My pal Uji’s pre-Japan-trip annotations…

Ramen — a Japanese food that all Japanese people eat every day
http://img.blogs.yahoo.co.jp/ybi/1/f3/57/kappa_room/folder/1502492/img_1502492_56879336_0?1222775449

Natto gohan — a Japanese food that all Japanese people eat every morning. Rotten beans with raw egg on rice
http://pds.exblog.jp/pds/1/201101/31/04/b0163004_1362715.gif

An average Japanese street
http://taidaexchange.files.wordpress.com/2008/12/p1040431b.jpg

How to eat Sushi in Japan
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qCpbBVthD7o

Hiroshimayaki — a Japanese style pizza
http://image.rakuten.co.jp/furusato-meiten/cabinet/first/okonomi-new2.jpg

Nagasaki city
http://v2.cache8.c.bigcache.googleapis.com/static.panoramio.com/photos/original/48262540.jpg?redirect_counter=2

Akafuku — my favorite snack. good with bitter tea
http://bo-taka729.blog.so-net.ne.jp/_images/blog/_09e/bo-taka729/091031E8B5A4E7A68FE69CACE5BA97E38090E8B5A4E7A68FE9A48520E79B86E380911-d908b.JPG

Washlet — all Japanese toilets has this machine. You don’t have to do a lot of work there
http://i193.photobucket.com/albums/z187/japanesemie/washlets.jpg?t=1201965345

Japanese style software development
http://www.flickr.com/photos/workshop/3977966233/

I’ll stay mostly in the west but also stay in Tokyo for a couple days where there are M3+ earthquakes every day.

things that I cannot enjoy in japan:
http://www.trianglecafe.ca/misc/bcrdukes/jj_bean_cupping/jj_bean_cupping4.jpg

Whatcha think?