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Learn Japanese to Get a Better Job in Japan

Don't want to be an English teacher in Japan? Here are real examples why you should learn Japanese to get a better job in Japan.

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Why Autumn is My Favorite Season in Japan

From seasonal treats to vibrant colors, fall is the perfect time of year.

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3-Day Matsumoto Itinerary: Castle, Art, and Natural Wonders

Plan your perfect 3-day journey in Matsumoto, Japan, featuring a visit to the historic castle, Yayoi Kusama's art, and an exploration of the stunning natural beauty of Kamikochi.

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4 Tips for Surviving Life in Rural Japan

What is life in Japan's countryside like? How can you deal with the unique challenges of country living if you’re a teacher? Here's what I've learned from my experience.

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Cultural Exchange: Building Rapport with Japanese Teachers

Making a positive and collaborative relationship with your fellow Japanese teachers is great for your work and integration into the culture.

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Teaching English in Japan: 5 Essential Stories from Foreign Instructors

Want to teach English in Japan? Here are five essential articles for a deep dive into the life of a school teacher.

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Camping in Japan: A Trip to Yamanashi

Discover Japan’s best-kept secret, Yamanashi prefecture.

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A Solo Trip Through Kinosaki Onsen in Japan

How a journey through Japan can be just as memorable on your own.

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Adventure in Japan: Hokkaido and the Narrow Road to the North

Follow a foreigner on a Hokkaido road trip to visit amazing destinations in Japan's snowy northern wilds.

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Life as an English Teacher on Awaji Island

Read one English teacher's experience moving from Osaka to an island near Japan’s Seto Inland Sea.

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Three Small Islands in Japan for Your Next Getaway

Time flows differently on Japan’s remote islands. Here are three of my favorite hidden getaways and why you should visit them yourself.

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Big Fish, Small Pond: Finding Purpose in Rural Japan

City life isn't for everyone. Here's how I found my place in rural Japan with a bit of luck and skill.

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