Only In Japan

John Daub, producer and creator of ONLY In JAPAN will educate us about Japan's strange and amazing culture; Each episode crafted with information and fun! 

$5,000 Mango at Auction - Japan is famous for it's luxury fruits sold at auction for ridiculous prices! But where does that value come from? Is it all a marketing stunt, or do they really taste that good? We see them in the stores and they're expensive.

Japan's Most Terrifying Bridge: Eshima Ohashi - It's been nicknamed the ROLLER COASTER BRIDGE because of it's super steep slope and appearance of being a bridge to the sky. That's the Eshima Ohashi Bridge straddling Shimane and Tottori prefecture in Japan.

Tokyo Capsule Hotel Experience - A real life capsule to sleep in. Staying in a capsule hotel in a Japanese city. It’s cheap and convenient but why do people actually stay?

What Japanese Prison Food is Like - Japan has some amazing prison food, which should be no surprise. Inmates are served healthy, nutritious meals of grilled fish, salads, rice and soup - which are actually healthier than most school lunches around the world! Would you like to try what prisoners eat? There's a prison in Hokkaido that serves authentic meals to the public.

Osaka's Flamethrower Street Food Chef - When a sushi chef meets a flamethrower, it creates the hottest street food restaurant in Osaka!  There's a chef who has been cooking by flamethrower for over 25 years and the food - is gourmet quality delicious!

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