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3 Japanese Healthy Foods To Try This Autumn

Devil’s tongue, daikon, and shiitake: what are they, and what are they good for? Read on to learn about three Japanese superfoods you should try this autumn!

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Shonan and Enoshima

Want an easy beach getaway from Tokyo? Shonan is located about 30 minutes from Yokohama by train. There’s lots to do as you soak in the summer rays and spend…

Expensive fruits in Japan

Oddly shaped, well-cushioned, and protected in fancy packaging – fruits in Japan can shock tourists because of their hefty price tags. But are they truly worth it? Let’s find out. 

How to Dispose of Bulk Garbage in Japan

Did you know that you need to pay to get rid of trash in Japan; hence, many opt to give away second-hand items instead of throwing them out because of…

Visit Fussa, Tokyo’s “Little America”

Looking for an interesting day trip within Tokyo? Wanna take a stab at American-style karaoke? Take a trip to Fussa, a town in Western Tokyo heavily influenced by Yokota Air…

Baseball in Japan

Baseball, known as 野球yakyuu, is a popular summer event in Japan, loved by both young and old! Read this article to find out about the history dating back to the…

Foreigner Friendly Apartments and Share Houses in Japan.

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3 Simple Ways To Start Saving Fast in Japan

Looking for straightforward ways to save some cash while living your best life in Japan? Here are three simple tips that’ll get some extra money in your pocket pronto!

Family Restaurants in Japan

What’s the appeal of family restaurants in Japan? In line with their name, family restaurants target families, but are also popular among students, young people, and workers on their way…

Osaka’s “New World” Shinsekai

Osaka has a lot to offer in the form of delicious food and fun, but for lovers of photography and fried foods, Shinsekai may be your perfect playground for Insta-worthy…

How to survive the Kafunsho (Hay Fever)

There’s only one phrase to describe kafunsho or hay fever in Japan: it sucks! From the symptoms to the lack of energy to do anything, this condition can really take…

A Deep Dive into Nakano Broadway

When you think about anime and gaming culture in Japan, it’s likely that Akihabara is the first thing that comes to mind. But actually, there is something quite like it…

Buying essential equipment for your home in Japan

Moving into your new apartment or home in Japan and needing essential appliances like a fridge, washing machine, or oven? You’d be surprised that some of these big-ticket items are…

Spring Break in Okinawa

Are you wanting a nice springtime getaway, and looking for a perfect spot? Want to feel like you’ve gotten away but stay within Japan? Okinawa is the place to go!…