Japan - not just another country, but another world
The facts that prove that Japan is a very unique country.
Japan - a wonderful country. Advanced technology there side by side with the ancient traditions of regulated behavior. For Europeans, a lot of everyday things Japanese in wonder. We've put together 10 facts that prove that the country of the Rising Sun - not just another country, but another world.
The men forward. | Photo: thegolfclub.info.
It so happened that in Japanese society belong to the dominant role of men. The institutions and organizations first serve men. Shop sales, first greet a man and then a woman. The cafe by men the first to make the order and the first to get a drink, and then served the ladies.
2. Dependence on gadgets
The mass obsession with gadgets. | Photo: www.flickr.com.
Japanese doctors are sounding the alarm, because in this technologically advanced country, the role of electronics exceeded all permissible levels. Modern young people in this country, do not part with your phone, they literally walk buried in the screens of smartphones. According Novate.ru, to date, the problem is so acute that, in Japan, created a network of specialized rehabilitation centers where gadzhetozavisimyh treated like drug addicts.
3. Knee-length skirts and
Japanese women against the tights. | Photo: Bada.Net.Ru.
According Novate.ru, Japanese schoolgirl does not wear tights. Even in the snowy cold days you can see the crowd of girls going to school in socks and skirts. Incidentally, the length of skirts are directly dependent on the age of the student: the older the woman, the shorter the skirt. And yes, the stockings are an important and essential attribute of school uniforms.
Tipping in Japan establishments. | Photo: katyaburg.ru.
In Japan, not really to tip. Moreover, the extra money left for the service, in this country perceived as an insult. The fact is that as long as the customer pays the designated amount, it is on par with the dealer or service personnel. While money is left top, discount service, and are perceived as handouts. Thank someone and not to offend can only be by means of a present: chocolate or a souvenir.
The massive trends in Japan. | Photo: Brilicious - Brilio.
Fashion trends in Japan as typhoon: raid quickly and just as quickly fade. However, while the product is popular, it paid a lot of money. Trend in Japan could be anything from an unusual meal to armpits painting. Usually the popularity does not last more than a year, and two already and no one remembers the once fashionable thing. Nevertheless, at the time of the boom in a certain product it makes huge money, because for him queues of those wishing to get a fancy gadgets.
The age of consent. | Photo: Classmates.
Having reached the age of 13 years, a girl can legally agree to intimacy. Yes, the age of consent in Japan - 13 years.
Sexual harassment. | Photo: Umkra.
Japanese voyeurs. I feel the girls in public places for men as a kind of sport. Because of numerous complaints in towns even launched subway cars, designed exclusively for women. But this does not help, because you can become a victim of a voyeur at the mall or in the middle of a busy street.
8. Country suicides
The high suicide rate. | Photo: Tengrinews.kz.
Japan - a true leader in the world in the number of suicides. To commit suicide so that there can be for the company or with the whole family, if the main man so decides. According to statistics, the daily life of a voluntary withdrawal of 60 Japanese. The most common cause of suicide becomes tired because of the processing.
Note: after the Second World War, in 1950, Prime Minister Shigeru Yoshida prioritizes post-war economic recovery. He agreed with the large corporations that they have provided jobs for life in response to employee loyalty. It is because of the fact that you can not resign voluntarily, some very tired workers are choosing suicide.
The crystal clear ditches. | Photo: Peekaboo.
In Japan gutters clean so that fish swim there. From this Japanese chips just crazy and tourists with an interest in stopping the channel to enjoy the beautiful fish. And the Japanese themselves look after the fish, because if they die or disappear, then things are bad.
Character according to blood group. | Photo: Dnepr hour.
Also, as we define the character of the horoscope, in Japan it is done according to blood group. The people of this country believe that the blood has a direct impact on the character and destiny. So they all know their blood group and can easily inquire about it at the person they want.