Out and About Socializing with peers – Horoscope vs blood type
Customs Separate rubbish – Cans and bottles, plastic, paper, other burnable
Customs Refrain from using mobile phone in public areas such as public transportation, restaurants, hospitals, etc.
Customs Other things to remember: – Tap water is safe – Electric current is 100 volts – Emergency number: 110 (police) 119 (fire/ambulance) – Bring cash (fewer pin-machines than in the Netherlands) >> post office – Not all mobile phones will work! -> no GSM (newer phones, smartphones)
Language 3 alphabets – Kanji, hiragana, katakana – 2136 kanji 私はコーヒーを飲みます watashi ha kohi wo nomimasu (I’ll have coffee)