Why Japanese Don't Like Foreigners Living in Japan

30 oct. 2020
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10 Reasons Why Japanese Don't Like Foreigners Living in Japan. It’s probably fair to say that visiting Japan as a tourist compared to living and working in Japan is a very different experience. It’s no longer all about visiting cool sites and eating awesome food, Foreign residents quickly become part of the daily grind with every other Japanese person living here. And what a lot of foreigners don’t realize is there are quite a lot of unwritten rules when living in Japan in order to help keep it a pleasant society, until maybe it’s too late. The idea behind this video is to share some interesting unwritten rules I’ve personally come across to help anyone planning on living in Japan to avoid being thought of as a rude foreigner.
As always, these are general rules in Japan, nothing is absolute in this world, everyone is different and reactions from Japanese will vary on how sensitive they are to these rules. Some Japanese dislike this behavior quite a bit while some Japanese maybe okay with it. I am speaking in general terms. The point of this video is to help foreigners, who plan to live in Japan or maybe recently moved to Japan, understand what the regular Japanese culture and Japanese customs are so that they don't come off rude without knowing it. I hope this helps as a Japan guide. As always, let me know how it compares to your culture.
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  • tokyozebra.com/tz If you want to see what's going on in my life, check-out my Tokyo Zebra channel tokyozebra.com/merch Help support the channel and get my Tokyo Merch paolofrom.tokyo/discord Connect with my Japan Discord community for Japan travel questions Get 10% off (save up to $44!) your own authentic Japanese snack box from Bokksu using my link: ​bit.ly/3kIpvnD and code PAOLO10

    Paolo fromTOKYOPaolo fromTOKYOAcum 4 luni
    • @bage lucky right... it looks like the title is misleading and clickbait actually... I don't want this youtuber do something like undermining Japan's reputation cuz compared with other countries in Asia, Japan is not that xenophobic at all. Or rather, as a country open to the rest of world earlier, the Japanese are living very well with foreigners side by side

      Ronn RonRonn RonAcum 10 Zile
    • Φ roworld.info/done/video/uKu_e2enisinj6Q

      santzero santonesantzero santoneAcum 12 Zile
    • @bage lucky totally agree with you.

      & Sydney& SydneyAcum 12 Zile
    • 46

      League Of SculptLeague Of SculptAcum 15 Zile
    • Iam from Czech Republic and here is no such rules it completely shocked me that Japanese peoples are more cultured than us

      Daweres LPDaweres LPAcum 20 Zile
  • Fuck Logan Paul .|.

    BelzHeartBelzHeartAcum 28 minute
  • I think people coming into my country illegally are rude

    Tron_23Tron_23Acum 3 ore
  • I think japanese people are rude for speaking such a difficult language. I am german, so I shouldn't complain but even german isn't as fucked up as their language. It's as if japanese people don't want to communicate with other people at all.

    GysarGysarAcum 4 ore
  • Damn I had chopsticks with my panda express and lick the chopsticks lmao

    Courtney WCourtney WAcum 4 ore
  • Based

    MuflieFoxMuflieFoxAcum 6 ore
  • I thing, I won't have a problem with taking of my shoes, becouse in our country we do it, too. But we just put our shoes behind the door or somewhere like that. 😁✌️

    Anna PůlpánováAnna PůlpánováAcum 9 ore
  • A lot of common sense and basic human decency in Japanese culture it seems.

    LEGIO XIIILEGIO XIIIAcum 9 ore
  • Janan is a beautiful country.

    Marie SimmonsMarie SimmonsAcum 9 ore
    • where is Janan?

      Original GamingOriginal GamingAcum 9 ore
  • Because Japanese people are racist?

    Daniel JaykayDaniel JaykayAcum 11 ore
    • @Daniel Jaykay LOLLLLLLL

      Original GamingOriginal GamingAcum 3 ore
    • @Original Gaming go play final fantasy XIV online and get forced to play in Japanese server because there isn't an Australian or Nee Zealand server. And u would know how bad it really is. They kick u from the party just because u are non Japanese speaking and treat u like dirt.

