There are vending machines for everything in Japan.  This one is for omikuji or random fortunes written on strips of paper.

There are vending machines for everything in Japan. This one is for omikuji or random fortunes written on strips of paper.

One thing that I spotted were the abundance of Vending Machines in Japan that one could buy almost anything from.  If you want beer for breakfast – just walk down the road and slot in a few yen, and you’ve got your carbohydrate intake for the day. Or if you wake up in the middle of the night, why not pop out for a quick drink?    But I never saw anyone staggering in the street in Japan.

One thing that I spotted were the abundance of Vending Machines in Japan that one could buy almost anything from. If you want beer for breakfast – just walk down the road and slot in a few yen, and you’ve got your carbohydrate intake for the day. Or if you wake up in the middle of the night, why not pop out for a quick drink? But I never saw anyone staggering in the street in Japan.

Why Vending Machines Are So Popular in #Japan? Via Kotaku.com  [Photo: Kotaro_915]  Yes, the number of vending machines in Japan borders on overkill. Sometimes, you come across machines that you wonder if anyone even uses. Abroad, city streets with rows and rows of vending machines are emblematic of the modern Japan. Go to Buddhist temples and Shinto shrines, and often, you'll also find vending machines.

Why Vending Machines Are So Popular in Japan

Why Vending Machines Are So Popular in #Japan? Via Kotaku.com [Photo: Kotaro_915] Yes, the number of vending machines in Japan borders on overkill. Sometimes, you come across machines that you wonder if anyone even uses. Abroad, city streets with rows and rows of vending machines are emblematic of the modern Japan. Go to Buddhist temples and Shinto shrines, and often, you'll also find vending machines.

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ViDEO★ Vending machines in Japan, explained ~ fun facts about vending machines in Japan, for drinks, food & other things like umbrellas, amazing vending machine services in Japan, so convenient...! don't you want to try~? ♪

In Japan there is one vending machine for every 23 people. That means there are more than 1 million machines in the greater Tokyo area. There seems to be no rhyme or reason to their placement. It's not unusual to find a machine in the middle of nowhere or a bank of 30 machines all together.

In Japan there is one vending machine for every 23 people. That means there are more than 1 million machines in the greater Tokyo area. There seems to be no rhyme or reason to their placement. It's not unusual to find a machine in the middle of nowhere or a bank of 30 machines all together.

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Vending machines in Japan. The red price labels mean they are hot drinks. Meaning the machine will warm it before it dispenses the bottle.

Vending machines in Japan. The red price labels mean they are hot drinks. Meaning the machine will warm it before it dispenses the bottle.

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