar.

A candid photo posted to the All Blacks' Instagram account showed the team unpacking their own bags after arriving in Beppu.

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It quickly captured the attention of fans.

The act of packing, and unpacking bags onto the team bus is an example of showing that no person is bigger than the team.

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"I do think the picture speaks volumes," said Twitter user Tim Rice. "If you want to go fast, go alone, if you want to go far, go together."

"Humbleness and teamwork, a brutal combination," an Instagram user posted.

On tour in Japan, the All Blacks have been seen dining out, performing music and dancing on television shows.

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The All Blacks also won praise following their win over Namibia, with Namibian players and staff lauding the team for their show of sportsmanship during - and after - their Pool B clash.

Fullback Ben Smith revealed how the All Blacks insisted on visiting the Namibian changing rooms to check in with their players, most of whom are still amateurs.

"It was a good demonstration of why you play footy - catching up with them after the game in the changing room," Smith said.

"Some of them have jobs that they work nine to five and I think they were just excited to get out there and be involved in a World Cup.

"That's the beauty of the game, to get in the changing room and to share a drink with them and have a bit of a yarn and a catchup on how they're enjoying the tournament and what it means to them to be here. It brings a bit of perspective to the game and what it's all about."


The teams were also seen bowing to the packed Tokyo crowd shortly after the final whistle.

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