Kevin takes a look back at the Great Hanshin Earthquake and how it affected the city he has called home for his entire time in Japan.
By Kevin O'Shea on January 27, 2015
You probably won’t find a weird vending machine or professional geisha, roaming the streets of Tokyo.
By Grace Buchele Mineta on January 26, 2015
Double consciousness creates an element of conflict within us, as we struggle to reconcile our identity as a foreigner and as someone living in Japan.
By Eric Burton on January 26, 2015
Arashi tickets are notoriously hard to get, unless you’re willing to spend a lot of money.
By Bernie Low on January 25, 2015
Need to furnish your new home in Japan? GaijinPot’s how-to guide has the best places to find quality and affordable furniture in Japan.
By Rebecca Quin on January 25, 2015
Some common sense tips for dealing with the snowfall in Japan.
By Quincy B. Fox on January 24, 2015
Usokae, the bullfinch exchange ritual of Kameido Tenjin Shrine, Koto-ku, is held from 8:30 a.m. on January 24 ~ 25.
By Matthew Coslett on January 24, 2015
Check out these 5 alternative maid cafes and be a master of your domain.
By GaijinPot Commercial Partners on January 23, 2015
Satisfy your sweet cravings with healthy homemade banana bread
By Emma Crabtree on January 23, 2015
Mold is a serious health issue and is something you need to pay attention to.
By Kyle Von Lanken on January 22, 2015
Take a break and go on a walkabout around Osaka.
By Liam Carrigan on January 22, 2015
How does Japanese fast food stack up against Western style fast food?