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Tweet of the Week #107: Twitter Elects Crappiest Home Of The Year

What do the worst homes in japan look like?

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After Thousands of Years in Family Homes, Traditional Japanese Flooring Goes Modern

A contemporary update on classic tatami is finding fans at home in Japan and with interior designers abroad.

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Japanese Recipe Adventures: Teriyaki Chicken Rice Burger

A healthier alternative to boring old burger buns.

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Beyond Shinjuku: Exploring Wider Tokyo, a Metropolis of Geographical Extremes
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Beyond Tokyo’s 23 Wards: Exploring West Tokyo and its Remote Islands

Tokyo is far more expansive than what you can see from atop of one of its many skyscrapers—even on the clearest day.

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Apartments to Rent for Less Than ¥110,000 in Ueno/Asakusa—November 2020

Think rent in Tokyo is too expensive? Check out these affordable options available for around ¥100,000 in the vibrant Ueno and Asakusa areas.

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2020 Top Jobs in Japan Week 47

This week's top jobs in Japan features plenty of IT and development positions as well as specialized English teaching, sales and sewing factory staff wanted.

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After Thousands of Years in Family Homes, Traditional Japanese Flooring Goes Modern

A contemporary update on classic tatami is finding fans at home in Japan and with interior designers abroad.

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Japanese Recipe Adventures: Teriyaki Chicken Rice Burger

A healthier alternative to boring old burger buns.

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Tweet of the Week #106: Farmer’s Creative Vending Machine Hack

Japan Twitter is really impressed with this farmer's coin hack.

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Beyond Tokyo’s 23 Wards: Exploring West Tokyo and its Remote Islands

Tokyo is far more expansive than what you can see from atop of one of its many skyscrapers—even on the clearest day.

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2020 Top Jobs in Japan Week 46

A variety of positions are available this week on our top jobs in Japan list including English IT teachers, J-to-E translators, service industry staff, recruiters and more! If you have the skills—apply now!

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This Is What It's Like to Tour Inside the Fukushima Exclusion Zone

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Tweet of the Week #105: Japanese Company Creates Business-card Face Mask

Will face masks replace business cards in Japan?

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Top Jobs in Japan with No Japanese Required Week 45, 2020

No Japanese ability? No problem! These jobs in Japan require specific skills and experience — but fluency in Japanese is not one of them.

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Apartments to Rent for Less Than ¥80,000 in Hokkaido, November 2020

There is plenty of affordable rooms — and room! — available for rent in Hokkaido. Why not relocate and work remotely?

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2020 Top Jobs in Japan Week 45

This week's top jobs in Japan include full stack developers, recruiters, service industry professionals and marketing specialists and others. Apply now if you have the skills they’re looking for!

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