It really comes down to how well you take the test, not how well you can drive.
By Quincy B. Fox on August 1, 2015
Getting a driver’s license in Japan puts you directly in contact with the hierarchical nature of Japanese society.
By Kyle Von Lanken on June 24, 2015
Confused about the layout terminology of Japanese apartments? Read on for GaijinPot’s guide to Japanese apartment terms and finding your dream LDK away from home.
By Rebecca Quin on April 14, 2015
Hopefully you never need this but here’s what to do if you fall on the train tracks.
By Lynda Deaver on April 11, 2015
If you’re running out of month before you run out of paycheck, here’s 5 ways to get a decent meal without breaking the bank.
By Liam Carrigan on February 16, 2015
While you’re having fun in Japan, don’t forget to take care of your finances back home.
By Eric La Cara on February 10, 2015
It’s that time of year again. Here’s a quick guide to understanding your tax rate.
By Eric La Cara on February 3, 2015
Mold is a serious health issue and is something you need to pay attention to.
By Kyle Von Lanken on January 22, 2015
Beat the cold dry Japanese winters with these magical bath powders.
By Lynda Deaver on December 14, 2014
Learn these kanji to make sure you are getting the correct medication.
By Quincy B. Fox on November 9, 2014
Now all you have to figure out is which button to push on your washing machine.
By Lynda Deaver on November 1, 2014
Follow this step by step guide for writing your Japanese resume.