Kirsty Kawano is an Australian who, after living in Tokyo for many years, is now learning the ropes of life in Kyoto. She enjoys spending time with her husband and their two beautiful daughters, and relaxing by the Kamo River.
Learn why rent in Adachi Ward is half of that in Chiyoda Ward, why the size of your apartment might matter more than the location, and who's driving up rent prices in the capital.
Which jobs in Japan offer the best salaries and what the future holds beyond the Tokyo 2020 Olympics.
The tale of Japan's national illness is intrinsically linked to the Japanese cedar. But there's much more to it than that.
Hotter in summer, colder in winter and so much more chill all year round.