Questions tagged [japan]

About bicycling in the country of Japan. For questions related to Japanese bicycle / component manufacturers (Shimano, Fuji, etc.) use their respective tags. For the sport of Keirin, use the keirin and racing tags.

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Can a child seat attached post-manufacture be as good an attachment as a manufacture installation?

I live in Japan. My wife has a regular good bicycle with a basket. I have a son who is 1 year and 8 months (he is 11 kilograms and is currently carried in a baby sling). My parents who live in ...
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Cycling into tunnels

I am planning a long trip in Japan (about 1400 km) in a hilly/mountain region. I already know there will be no cycling path and then I will have to share the road with cars. This is allowed by local ...
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How to turn right in Japan

In Japan, how are bicycles supposed to turn right? Apparently, new rules have been decided in 2015, and there is a specific way to turn to the right at a crossroad, depending whether there are ...