Sure, that could be a rabbit on a lead.
Hello, I am Sam, and I am a Brit dwelling in London. I like to journey, and I’ve ALWAYS wished to go to Japan!
I’ve forged my thoughts again to my pre-Covid journey, and put collectively a listing of informal observations about Japan/Tokyo that I believed had been price mentioning.
There are these lorries that drive round loudly enjoying music, presumably for promotional functions.
There are specific eating places the place you possibly can order through a merchandising machine!
You should purchase sandwiches with the crusts already minimize off!
You typically get somewhat basket in a restaurant to retailer your belongings in whilst you sit and eat.
The site visitors cones we noticed had been wayyy extra thrilling than ours.
Some locations have particular slippers to put on in the bathroom for hygiene causes. I am advised folks additionally do the identical at residence!
Individuals do not simply take their canine for a stroll!
Most shops in Tokyo will clip your buying bag along with tape as a proof-of-purchase.
Individuals cycle on the pavement in addition to the highway.
Comfort shops have a really wild vary of drinks, together with this fluorescent inexperienced melon soda, which I turned hooked on.
The entire nation is obsessive about cute issues e.g. kittens, puppies, rabbits, mice.
Practice seats could be rotated within the path of journey in your pleasure.
There are these flat wood flip-flops referred to as “geta” (much like clogs), which Japanese folks generally put on.
You may’t smoke simply wherever – there are these designated cages on the road for people who smoke.
95% of the bathrooms are ~tremendous~ fancy, with plenty of buttons to reinforce your toilet-going expertise!
There are these “maid cafes” the place younger ladies gown up in maid outfits and serve you foods and drinks.
And at last, when a practice pulls right into a tube station, an lovely little jingle performs over the tannoy.
Bonus: I HAD to incorporate this level about masks, which I wrote again in 2019… And naturally, everybody wears face masks for causes as various as desirous to keep away from air air pollution, allergens, or germs, and even desirous to cowl up a spot or blemish!
Anyway, hope to see you once more quickly, Japan!!! 🇯🇵♥️🇯🇵♥️🇯🇵
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