Have you ever wondered why Japanese women cover their mouth with their hand when they laugh or even smile?
By Yumi Nakata on July 5, 2015
Is it time for the video game industry to follow the movie industry and start pumping out remakes?
By Liam Carrigan on July 4, 2015
Canal City Hakata is a large shopping and entertainment complex in Fukuoka and is a must see on your visit to the city.
By James Darnbrook on July 3, 2015
The Gion Matsuri is a living symbol of Kyoto’s rich history and culture and is a must see festival in July.
By John Asano on July 2, 2015
Thou shall obey the 10 Karaoke Kommandments to ensure everyone has a good time.
By James Winovich on July 2, 2015
My trip down memory lane, into some of Kyoto’s finest sites was a great day trip away from Osaka.
By Liam Carrigan on July 1, 2015
Starting a business is fraught with mistakes. Learn how to turn those mistakes into a global company.
By Tim Romero on June 30, 2015
A couple of hidden food gems in the gritty tennoji neighborhood.
By Erik Luebs on June 29, 2015
Master these steps to make a good impression on a potential employer even before the interview has begun.
By Matthew Coslett on June 29, 2015
Every week we post our picks of upcoming events in Tokyo. If you would like your event listed here, contact the editor of GaijinPot.
By Leslie Lee III on June 29, 2015
The Hakata Gion Yamakasa Festival is held from July 1 to 15 at the Kushida Jinja Shrine, a Shinto shrine that is said to have been founded in 757 AD.
By John Asano on June 28, 2015
In this episode of the Just Japan Podcast, host Kevin O’Shea talks to Michael Gillan Peckitt about his experiences living in Japan as a disabled person.