Well it’s that time of the year again, when the annual insanely cheap flights to Japan appear for a heart beat, then sell out before you can remember where you hid your credit card. Now you have to make the decision if this is the year to really get serious about paying off your HECS debt or just max out your credit on weird vending machine buys. Deep down we both know what you’re going to do, but if you did have any reservations Mike Matas’s photo montage of almost 4000 face melting Japanese moments might make up your mind.

One Week In Japan from Mike Matas on Vimeo.