Heat stroke is a real danger in Japan’s hot summers. Here’s how to avoid it, and what to do if you get it.
By Cassandra Lord 4 min read
Chop your top for a good cause and learn how and where to donate hair for medical wigs in Japan.
The journey of a thousand meals starts by pushing a single button.
Here are some last-minute gift ideas for dad and where to get them—in person or online—so you don’t drop the ball this holiday.
Beat the heat like an Okinawan with this bitter melon recipe.
Read one English teacher's experience moving from Osaka to an island near Japan’s Seto Inland Sea.
The hardest part about getting and staying fit is showing up, especially when you don’t know how to start.
It ain't easy being cheesy—especially in this country. Here are the best places to find good cheese in Japan.
Love traditional Japanese gardens? Here are two foreigners who took garden and landscaping apprenticeships and followed their dreams in Japan.
Satisfy your sugary cravings with this list of places to find the best cereals from Fruity Pebbles to Captain Crunch.
If there’s one thing Japan loves more than paperwork, it’s rules. And boy, do gyms in Japan have a lot of them.