Here is another special metro design featuring the anime characters that Japanese love so much. Not sure how they make it that those appear randomly for a short period, not sure whether this is sponsoring, advertising, seasonal program from Tokyo Metro, or what. Anyone has an explanation?
So the typhoon was bigger than we thought last monday, it is very confusing here in Japan when you get a typhoon, the structures are so good that you don’t really feel the strength and feel very secure. Now, I realise that Chiba was very affected and that many people are still without power or […]
Everyone who comes to Tokyo for the 1st time has this on his list of things to do. and it is impressive. After 3 years, I don’t really pay attention any more as I walk there at least a couple of times a week to go to the gym but it is a crazy thing […]
Because of the density of population and the commuting time that can be extreme in the large metropolis in Japan, people have developed a very efficient system of queues on platforms. You should not use your mobile phone on the train, have them on silent mode at any time. Imagine if everyone was going to […]
Taking the metro in Tokyo is an experience in itself if you are coming from Europe. The metro is a lot more packed but also a lot more civilised. At any given time of the day, it will be busy! Peak Hours for businessmen is usually around 21h30 once they left the office and finished […]