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(Japan, Aug 20 - Sep 19, 2011)

November 18, 2010

Bog Blog 2: A modern classic

In one of the subway stations in Nagoya I finally came across a different toilet, a modern take on an old classic. This is the traditional style of Japanese toilet, that which you will most likely come across in the less-developed parts of the country.

Modern classic Japanese toilet

Essentially it is a flushable version of a hole in the ground. How you position yourself as to not soil your trousers I am not sure. I imagine it takes some getting used, but I have no intention of finding out... Nevertheless, we have progress, and there is hope for more!

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