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Quoting Peter Bleackley <[log in to unmask]>:

> Staving John Cowan:
> >Roger Mills scripsit:
> >
> > > Grids are BOring; mazes like Boston - London - Paris are beautiful.
> >
> >All very well, but when moving about on foot, there is an immense
> >advantage to knowing that if one is on 22nd St., 23rd St. may be
> >reached by walking in the canonical positive direction (north in
> >New York, west in Philadelphia).  Boston's system provides
> >easy navigation -- if you are a cow.
>
> I tended to get lost a lot more often in Kyoto than I did in Tokyo.

This isn't too informative to those of us unfamiliar with street layout and
naming principles in Tokyo and Kyoto. Elaborate?

                                                 Andreas