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10 Beautiful Gardens in Tokyo

Tokyo is home to some of the most beautiful gardens in the country. Learn about the best Tokyo gardens that the city has to offer.

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10 Great Date Spots in Tokyo for Valentine’s Day

Looking for the perfect spot in Tokyo for a date ? Here are 10 great ideas with food and fun suggestions to take your boyfriend or girlfriend. 

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10 Running Routes in Tokyo for Runners of All Levels

Here are routes for runners of all levels who want a good run across Tokyo.

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GaijinPot Meet: October Falafel Night

Chat with other foreigners, swap stories with GaijinPot staff or just share a drink and enjoy some tasty vegetarian food!

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5 Autumn Day Trips from Tokyo

Looking for a beautiful day trip this fall? Here are some of the best destinations that showcase Japan's autumn season and changing leaves.

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Get Your Creative Juices Flowing with English Friendly Art Workshops Around Japan

Looking for art experiences across Japan? Here are 5 places you can be an artist for the day.

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Events

GaijinPot Meet: August Cool Comedy

Chat with other foreigners, swap stories with GaijinPot staff or just share a drink and enjoy some English standup comedy!

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GaijinPot Meet: July Minty Mojito Madness

Chat with other foreigners, swap stories with GaijinPot staff or just share a drink!

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How to Use Pasmo or Suica with an iPhone for Commuting in Japan

Getting from point A to point B has never been easier.

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GaijinPot Meet: April Mingle and Free Drinks

Chat with other foreigners, swap stories with GaijinPot staff or just share a drink!

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Everything You Need to Know About Being Paid to Leave Tokyo

Families are being paid to leave Tokyo for the Japanese countryside, but there may be several catches.

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