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September 7, 2018

Another Roadside Attraction: 3 Random Joys of Japanese Highway Travel

Planning a road trip in Japan? Remember that it’s not just your destination that matters— it really is all about the journey. Here are three elements to consider adding to your next four-wheeled adventure!

September 6, 2018

5 Romance Anime to Fill the Current ‘Your Name’ Void

If you love romance anime and have watched “Kimi No Na Wa” (“Your Name”) more times than you can count, never fear — here are five more titles you can watch to take your breath away!

September 5, 2018

6 Misconceptions about Teaching English at a Japanese University

Teaching at a university or college is the dream job in Japan, right? Well, the reality might be a little different than the expectation.

September 4, 2018

Diversity in the Classroom: 4 Ways to Keep English Lessons Inclusive

The number of foreign and multiracial students in Japan has increased a great deal since I first came to Japan. What can we, as teachers, do to aid inclusion?

September 3, 2018

2018 Top Jobs in Japan Week 36

You can apply directly to these companies by creating a profile on GaijinPot Jobs.

September 3, 2018

Harajuku Design Festa Art Village: Where Art Meets Food Meets Friends

Gallery, café and restaurant; this bohemian art village welcomes everyone — students, teachers and professionals alike — to discuss, view and exhibit their work in a beautifully designed Harajuku setting

MariCar Staff Akihabara
September 1, 2018

Feel Like a Superstar at MariCar: Become a Go-Kart Guide on Your Working Holiday in Japan

If you’re thinking about taking a working holiday or looking for a part-time job in Japan, you have to check out this cool job as a go-kart guide with MariCar.

August 31, 2018

Understanding the Japanese Pension System Part 3/3: How Do I Collect?

A breakdown of how to get the money you are entitled to after contributing to the Japanese pension scheme. Whether you plan to retire here or are leaving Japan or your home country — this guide is for you.

August 30, 2018

Local Search Tips for Planning a Trip in Japan

Whether it’s a month-long vacation or quick weekend getaway, instead of jetting off abroad, how about traveling within Japan? GaijinPot gives you advice on how to research your trip and get the best out of it.

Luggage Free Travel Service
August 29, 2018

5 Unnecessary Things Tourists Do When Traveling in Japan

Don’t be like that guy. Navigate Japan’s tricky travel landscape like a boss by avoiding these common travel mistakes.

J.League club Matsumoto Yamaga on the field.
August 28, 2018

Hometown Heroes: 5 Japanese Soccer Clubs for 5 Types of Fans

As Japan’s footballing stock continues to rise, there’s never been a better time to follow your closest city’s professional soccer club.

August 27, 2018

2018 Top Jobs in Japan Week 35

You can apply directly to these companies by creating a profile on GaijinPot Jobs.

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