We have a friend coming over from Canada this weekend and he is very tall – 6’ 4ish. He will probably have a tough time with the doors in Japan … This is a not-uncommon door frame height in older buildings.

2013 11 03 Mt Mitake_-92

2 thoughts on “EVEN I AM TALL IN JAPAN

  1. My husband is 6’4″ and had more than a few painful encounters with old Japanese door frames. Later we learnt the old Japanese standard for door frame was 6′. When one is half-asleep and sleep-walking to the loo, having to remember to duck at the door isn’t very easy…(=_=)

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