These Crazy Invention by Japanese people will blow your mind
Japan has always been popular for being technologically one step ahead the rest of the world. The unfavorable geographical and natural conditions of the country have made the Japanese an extremely inventive and efficient nation and there is nothing in the world, not even natural disasters that can destroy their discipline and hard work . If you ever go to Japan get ready for the culture shock and these following things can be part of it.
1 Crazy parking lots
As a relatively confined country, Japan is home to over 126 million people. Consequently, space-saving is one of the major issues the locals have to deal with and parking is no exception. If you drive to a shopping mall, you’ll probably come across a parking lot similar to this picture. This is a perfect way to manage the parking spots.
As far as ingredients go, the Japanese mayonnaise is not that different from any other part of the world, but it’s the prolific use of it that makes the Japanese mayonnaise strange to Western people. While most people typically use it on sandwiches, fries and hamburgers, the Japanese use their traditional Kewpie mayonnaise to flavor things like ice cream, potato chips, spaghetti sauce, noodles, and even pancakes.
3 Super protective umbrella
Rain and strong winds aren’t unusual in Japan, so the regular umbrellas are basically useless. The Japanese handled this uncomfortable situation with this type of umbrella – no more worries that you will get your back and legs wet.
4 Japanese Whiskey
This year the Japanese Whiskey won the first place as the best drink of the year, putting the Scottish on the second place. If you haven’t tasted it so far, you definitely should. It is available everywhere in all possible sizes. The Japanese whiskeys are rapidly gaining worldwide recognition for their quality. Suntory’s Hibiki brand has recently won multiple “World’s Best Whiskey” awards.
5 Subway chin rest
Maybe one of the most bizarre inventions, but it is Japanese so it is on this list. The Japanese people work very hard and work much more than the rest of the world with no more than ten days of paid holiday per year and no wonder they are extremely tired when they head home. Snoozing in the subway is a great idea, but they don’t always get to sit down. To have their heads comfortably supported, they may use this special gadget.
6 Ear explorer
This one is made for home use. And even though most people wouldn’t even dare to do this type of exam at home, the Japanese actually do. Thanks to this invention, you’ll know exactly where those big lumps of ear wax are hiding.
7 Popping pop
You like popping bubble bags? Okay, who doesn’t like to do that – it’s an addicting pass time and we adore it, although the bubble bags don’t last forever. Now Japanese went step further and invented this eternal popping thingy. The toy that constantly fills and re-fills bubbles in a sheet of bubble wrap is pretty popular and is a wonderful stress reliever. We want one!
8 Suicide Forrest
Yes, they have a forest for this type of activity. Officially called Aokigahara, the “Suicide Forest” is a 10 square km forest that lies at the base of Mount Fuji in Japan. The forest has such a dense tree distribution that it literally blocks wind, making it an exceptionally quiet and eerie place that for some reason has become a popular spot for suicides. Statistically, about 100 suicides occur here every year.
9 Capsule hotels
The Capsule hotel is probably the craziest Japanese invention ever. Introduced in 1979, these “hotels” have accommodation for a variety of customers ranging from traveling businessmen to drunken people who wouldn’t make it home safely. They look like some sort of space beds and are big enough for that – to have only a bed inside the capsule.