Living in Japan

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Apartments to Rent for Less Than ¥90,000 in Kyoto, October 2020

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Furikomi – A Step by Step Guide to Bank Transfers in Japan

Transfer money between Japan and your home country like a pro.

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Best Train Lines for Living in Tokyo: The Tokyu Toyoko Line

What makes living on the Tokyu Toyoko line so great?

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Learn

Kanji Cheat Sheet: For Taking the Shinkansen

She took the bullet train going everywhere

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Work

Calling all Social Media Lovers: JNTO Influencer Seminar Now Accepting Applications

JNTO will be conducting a seminar for foreigners in Japan who want to become influencers, featuring John Daub, the owner of the popular YouTube channel "Only in Japan."

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Apartments to rent for less than ¥80,000 in Kanagawa—September 2020

Live your best life by the sea in Kanagawa Prefecture.

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GaijinPot’s Guide to Go To Travel

Everything to catch you up to speed on Japan's domestic travel campaign.

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Japanese Recipe Adventures: Stewed Chicken and Lotus Root

Add Japanese renkon to your repertoire to make this serious fall comfort food.

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Apartments to rent for less than ¥75,000 in Fukuoka City—September 2020

Friendly Fukuoka is a freaking awesome place to live.

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Culture

Autumnal Equinox Day in Japan

Pull out your fall wardrobe and plan your koyo viewing, because autumn is upon us. (And did someone say four-day weekend...?)

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Explore

Five Spots for a Warm Weather Vacation in Autumn in Japan

Not ready for the summer sun to fade just yet? Head to these destinations where summer vibes last a bit longer.

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Apartments to rent for less than ¥60,000 in Okinawa—September 2020

Pssst, if you're working remotely who says you need to stay in a cramped city? Live the island life in Okinawa instead!

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Into the Mind of Shintaro Kago, One of Japan’s Most Infamous Erotic Manga Artists