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Tokyo 101: How to Order a Toasted Sandwich from a Vending Machine

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Updated: 31 March 2017

Japan takes the crown as having the highest density of vending machines in the world the quirky and strange machines are a sight to behold. TOKYO 101 takes us deeper into Japanese culture, giving us the essential guide to Tokyo life.

Toasted sandwich ホットサンド

Location: Ki ta-Ageo

Price: ¥200 ($1.77)
The toasted sandwich is a classic grab ‘n’ go vending machine essential. Wrapped in foil and served piping hot, for ¥200 (less than $2) this makes the perfect snack.