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March 8, 2015

Slicing Sushi at the Tsukiji Fish Market

A hands on tour through Japan’s largest fish market.

March 1, 2015

A Storied Life In Japan

As we celebrate 500 posts we look at what makes living in Japan unique.

February 25, 2015

GPod 27: Wrestling with the Wolf

On this episode of the GPod, Anthony Joh talks to Kris Wolf about the high flying world of professional female wrestling in Japan.

Cynthia Popper
January 5, 2015

GPod 26: The Model Startup with Cynthia Popper

Master your Blue Steel and start your modeling career in Japan.

January 2, 2015

The GaijinPot Bloggers!

A great year for the GaijinPot Blog and a big thanks to all our writers!

Japanese Businessman holding business card with Japan Flag
November 11, 2014

GPod 25: Disrupting Japan with Tim Romero

Anthony talks to serial entrepreneur Tim Romero about doing business in Japan.

October 31, 2014

This Halloween, Horror has No Face

Can a video game kill?

October 26, 2014

GPod 24: Working At A Host Club In Japan

It’s all fun and games until someone falls in love.

October 13, 2014

GPod 23: Finding Non Smoking Cafes In Tokyo

Dear Japan, just removing the ashtray does not make suddenly make it non-smoking.

October 1, 2014

50 Years Of The Shinkansen

It’s been fifty years since the first run of the Shinkansen brought the age of the bullet train to Japan.

September 26, 2014

2014 All Japan Model & Hobby Show

The 2014 All Japan Model & Hobby Show kicks off this weekend at Tokyo Big Sight in Odaiba.

August 31, 2014

GPod 22: Fiddling Across Japan With Leona Tokutake

Grab your boots and cowboy hat as we go a little country on this episode of the GPod.

August 15, 2014

Exploring Tokyo On The Yamanote Line

For first time visitors to Tokyo, the Yamanote Line offers a fun and convenient way to see the city.

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