#395 Cigarettes

Now, I’m not condoning smoking here… but you can’t ignore how smoker friendly Japan is.

IMG_9385

Smoking sections are available in almost all bars and restaurants. 

(Which isn’t so great if you want to eat dinner without feeling like you’re in an ashtray)

Airports and office buildings have well ventilated smoking rooms.

smorking_img01

Even the Shinkansen bullet train has a smoking room.

Smoking on the street is prohibited, so streets and parks are clean and you don’t have to breathe nasty second hand smoke outside.

In convenience stores the cigarettes are labelled by number and also display price, nicotine levels and other information.

b0221143_252341

Also, there are a variety of cigarettes and promotions.

IMG_9386

Like flavoured cigarettes and packs with free coffee or lighters.

And let’s not forget those old anti-smoking manner ads!

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s