Tips for teaching students about the Western holiday season while respecting local customs and ideas.
A look at different kanji characters with similar meanings and pronunciations and how to tell them apart.
Brush up on the best lookouts in Sapporo, Tokyo, Yokohama, Kyoto, Osaka, Kobe and Nagasaki.
An awesome tradition in Japan is "hatsuhinode," or viewing the first sunrise of the New Year.
Productive classes depend on being able to minimize lesson disruptions.
Bar hopping through the gayest nightspot in western Japan.