The stop sign “Tomare”


A stop sign at an intersection.

In Japan, whether walking, cycling or even driving a car for example, it’s very important to know a signal called “Tomare” 止まれ It is imperative to stop, equivalent to the stop sign. Usually found everywhere as a traffic sign or written large on the pavement of the streets, and depending on the signal is intended for drivers of motor vehicles, or people who ride bicycles.


On the floor always find an easily visible size.

It is very important to obey this signal, because in Japan in many areas the streets are narrow and there is little visibility.


This signal is for bikes to stop.


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