6 Weird Quirks of Japanese Culture

These things still puzzle me even after 36 years of living in Japan

Even though I’ve lived in Japan for over half my life, there are certain idiosyncrasies of the culture that still leave me speechless.

6. Drinking behavior

Whiskey bottles lined up on a bar. Getting drunk is not terribly shocking behavior in Japan.
Japanese whiskey. (Holdosi. Pixabay. No attribution required.)



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Diane Neill Tincher

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