Having previously shown us what living in Los Angeles and New York City is like through a series of perfectly-looped GIFs, artist James Curran has now brought Tokyo to life with another adorable collection of animations, this time based on his experiences while living in Japan for a month.

Tokyo Gifathon recreates 30 uniquely Japanese experiences‚ÄĒeverything from sumo wrestling, to vending machines, to sushi trains‚ÄĒusing a cheery animation style that could¬†make rooting around in a dumpster look like the most fun you could have in Tokyo. Why can‚Äôt everyone‚Äôs vacation videos be this enjoyable?

[Vimeo via Laughing Squid]