Thursday, 11 September 2008

In a Taxi 3


SuicaとPasmoとIcocaご利用いただけます
SuicaとPasmoとIcocaごりよういただけます
Suica, Pasmo and Icoca can be used.

All these are types of Radio Frequency electronic tickets. Suica also means watermelon, 西瓜 (すいか).

2 comments:

Louise Sand said...

What is a radio frequency electronic ticket?

Thanks for an great blog.
Louise Sand

phauna said...

It's just a type of electronic ticket. You can touch it to a little panel and the amount will be deducted automatically. You have to charge up the ticket with money before you use it though.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/RFID_tag