Map of Japan showing Tōkyō.

Travel Logistics in Japan

Finding Your Way Around Japan

Learn about the Point and Call system used to almost completely eliminate errors in the Japanese train system.

Learn why traffic signals used to be blue and some old ones still are.

Learn how to find locations using Japan's unusual address scheme.

Unlike the way things were in the 1990s, smoking is restricted in Japan.

The hanko seal systems makes far more sense than sloppy pen scrawls for signatures.

See how many cities design custom manhole covers.

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