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ComRezi is Revolutionizing the Apartment Experience in Tokyo

Karaoke. A fitness center. Lounge areas and a cafeteria. A new residential community in Akabane is offering students a unique living experience.

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How to Donate Hair in Japan

Chop your top for a good cause and learn how and where to donate hair for medical wigs in Japan.

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2022 Top Jobs in Japan Week 28

A ton of positions, including the Australian embassy, game tester, online video evaluator, marketing and much more, in this week's Top Jobs in Japan!

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5 Iconic Torii Gates in Japan

Discover five of the most scenic sacred Shinto archways found across the country.

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The Eel and The Ox: Summer Unagi in Japan

Learn about Day of the Ox and why people in Japan can't get enough eel in summer.

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‘Go Driversity’: Shifting Gears at Hinomaru Taxi

Ever considered a career as a taxi driver? Hinomaru Taxi in Tokyo is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive work culture, and their international drivers are reaping the benefits.

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When a Few Hours Is All You Need: 6 Part-Time Gigs in Japan

Lots of food and drink on the jobs menu this month—with a little bit of Asian language localization, science teaching and AI work tossed in for extra flavor.

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

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2022 Top Jobs in Japan Week 27

Videogame support, hospitality, IT teaching and more in this week's Top Jobs in Japan!

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5 Summer Foods to Cool Off in Japan

Chill out with these cooling summer dishes in Japan’s intense summer heat.

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Thrills and Spills: 5 Great Roller Coasters in Japan

Gaijinpot goes on a special tour of Japan taking in the most ridiculous roller coasters found here.

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4 Japanese Comfort Foods Made in the Microwave

The journey of a thousand meals starts by pushing a single button.

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