Move To Japan, Money, Culture
Why You Should Always Bring Cash With You in Japan

Why You Should Always Bring Cash With You in Japan

Jan 10, 2020

Japan is one of the most high-tech countries in the world with arguably the most advanced toilet... Read More...

Christmas, Culture
Japanese Winter Gifts

Japanese Winter Gifts

Jan 13, 2020

The holidays are coming and during this season, though Christmas, as we know it in the west, is not ... Read More...

Culture
2019 in Japan Quiz

2019 in Japan Quiz

Jan 9, 2020

Let's celebrate the new year/decade with a quiz! Test your 2019 Japan knowledge!   [st... Read More...

Weddings
Planning a Wedding in Japan as a Foreigner

Planning a Wedding in Japan as a Foreigner

Jan 7, 2020

According to the Ministry of Health, Labour, and Welfare, 607,000 couples got married in Japan i... Read More...

Culture
Harajuku and Takeshita Street: Changing times and culture, is it a mere facade of what it was?

Harajuku and Takeshita Street: Changing times and culture, is it a mere facade of what it was?

Dec 30, 2019

  Young Japanese in colorful, vibrant costumes roam the streets of Harajuku. At the fore... Read More...

Historical Events, Culture
Japan: From an Isolated Country to a Foreigner Friendly Country

Japan: From an Isolated Country to a Foreigner Friendly Country

Dec 23, 2019

Japan:From Isolation to Adaptation In 2019, if you are riding a train in Tokyo while reading t... Read More...

Others, Culture
The Decades Old Faces in Japanese Wanted Posters

The Decades Old Faces in Japanese Wanted Posters

Dec 20, 2019

Today, we’re going to dive into a topic most people have never thought of (I should mention that I a... Read More...

Culture
Koedo: “Little Edo” 30 minutes from Tokyo!

Koedo: “Little Edo” 30 minutes from Tokyo!

Dec 17, 2019

Koedo: “Little Edo” 30 minutes from Tokyo! Anyone planning to travel to Japan must have once ... Read More...

Historical Events
The History of The Land of The Rising Sun: Medieval to Pre-Modern

The History of The Land of The Rising Sun: Medieval to Pre-Modern

Dec 14, 2019

The History of The Land of The Rising Sun: Medieval to Pre-Modern Japan Picking up from our last ... Read More...

Food, Shopping / Service, Culture
Pocky – A Must-Buy Souvenir From Japan

Pocky – A Must-Buy Souvenir From Japan

Dec 11, 2019

What do you think of first when you hear Japanese snacks? For me, it is definitely Pocky (Mikado ... Read More...

Others, Culture
Architecture in Tokyo: The Most Awe-Inspiring Buildings

Architecture in Tokyo: The Most Awe-Inspiring Buildings

Dec 8, 2019

Tokyo is a hub for modern and contemporary architecture. The rich history of Japan influences the de... Read More...

Work, Culture
Freeters. Are Furita Becoming a Problem in Japan?

Freeters. Are Furita Becoming a Problem in Japan?

Dec 5, 2019

Are Furita a Problem in Japan. What Does “Freeter” Mean? Freeters or Furita (フリーター) is a term u... Read More...

Historical Events
The History of The Land of The Rising Sun: Prehistoric – Classical

The History of The Land of The Rising Sun: Prehistoric – Classical

Dec 2, 2019

The History of The Land of The Rising Sun: Prehistoric to Classical Japan Japan has had a long,... Read More...

Entertainment, Culture
Citypop – The Genre of Everlasting Optimism that Time Forgot

Citypop – The Genre of Everlasting Optimism that Time Forgot

Nov 26, 2019

City Pop, シティーポップ, shitī poppu Born within the boom of late 1970’s Japan, after shaking off the d... Read More...

Arts, Entertainment, Culture
Enka Music: A Japanese Tradition

Enka Music: A Japanese Tradition

Nov 23, 2019

Credits: https://pixabay.com/ja/illustrations/女性-顔-反映-エレガンス-1003240/   Hi y’all! Do y... Read More...

Work, Culture
Work traditions in Japan: Why the ‘omiyage’ tradition should be worldwide?

Work traditions in Japan: Why the ‘omiyage’ tradition should be worldwide?

Nov 20, 2019

  Why is omiyage an essential work tradition in Japan?   As globalization sweeps ... Read More...

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