      Daniel JaykayDaniel JaykayAcum 4 ore
    • lollllllllll

      Original GamingOriginal GamingAcum 9 ore
  • I guess the Chinese spitting and nose picking does not go down well then

    peter Grahamepeter GrahameAcum 11 ore
    • like ur dumbass?

      Original GamingOriginal GamingAcum 9 ore
  • Thanks good to know

    Zik SudZik SudAcum 13 ore
  • Foreigners do not respect local rules and culture

    Zik SudZik SudAcum 14 ore
  • How to give back gift?

    MrKaypwnzMrKaypwnzAcum 14 ore
  • I can relate to some of this but not all. It is considered bad manners in Northern Ireland to lick your knife when eating and wearing sunglasses at a funeral would also be seen as not proper. It is the custom for the new neighbour to be given a welcome to the neighbourhood. They may be given flowers and we have special cards with Good Luck in your New Home on them. To be honest I have never seen anyone squeeze meat but certain fruit etc wouldn't be frowned upon as long as it's done gently. Things like pears if you like them softer and they're going to be washed before eating anyway. Being upfront with your friends is seen as better here rather than being 2 faced and talking about them behind their back, that would be classed as bad manners. We also bring gifts back when we go away on holiday to friends and family. It has also become more of a custom here to give money to the bride and groom but some have a wedding gift list at a particular shop or shops which you can pick from. It is custom for it to have a range of different prices of gifts to pick from, to accommodate people's economic conditions. It would be seen as bad manners for the list to be all of items of high cost. We also have to book holidays from work as far as advanced as possible, usually at the beginning of the year, this is to make sure that there will be enough staff cover etc. Of course things can happen that take you unawares and you might need a couple of days off unexpectedly. It would be seen as bad manners to complain about this as you might be faced with the unexpected at some time also. We all have different customs it mean one culture is any better mannered or worse than the other. We just have to respect each other and the world will be a better place

    Kerry QuinnKerry QuinnAcum 15 ore
  • 2:00 "....no matter what, I'm taking August off." Spain: "Yes." Everyone deserves rest.

    G SG SAcum 15 ore
  • So the Japanese are reasonable and polite? And they expect others to participate? How dare they!

    David Von FakenameDavid Von FakenameAcum 16 ore
  • Because they are either American or Chinese.

    White CoyoteWhite CoyoteAcum o Zi
  • I live in a Caribbean island, born and raised, we have big issues with crime, juvenile delinquency, poor education, dilapidated infrastructure, low employment, terrible economy and a society divided along lines of class and race. I can fully understand why many Japanese would be weary of foreigners. They have a peaceful, harmonious and well ordered society and the introduction of a substantial number of foreigners there would destroy the way of life their ancestors fought and died to build for their descendants.

    rajesh roshanrajesh roshanAcum o Zi
  • If I was Japanese I would not want foreigners residing in my beautiful country. Its a big world go some where else.

    Michael KranyakMichael KranyakAcum o Zi
  • aka common sense being considerate, something that's lacking in western countries. it's all about me me me me me.

    Dixon NormusDixon NormusAcum o Zi
  • Japan for the Japanese.

    Douglas WayneDouglas WayneAcum o Zi
  • Oh crap, licking my hashi is the only way I know to get the natto strings off without them winding up on my face.

    diemos09diemos09Acum o Zi
  • If you receive cash as a wedding gift do you send a gift back?

    briezzy365briezzy365Acum o Zi
  • I was literally licking a chop stick 🤣 (I used to stir my coffee in my own home)

    briezzy365briezzy365Acum o Zi
  • Everything reason you give for Japanese work culture (and what I know about medicine) are the exact solutions that would’ve prevented me from going nuts.

    briezzy365briezzy365Acum o Zi
  • The holiday part was crazy to me. I can't imagine asking my coworkers it they're ok with me taking a week off.

    Jim SmithJim SmithAcum o Zi
  • An yet they love to come live in America an we don’t say shit

    _Monty97_Monty97Acum o Zi
  • greeting the neighbours is a very taboo thing to do in sweden especially in the bigger cities but on the countryside its different becuase it may be so that you only have 2 neighbours in a 10km radius

    WrongWrongAcum o Zi
  • Such rich culture in Japanese society still. Fascinating.

