Quote Japan

Interesting, odd, outrageous or informative quotes about Japan

Transport- Quotes about getting around Japan (trains, shinkansen etc.)

“Human tetris”
Commuter time nightmares, as described by Laurent on Saw You on the Flipside blog, www.lo-la.co.uk

“Some [people] will even charter a special train with tatami-mat cars and go nowhere in particular, just party in locomotive style” The Japanese love of trains knows no limits! A train driving game was also top of the computer game charts at one time. Insight Guides Japan

“The pictures showed things that were particularly unpleasant for women, such as chest hair. It was decided that showing them things they didn’t want to see was sexual harassment.” A JR statement on deciding to take down a poster advertising a festival in Iwate

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