Japan and Asia explained

Why does Tokyo seem so instantly Asian when you first land, despite being a much more developed place than most Asian cities?

Smelly drains, brightly lit buildings, power lines, narrow streets, small cars, Chinese writing, open shop fronts, small shops, the smell of food everywhere, people eating at all hours of day and night, love of concrete constructions, elevated expressways etc. etc.

1 Comment

  1. CJ said,

    November 30, 2011 at 2:14 am

    Maybe because it IS part of Asia….

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