    Philly PhlipPhilly PhlipAcum o Zi
  • I’ve got Japan on my post COVID list and have no issue with nearly all these cultural rules etc but I do find it interesting that as considerate as they are for others that the slurping while eating isn’t considered rude...I’m not a snob and I’ve travelled to a wide variety of countries but the slurping makes me scream internally and have to skip or mute that in Japanese vlogs lol

    Polly AnnaPolly AnnaAcum o Zi
  • Good vid mate, question, can I reject or say no to a gift? Sounds like a hassle with the 30 per cent thingy.

    chicken in a breadpanchicken in a breadpanAcum o Zi
  • In Japan, all of these things are seen as normal for most people. I think that there is no such thing as wrong culture. The country’s culture is shaped from when humans started living in that area. Western culture is very different from Japanese culture. The manners in Japan goes down to extreme details sometimes, and you have to get used to it. People is Japan work as a group, not as individuals most times. There is a problem of people working too hard tho...

    TԋҽCσριҽԃVιɾυʂTԋҽCσριҽԃVιɾυʂAcum o Zi
  • Foreigners: **exists** Japanese people: Why is this invented

    PopplioGamingPopplioGamingAcum o Zi
  • I feel the same way when your people come to my country to live. Andivenever left my country before. So fair is fair I suppose. :)

    Teri StirlingTeri StirlingAcum o Zi
  • i heard in Japan that the women are not treated the same way as men in terms of equality, they are perceived to be old fashioned, to cook, wash etc for men... is that true

    sunny19886sunny19886Acum o Zi
  • Working in Japan seems like a nightmare. O.o

    Look OutLook OutAcum o Zi
  • They aren't racist. They just discriminate against every foreigner and not specific race

    Cyp RCyp RAcum o Zi
    • @Layhee Whittaker That's how they think as a natural patriots. They didn't want foreigners who came to Japan to have their country's wealth

      Cyp RCyp RAcum o Zi
    • That's still wrong

      Layhee WhittakerLayhee WhittakerAcum o Zi
  • You're just jealous because a lot of people right now are moving to Japan. You don't want them to move to Japan. C'mon.

    Aleth BonifacioAleth BonifacioAcum o Zi
  • God, so repressed

    True LeafTrue LeafAcum o Zi
  • OH NOOOO! I MESSED UP!! I WAS INVITED BY A NEW FRIEND TO COME TO HIS HOUSE. I THOUGHT IT STRANGE BECAUSE I WAS NOT A GIRLFRIEND, ETC., BUT HIS FATHER WAS A RACE CAR DRIVER AND HE WAS VERY AMERICANIZED. I HAD LEARNED ENOUGH JAPANESE TO CHAT, BUT WHEN MY FRIEND LEFT FOR A CLASS, I WAS LEFT ALONE WITH HIS MOM. AWKWARD!! I DID NOT PREPARE ENOUGH FOR A CONVERSATION WITH HER. THANK GOODNESS FOR MY TRUSTY DICTIONARY... BEFORE... THE DAYS OF THE INTERNET! I DID BRING A GIFT. I CANNOT REMEMBER WHAT IT WAS... BUT SHE GAVE ME THIS BEAUTIFUL LACQUERED BLACK AND RED TISSUE BOX. IT IS RUDE TO LOOK UP COSTS OF GIFTS IN AMERICA! SO I NEVER THOUGHT OF DOING THAT! SHOULD I HAVE LOOKED IT UP AND RETURNED ANOTHER GIFT? HOW LONG DOES THE GIFT GIVING CHAIN CONTINUE? HA HA! NOW THE CHOPSTICKS THING! THAT IS GROSS! PEOPLE SHOULD HAVE COMMON SENSE ABOUT THAT AND JUST WATCH WHAT LOCAL PEOPLE DO. MY GOODNESS! 👅🥢

    Ichikirei Number One BeautyIchikirei Number One BeautyAcum o Zi
  • BECAUSE THEY ARE RUDE!.....

    Ichikirei Number One BeautyIchikirei Number One BeautyAcum o Zi
  • Japan is the negation of natural human behaviour. Very sad society in my opinion. Blocked on every level of mental comfort.

