Japan, a country made from an archipelago off the coast of East Asia, is well-known for its unique and proud culture. The Japanese have a certain way of doing things that may seem quirky to some, but this vibrant and successful nation can certainly teach others a thing or two about innovation, imagination, family values and respect for others.
We here at Bored Panda have compiled a follow-up list of the weird and wonderful cultural practices that make Japan just so Japanese. You can find part 1 here, and if these posts don't make you want to visit Japan immediately then there's always the gorgeous scenery, delicious food, fascinating history, skiing and more!
Scroll down below to check out the list for yourself, and let us know what you think in the comments!