Rapid Travel Chai - Japan Tip: Upside Down Maps

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    Stare at a dense Japanese map in a subway for a while and you may start to think everything is upside down. You may be right. While I have seen this occasionally in some other Asian countries, Japan regularly orientates north in whichever way the mapmaker wanted. Usually it seems to be aligned with...
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