    Mordref TrueoneMordref TrueoneAcum o Zi
  • That's funny. In my community we bring gifts (usually a food item) to new move-ins and introduce ourselves.

    D. JensenD. JensenAcum o Zi
  • Re. New neighbours: The onus here is/was on neighbours to give a card, small gift to the new person as an excuse to introduce themselves and needless to say find out who you are. After that they will probably never talk to you again 😁 Most of the other things are common (or were anyway) here in U.K. licking chopsticks just like licking your knife. Having said that I’ve seen adults who can’t even use a knife and fork these days.

    nor 08nor 08Acum o Zi
  • Not all foreigners

    Sumo3_5252Sumo3_5252Acum 2 Zile
  • I’m from Australia and don’t like Japanese living here but yeh

    Lincoln HuxstepLincoln HuxstepAcum 2 Zile
  • Wow I am learning a lot with you about Japan, thank you for the videos.

    Lot Dominguez CastellónLot Dominguez CastellónAcum 2 Zile
  • Interesting story. I liked. It is better to give 700 $ for a wedding

    ELMAN GMELMAN GMAcum 2 Zile
  • I would always leave work @6pm but not really, I went one floor up wait 10 minutes for my Nippon staff to leave and then go down again to resume my work. You can never get it right...but as long as you do your research and show that you are trying most stuff is forgiven.

    wekker090wekker090Acum 2 Zile
  • I was curious if the dog pees on the grass, do you still need to wash it down?

    Cool Kat1003Cool Kat1003Acum 2 Zile
  • But isnt informing ur co workers just human decenicy ?

    Lev WinLev WinAcum 2 Zile
  • Though I am very likely never going to visit Japan. I realize that I would fit so well in this society. Minus few tweaks and I would fit right in this fascinating society. Let to the side the language (I would need a intensive course for years). which I barely understand. Since I fell under the charm of Japan (decades ago) I may have taken a lot of habits myself as my knowledge and interest grew. Ultimately. I wanted to move to Japan but never had the guts. Now too old to start a new life altogether, I'm just going to say that these videos are fantastic and I enjoy them very much. Thank you.

    Samy FaySamy FayAcum 2 Zile
  • thank you paolo, as a japanese person, im happy you notice and explained the difference between the rules between touring and becoming a citizen as a forienger

    悪魔結石悪魔結石Acum 2 Zile
  • I find all the rules are fair to me, look how the people are respectful there, and look how the roads are clean. the respect and the manners there made me feel like a wild animal the first time I visited.

    YossYossAcum 2 Zile
  • I feel sad for this guy, he probably got slapped so many times

    Abir AhmedAbir AhmedAcum 2 Zile
  • Living in Japan be like you are playing the game on the World Class mode

    Abir AhmedAbir AhmedAcum 2 Zile
  • A country where it’s actually acceptable to admit you hate foreigners living there? Cool

    P TP TAcum 2 Zile
  • Not me , I’m Never rude when I come into someone else’s country. Not this black man, especially when I practice karate in Japan. I love Kyoto Japan, Look at my channel

    THOMASLEE GARDYTHOMASLEE GARDYAcum 2 Zile
  • some small thing about sweden. dont take money for water. it will insult a swed deeply

    kalle bollkalle bollAcum 2 Zile
  • Of course how did we europeans came to the idea to lick our fork or spoon after the food. Disgusting

    Ma BaMa BaAcum 2 Zile
  • As a foreigner, I appreciate Japan's sense of xenophobia.

    weirdshibainuweirdshibainuAcum 2 Zile
  • I think americans could learn a thing or two from Japan .... A lot of people don't have proper manners or be clean

    CL4P7RAP dnbCL4P7RAP dnbAcum 2 Zile
  • Those unspoken rules are reasonable to be honest.

    Norman AckermannNorman AckermannAcum 2 Zile
  • I’m Japanese. And For me I totally don agree “ foreigners living in Japan is rude” we are so welcome you to live in JAPAN!

    Leo KariLeo KariAcum 2 Zile
    • NO thank you! anyway

      DESTRUCTION BAYDESTRUCTION BAYAcum 2 Zile
    • Thank you

      MeTaliczMeTaliczAcum 2 Zile
  • That's mean they will also think that you are rude too

    Min etlaVMin etlaVAcum 2 Zile
  • No.9 is actually rude in my country because gifting should be sincere and you aren't supposed to expect something in return.

