Originally Posted by jasonbvr
A bit of a side note, Japan is not the second richest country in the world. They have the second largest economy by GDP. The richest measured by per capita are 1. Luxembourg 2. Norway 3. USA, Japan is 14th.
They do still hold the treasured number one spot for most expensive country to live in as far as I know.
And Nyororin makes a good point in noting that one yen is a cent. Some ALT's I know like to call them yennies like pennies in the States. You can literally snap a yen in half with your fingers and I was told that they even float in water.
yeah but i was meaning economy ^^
whats so expensive in japan ? except things like marriages and funerals..