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Pasmo & Suica & money talk

I was so surprised to know that only 3 percent of all transactions in Sweden are made by cash.  It is almost a cashless economy. But Japan is moving to the cashless society, too.  In fact, the number of 1 yen coins, 5 yen coins and 50 … Continue reading

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Shiogo’s suspension bridge and a steam locomotive

This bridge is located in Shizuoka prefecture.  It is the longest suspension bridge (the length: 220m) across Oi river.  It is famous because you can see an SL running below. It swung so much when people were walking on that a family before us gave up. A steam … Continue reading

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