    Keyboard WarriorKeyboard WarriorAcum 2 Zile
  • **me licking chopsticks** Japanese people: And I took that personally.

    Keyboard WarriorKeyboard WarriorAcum 2 Zile
    • 😂😂😂😂

      Jenny From the BlockJenny From the BlockAcum o Zi
  • 私は日本人です。学生です。 そんな私視点からコメントをここに残しておきます。 私の場合、家族である父は完全に休みが決められています。なので、同僚と相談して休みを確認するという動作は頻繁には無いです。 ただ体調を崩した際は同僚、そして上司に連絡して調整させてもらっています。 【そもそも「日本の会社員」とは言っても一口に幅が広すぎるのです】 休みを簡単にとれる仕事(ここではそういう仕事を分担したチーム)の種類によっては、「明日は休みなので俺は休みますね。じゃあ!」といって休むことも出来ます。 会社関係の休みに関して、結論を言うと《簡単に休める会社員もいる。でも、仲間と相談して休みを調整する会社員が日本には多い》 こんな感じですね。 次にお土産に関して何ですが……。 これ、サムネイルのように「いらっと」はしませんね。 あっても無くてもどっちでもいいです。 お土産なんて親切心で買うものなので、義理とかで貰っても美味しくないです。気まずいです。 どのみちあっても無くても、イラっとはしないと思いますので、そんなに怖がらないで。。。。。 簡単な話、貴方がお土産を買って渡してあげたい。そんな気持ちがあれば買って渡せばいいのではないでしょうか。強制ではないですよ(≧▽≦) 次に近所の慣習。これは最近の若者はしないですね。 でも結婚してそこに長い間住むことになると「近所にお家を建てる事になりました。〇〇と言います」的な挨拶はする。でもしない人も偶にいる。 そういうしない人はお仕事の都合上、色んなところに引っ越さなければいけない家庭かもしれないので、そんなに嫌悪感は示さないで欲しいかな。 この挨拶からご近所付き合いで仲が良くなることもあれば、別に何事も無く疎遠となるケースもある。 そんな両方のケースがあるので、君たちが日本に来て一軒家などを建てて暮らすと仮定するのなら、挨拶はした方が良いと思うよ。 動画でも言っている通り、この文化は田舎の方に多いね。 だから僕は一軒家という表現を使ったんだ。都会のほとんどはマンションだからね。マンションに住むにあたって、ご近所なんかに挨拶しないよ( ´∀` ) なので別に近所に挨拶をしないからと言って、日本人がイラっとすることは無いから安心して。イラっとすることは無いからね!! 話が少しそれるけど、日本人の多くは外国人恐怖症みたいな感じなんだ。 でも君たちが日本に来て、日本の文化に馴染もうと努力しているのを見ると応援したくなる…。 努力する人を応援したくなるのは当たり前かもしれないけどね。 言いたいことは、外国人だから。それだけで差別するようなことは無いよ。 話は戻るけど、自分がここに住む!となった時に、近所に挨拶をすることはあるよ。 ただ、ギフトを渡すかは人によるから別になくても問題無いよ。 特に初対面であったらギフトを渡す必要なんて日本人同士でもあまり無いからね。 それとこの近所に挨拶をすると言うのは、田舎(一軒家)の場合のケースが多いという事も忘れずに。 【人の家に尋ねた時は靴を揃える。】 ↑ これが今までの話の中で一番大事かもしれない。 他の人の家にお邪魔する際に、玄関の靴はしっかり揃えた方がいいよ!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! 【一度とった食品を元に戻す。】 ↑ その品を見たいと思ってその商品を手に取り、品定めした結果戻すなどは全然やっても大丈夫だよ!!!! でも熟した果物を手に取って、万が一傷付けてしまった場合は戻さないで買ってしまう日本人が多いかも。 そこは日本人のモラルなのかな。 自分が製品に傷を付けてしまった場合のみ、その製品は自分が買いますよ。 でも服の解れや、元々その商品が壊れてる!!などの場合は店員さんを呼んだ方が良いですよ。 なので触った商品食品を元に戻す。などの行為は、特に不快にはならないよ。心配しないでヾ(・ω・`) 【箸を舐める】普通に家でやります。 箸を舐めるというよりは、箸をしゃぶる方がマナー違反ですね。少しだけ箸を舐めるぐらいであれば大丈夫だと思いますよ。 光の速度で舌👅を動かせば誰にも気づくことはありません。 犬のおしっこに関しては分からない。 うんちの場合は、ビニール袋と小さめのスコップを持って散歩する人が過半数。 後はルールを守らない少数派の人達かな。どちらにせよルールは守って欲しい。 犬のおしっこは…僕の一概では何とも言えない。 最後の結婚式のしきたりも僕はまだ学生なので分からないです。 日本人がイラっとする時は日本にいるのに日本のルールを守ろうとしない人だと思います。 ので、日本の文化に馴染もうとしてくれる人は受け入れられることが多いです。 正直僕がこんな公の場でここまで言っていいのか分からないです。 でも間違って欲しくないので、ここにコメントを残しておきます。 僕は日本が好きですし、日本が好きな海外の方も大好きです。 これからも頼むぜ。相棒。

