Every country has a stereotype – some good, some bad. This is especailly true for Japan – what we all know about Japan come from our exposure Japanese cartoons and Hollywood produced moves – which give us an impression that Japan is eternally animated and happy.
But real Japan is truly more than just Godzilla and Sailor Moon. Here are 20 amazing street photographs that capture the truth about Japan, that not very many people know about – even people who have visited Japan umpteenth times. So, if you’ve never been to Japan these pictures will make you want to go. And if you have been before then they’ll make you want to go again. Just don’t forget to bring extra batteries for your camera!