Trivia: Which of these items can you find in vending machines in Japan?

Aug 16, 2021


Which of these items can you find in vending machines in Japan (you can select more than one)?

a) costumes

b) flowers

c) rice

d) umbrellas

e) batteries

d) underwear

e) soup stock


The answer is… all of the above! Japanese vending machines sell literally anything from drinks and food to clothing items. You can find pretty much anything you can imagine in a vending machine. While most of the vending machines are very convenient, there are many mysterious vending machines that sell old toys and snacks when you go to a less populated areas. It is said that there are around 5 million vending machines in Japan!

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