Mastering the functions of your a/c remote is key to surviving summer in Japan.
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The literal mysteries of tsuyu, the Japanese term for the rainy season.
A quick guide to help vegans, vegetarians, halal followers and those with dietary restrictions in Japan.
Everything—including groceries—can be purchased online, sometimes at half the regular in-store price.
You never know when you might have to check into the hospital: here’s what you should know beforehand.
What does Japan's state of emergency mean?
Need to furnish your new home in Japan? GaijinPot’s how-to guide has the best places to find quality and affordable furniture in Japan.
SoftBank, Docomo, Au and Rakuten offer reduced pricing plans.
Don't sleepwalk into a miserable old age—it's easy to retire in Japan if you prepare well in advance. These are the steps you need to take.
With the sakura season underway, we have to ask: Is hanami all that enjoyable?