katriona_s (katriona_s) wrote,
katriona_s
katriona_s

on the train

We sometimes hear that the foreign visitors are surprised to see the passengers sleeping in the trains in Tokyo. I don't know if the foreigners are really surprised but it's true that Japanese passengers often nap on train benches.

When I visit Europe I never sleep on the local bus or trains even after the long day of sightseeing for safety's sake. But here, in Japanese commuter trains, yes I often nap... maybe the sway of the bus or train makes me sleepy especially with such summer heat.

Today I have been to somewhere in Tokyo to attend some business seminar. It's about 1 hour train journey to go there from my town Yokohama and I was sleeping SOUNDLY all the way (^^;)... but napping on the bench of train carriage is not the good way to rest, when I came home I felt I need to have a rest... (@_@)
Tags: daily life
Subscribe

  • November task

    Today after my Saturday house cleaning I have made my greeting cards - with my computer, then printer. It took all afternoon, but now I made them :)…

  • Sparrow tree

    Today it’s sunny again. In the early morning and late in the afternoon it’s chilly but during daytime it’s warm, the sky was totally blue without…

  • Sunny but chlly

    Again working at home. Again sunny day. On the lunchtime I took Krurun to the verandah, held her on my lap and brushed her. She doesn’t like it - the…

  • Post a new comment

    Error

    default userpic

    Your IP address will be recorded 

    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.
  • 9 comments