Tokyo (Un)explained Book Project: TokyoBookProject_Mingasson_0020

TOKYO -MAY 2017: Bicycles on a supermarket parking lot. Urban bicycling culture is prevalent in Japanese cities, where commuters, salarymen in suit and and house wifes zoom between pedestrians on the sidewalks -rarely wearing a helmet. It is not rare to spot a mother with two or three kids and groceries zipping along on a large bicycle, often using electric assist (photo Gilles Mingasson).

TOKYO -MAY 2017: Bicycles on a supermarket parking lot. Urban bicycling culture is prevalent in Japanese cities, where commuters, salarymen in suit and and house wifes zoom between pedestrians on the sidewalks -rarely wearing a helmet. It is not rare to spot a mother with two or three kids and groceries zipping along on a large bicycle, often using electric assist (photo Gilles Mingasson).