Celebrates the rich motorsports heritage of Japan. Taking place at the iconic Suzuka Circuit in Mie Prefecture, the Japanese Grand Prix is a unique experience showcasing the best of Japanese culture and Formula 1 racing.
By Fergus Gregg 3 min read
Sand, Numb, Saigan Terror and Soul Vice speak on the scene in Japan and the openness of the community.
Japanese baseball, also known as Nippon Professional Baseball (NPB), is a beloved sport in Japan. Here are some things to know and how you can catch a game.
By Aaron Baggett 6 min read
Love the depth and drama of Japan’s long history? Check out this list of places to see some of the most defining moments in the country's history.
By Whitney Hubbell 5 min read
Buddhism and Shinto can combine in fascinating and astonishing ways. Here are five places to experience it for yourself.
By Adam Douglas 4 min read
Chat with other foreigners, swap stories with GaijinPot staff or just share a drink!
Learning to appreciate the little-known season that follows the cherry blossoms.
Tour coordinator, game tester, customer support, translation and more in this week's Top Job's in Japan!
Take a walk into the past at these must-visit Japanese historical wonderlands.
Who says your takoyaki maker is single-use only? Here are some tasty ideas to get the most out of your takoyaki maker, from pizza balls to Danish apple bites and more.
Here's a breakdown of the most popular bike rental services in Japan, from how to rent them and how much they cost.
The Australian Embassy, security, kitchen staff, taxi driver game translation, the world-famous Robot Restaurant in Tokyo and more in this week's Top Job's in Japan!
There is some great money to be had teaching in Japan—if you know where to look. This month, we've done the legwork for you.
Looking for places near Kobe that you can explore in a day? Here are five day trips from one of Japan's most attractive cities.