It's important to draw the line between working hard and being deviously overworked by a company that may want to bend the rules by manipulating new or junior employees. Here are some tips.
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If you’re planning a long visit or looking to study abroad in Japan, JP Smart Wi-Fi has totally got you.
A pension explanation that won’t leave your head spinning.
Bowls of Japan’s famous noodle-based soup don’t always have to be served scalding hot. There are several chilled variations that can be enjoyed in the notoriously hot Japanese summer months.
Japan's gifting culture is impressive, but it can create some confusion for those unfamiliar with the concept.
Following the magnitude 6.1 earthquake that recently hit Kansai, the floods and landslide in western Japan and the current nationwide heatwave, it’s time to look at some words for these terrifying natural occurrences.
Tap into a new drinking experience with a few of the best spots in the city for craft beer.
Whether you drink it hot, cold, bagged, powdered, loose leaf, in jeans or in a kimono — green tea is inextricably linked with Japanese culture. From “matcha” to “houjicha,” here’s our guide to enjoying the many different styles.
Tokyo seemed like a vapid beast after three days in Oita Prefecture.
No Netflix? No problem! Here are five superb novelizations of Japanese anime that you can purchase right now. Can’t get enough of Kimi No Na Wa (Your Name)? Try reading the light novel for a fresh take on the anime that brought you to tears.
Join this joyous matsuri on the sea.
Take a trip to the Tohoku region, down a road less traveled, where the most beautiful mixed baths wait to be discovered.