Sure, that could be a rabbit on a lead.
Hello, I am Sam, and I am a Brit residing in London. I like to journey, and I’ve ALWAYS wished to go to Japan!
I’ve solid my thoughts again to my pre-Covid journey, and put collectively a listing of informal observations about Japan/Tokyo that I believed have 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 by way of a merchandising machine!
You should purchase sandwiches with the crusts already lower off!
You typically get a little bit basket in a restaurant to retailer your belongings in whilst you sit and eat.
In case you did not already know, Japan likes to maintain issues ~neat~.
The site visitors cones we noticed have been wayyy extra thrilling than ours.
Some locations have particular slippers to put on in the bathroom for hygiene causes. I am instructed folks additionally do the identical at dwelling!
Individuals do not simply take their canines for a stroll!
Most shops in Tokyo will clip your procuring bag along with tape as a proof-of-purchase.
Individuals cycle on the pavement in addition to the highway.
Comfort shops have a very wild vary of drinks, together with this fluorescent inexperienced melon soda, which I grew to become hooked on.
The entire nation is obsessive about cute issues e.g. kittens, puppies, rabbits, mice.
Prepare seats might be rotated within the course of journey on your pleasure.
There are these flat wood flip-flops referred to as “geta” (just like clogs), which Japanese folks generally put on.
You may’t smoke simply anyplace – there are these designated cages on the road for people who smoke.
95% of the bathrooms are ~tremendous~ fancy, with a number of buttons to boost your toilet-going expertise!
There are these “maid cafes” the place younger girls costume up in maid outfits and serve you foods and drinks.
And eventually, when a practice pulls right into a tube station, an cute 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 numerous as desirous to keep away from air air pollution, allergens, or germs, and even desirous to cowl up a spot or blemish!