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Posted on 3/04/2009 02:43:00 PM

Toy & Strawberry Trains In Japan

The Japanese have taken the idea of ‘child-friendly public transport’ to the next level with these 2 beauties, both designed by Eiji Mitooka. He was the artistic force behind ‘omoden’ (toy train) and ‘ichigo ec’ (strawberry train), a couple of regional trains which travel on a daily basis on the 14.3km Kishigawa line in Japan.

Both trains contain hundreds of toys, TV screens showing cartoons, immaculately clean wooden flooring and cots for younger children.

And here’s the ’strawberry train’ which runs on the same line…

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anney on Mar 4, 2009, 11:35:00 PM  

Wow! I wish we had trains like these! Gorgeous!

richard on Mar 5, 2009, 1:20:00 PM  

Nice train..I hope to see it for real..here we dont have that kin of friend...hehhehe hope we have it here too...

Keep on smiling...

Sera Melinda on Mar 5, 2009, 2:00:00 PM  

Hi Anney & Richard,
Yeah I wish we had one like that in Indonesia, like u wish to have it in Philippines.

But if there were one, I don't think Indonesian ppl could take good care of it. My bad....