Japan’s Signs – The funny, strange or just unusual
Japanese signs are unique in their design, often using cartoon figures and sometimes incorporating elements of anime (the animation used in Japanese comic books).
Signs are cute, colorful and often pretty funny. Sometimes their English does not make much sense or words are miss pelt.
They’re also a reflection of modern Japanese society and culture.
I recently spent 6 weeks in Japan. Here are some of my favorite signs that I photographed during my time in Japan (including my sarcastic comments;)).