    蘭琉レーズン蘭琉レーズンAcum 2 Zile
  • Japan looks cool just not very welcoming and the work culture seems so fun, nobody has time for reproduction.

    xanthony00xanthony00Acum 2 Zile
  • Question, unless Japan is printing money all the time, aren't they going to run out of New bills for wedding gifts?

    Qualified IdiotsQualified IdiotsAcum 2 Zile
  • If I promise not to touch the fruit, may I laugh at the "Don't finger the peaches" Sign?

    Qualified IdiotsQualified IdiotsAcum 2 Zile
  • News Flash: Asians have been dubbed the least welcomed visitors in any state.

    PeterPeliPeterPeliAcum 3 Zile
  • Some of these sound really rude and dumb. I love Japan and your channel but they need to relax.

    Left CoastLeft CoastAcum 3 Zile
  • $300 Aw nah I’m sick that day 😂

    RevyRevyAcum 3 Zile
  • Omiyagi sounds like a fun idea. Expensive gifts for friends' weddings, etc.? Now I realize why I'm a social introvert. It is more prosperous.

    Cape FoxCape FoxAcum 3 Zile
  • How come Japanese can cannot like foreigners but Americans can't?

    A&T ProductionsA&T ProductionsAcum 3 Zile
  • Yikes lmao

    s ms mAcum 3 Zile
  • In India, we say "Gand Marao". XD

    Otaku-SamaOtaku-SamaAcum 3 Zile
  • Japanese are so civilized and polite it amazes me. The west seems so barbaric and unpolite in comparison to japan. Sadly the respect for elders and others seem to decreasing in the last dekade. I see people in europe when someone has an emergency they dont even care or only a few are willing to help or call an ambulance. There was even a case where one old man was lying unconcious near an ATM machine and nobody ever helped like 5 people completly ignored him. In germany if you dont help while you whitnissing someone is in danger or need emergency, you do nothing for example you will get punished because its a crime to not help. Yep we even need a LAW to bring people to actually help others. Thats the disadvantage in our society where the individual is more important than the group.

    CthightCthightAcum 3 Zile
  • have a plan to visit but now maybe reconsider

    Dragon VDragon VAcum 3 Zile
  • Cool very interesting info thank u .

    Original SecretOriginal SecretAcum 3 Zile
  • Yeah they don't want Us to move and live in their country. BUT it's ok for them to move to our country. Maybe the people of the world should just live and work in their own country's. The country they was BORN in. Now going to visit to see other countries. To get a different experience. That's ok. BUT must return to the country they was born in. And when you go to another country on vacation you must change out your money to their money.

