An awesome tradition in Japan is "hatsuhinode," or viewing the first sunrise of the New Year.
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Japanese mobile service is notoriously convoluted. Here's what to do if you plan to bring a phone over from home or sort yourself out with a new one while you're here.
So you want to study Japanese in Japan? Find the right school for you with these tips.
Five spooktastic places for to get your monster mash on this Halloween in Osaka.
The appeal of Halloween in Japan lies in two things: commercialism and costumes.
Worried about the upcoming increase in consumption tax in Japan? Here's how it might impact your daily life.
Feel woolly-headed, distracted and overwhelmed, but not sure why? The answer may be in the sound waves of the city.
A look at Japan's unique professional club rugby and how to enjoy the action.
Beyond the tourist hotspots, old shopping streets, train stations, and underground arcades have the power to transport you decades back in time.
Useful Japanese for negotiating a discount in different situations from shopping to signing an apartment contract.