Japan may be a small country, but you may have seen how advanced their technology is by now. Not just that, everything in Japan seems to be really cool!
From super clean streets, disciplined citizens, advanced technology, and many more, anyone would be thrilled to experience life in this country.
From robotic suitcases to smartphone wipe dispensers, you’d be surprised to see a whole new world with these 53 amazing inventions that you can only find in Japan!
If you’ve been to Japan, share your experience with these inventions!
1. Their manhole covers that are both functional and beautiful
2. They have over 300 scramble intersections that allow pedestrians to cross the street diagonally
3. Not only do people park inside the lines, they all back into their spots to make parking lots safer
4. ATMs have cane holders to accommodate Japan’s aging populating
5. They’ve built a futuristic “cemetary” where creamated remains take up very little space
6. Machines generate handwritten text so you look like you took the time to write a letter
7. Japanese toilets will wash and warm your bum as well as play music or white noise so no one can hear your business
8. You can find machines that recycle shredded office paper into toilet paper
9. They have a system that shows which bathroom stalls are vacant or occupied so you don’t have to peer under every door
10. They have face covers in fitting rooms so you don’t get oil or makeup on clothing you haven’t purchased
11. Japanese fans stayed after a FIFA game to help clean up – and were happy to do it
12. Parents can find baby holders in public bathroom stalls so they can use both hands
13. Some of their toilets let you wash your hands over the tank so it can be reused in the next flush
14. Instead of having janitors, Japanese students tidy their schools to learn responsibility and respect for their surroundings
15. Supermarkets have object scanners that reduce the need for stickers and bar codes
16. Tourist attractions have phone stands so you can take a timed photo that isn’t a terrible selfie