Japan: Don't flaunt your tattoos

Posted by Fodor's Editors on March 30, 2010 at 2:00:00 AM EDT | Post a Comment

These personal expressions are strictly forbidden in many hot springs and other palaces because of the association between tattoos and the yakuza (Japanese mafia). Some places even post signs reading "People with tattoos are not allowed".

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