    Ron FrancisRon FrancisAcum 3 Zile
  • .... I didn’t even have to deal with half of this stuff while I stayed in Japan. Though I didn’t know about the no touching the food unless you want it though yet somehow I’ve always felt it was rude to touch the food anyways if you’re just going to put it back. I was always self conscious with what I picked up and would not put it back because I would feel guilty. Besides I was always afraid of poking a hole through the plastic because I’m so heavy handed when handling stuff 😂

    Hedgehog Journey To GodHedgehog Journey To GodAcum 3 Zile
  • I wouldn't even want to go there in the first place 🤷‍♂️

    ForteForteAcum 3 Zile
    • Save the money and save the mental health

      DESTRUCTION BAYDESTRUCTION BAYAcum 3 Zile
  • I really was considering moving to Japan but after this, I think the trouble is not worth it. Wouldn’t want to live in a country where freedom of anything/everything (that is not within strict rules) is frowned upon. Like the fact that I have to put others needs before my own, including my own (mental) health is a big NO. And imagineeee not being able to stand up for yourself when someone is being rude. Hell no!

    mnicky100mnicky100Acum 3 Zile
  • I think your videos are great but some of those rules are so stupid that my dream as a kid to visit Japan is definitely over !!

    Luciano PaschoaliniLuciano PaschoaliniAcum 3 Zile
  • I saw a video saying that even japanese peeps themselves dont like omiyage well for some.

    Carlos AnchetaCarlos AnchetaAcum 3 Zile
  • When I was younger I dream to be able to live in japan. Like most it was lead by my love of anime. I am now 26 and from all the things I have learned about Japan I don't think I would live there even if someone payed me. The amount of backward thinking that japanese people have is just. For one why should I go without vacation because my coworkers don't want to take one and then I'm the rude one for taking it, also what's this waste of water with washing dogs pee away when it can just be done by the rain, dude it's so stupid. Don't mean to criticize them but as someone from the western world I love my individuality to much to live in a country's who's moto is to hammer down the nail that sticks out.

    Jorge GutierrezJorge GutierrezAcum 3 Zile
  • I’m don’t live in Japan and I’m not Japanese and even I can tell you why. Because foreigners SUCK and ruin everything! It’s that simple.

    Fight Ostin FightFight Ostin FightAcum 3 Zile
  • 普通にしてればみんな優しいよ^_^

    坂上田村麻呂坂上田村麻呂Acum 3 Zile
  • First time I’m hearing about cleaning up dog urine but I think its very cool! Maybe not useful when youre in a forest or a field but a very good solution to smell in urban areas

    J MJ MAcum 3 Zile
  • a country where the level of suicide at its best don t ask why? individuality is not a quality i guess i love my country a lot today

    Riviere MarcRiviere MarcAcum 3 Zile
  • I can only say that I agree with the Japanese people: they are at home and want to maintain their customs and preserve their culture and society, improving where possible and keeping the beauty and goodness of their tradition. Why, in other parts of the world, isn't that the case?

    Moriko S.Moriko S.Acum 3 Zile
    • @Yamcha Z welcome to the club. -_-

      Moriko S.Moriko S.Acum 3 Zile
    • If people did same thing as japan. They will be called racist.

      Yamcha ZYamcha ZAcum 3 Zile
  • Ya I ask and plan with my colleagues to go on leave and bring something to eat after the vacation. Keeping footwear out is a must also here in India. I like people has to wash even pee of dog, need to be made a law globally. But f@#k Japan I am gonna feel and squeeze fruits and veg before buying it 😋.

    Magnus SuraMagnus SuraAcum 3 Zile
  • if i had to double think about how gracefully my shoes get off my feet....

    joseph-mario pelerinjoseph-mario pelerinAcum 3 Zile
  • You shouldnt inform the "ignorants" they think they are better than you. They think they cannot be disliked by nonwhites. Please stop telling them.

    TheYlroTheYlroAcum 4 Zile
  • if the foreigner from south est asia, i think we dont have much problem. but if the foreigner from the west, or other parts of the world, something must be fine tuned a little bit. hahaha

    Mohd MulysaMohd MulysaAcum 4 Zile
  • 1-мясо на полке в магазине уже трогали сотрудники при выкладке! 2-Привозить угощение после отпуска!? а что если отпуск экстремальный - я был на Эвересте мне привезти кусок льда🤨или всю неделю я проспал в кровати мне подушку подарит🤣

    Frankie CalsoneFrankie CalsoneAcum 4 Zile
  • Wow, so you surveyed every single Japanese person? Must have been tough.

    KayheychKayheychAcum 4 Zile
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