@JoAnn Hines Speaking of vending machines, I'm sure you've seen this one - spectacular! Makes me want to go to Japan just to try it out!

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Kanagawa - I like the randomness of the vending machines in a quiet neighbourhood. Wish we had that in my country.

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Japanese Vending Machines In Japan, vending machines are known as jidō-hanbaiki (自動販売機) from jidō, or "automatic"; hanbai, or "vending"; and ki, or "machine", jihanki (自販機) for short. Vending machines are also commonly used in casual restaurants to sell meal tickets, similar to automats: one purchases a meal ticket from a vending machine, then presents the ticket to a server, who then prepares and serves the meal. These are referred to as 食券機 (shokkenki, "food ticket machine"). Art by…

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Eat from Japanese Vending Machines (13 Cool Things to Do in Tokyo Japan).

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This $90,000 vending machine called “The Chef’s Farm” can grow 60 heads of lettuce a day using florescent light bulbs.

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I need one of these in my living room with an auto refill setting - Meiji vending machine. Japan.

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