If you want to tone down the cherry blossom celebrations this year, here are five alternatives to squatting in the cold on a blue tarp.
By Teni Wada 6 min read
With cherry blossom season comes the onset of seasonal allergies. Luckily these Japanese products will soothe your suffering.
An awesome tradition in Japan is "hatsuhinode," or viewing the first sunrise of the New Year.
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.