Personal Safety and Security

There are many things that pop into mind when the topic of Japan is brought up: food, technology, manga/anime, and also safety. Japan, overall, is a very safe country and the people are, usually, very respectful to personal belongings and security.

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Rules of Train Etiquette in Japan

Train etiquette in Japan truly should not be that difficult, yet things are never as easy as they should be. Every month, I tend see a group of foreigners, particularly tourists, who grandly screw up, such simple little things that tend to be common sense to most, bad enough to make me feel highly uncomfortable.

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