Work and Study
About different types of visa.
- Working Holiday
A visa for young people from certain countries.
- Working in Japan
General information about working in Japan.
- Teaching Languages
Native language teachers are still in high demand.
- Studying in Japan
General information about studying in Japan.
- Language Schools
A list of Japanese language schools.
Inexpensive accommodation for foreigners.
- Finding an apartment
How to look for an apartment in Japan.
- Japanese Apartments
General information about Japanese apartments.
About voltage and Japanese plugs.
Introduction of some unique Japanese furniture.
- Garbage Disposal
How to properly get rid of your garbage.
Information about paying taxes in Japan.
- Cost of Living
Information about prices in Japan.
About Japanese banks and how to open an account.
- Postal Services
About post offices and Japanese addresses.
- Delivery Services
About door-to-door delivery services (takuhaibin).
A guide to phones in Japan.
- Mobile Phones
About cell phones.
About transportation in Japan.
- Driving in Japan
About driving and owning a car in Japan.
About everyday use of bicycles.
About Japanese supermarkets.
- 100 Yen Shops
About 100 Yen Shops.
- Convenience Stores
About Japanese convenience stores.
- Department Stores
About Japanese department stores.
A list of public holidays and annual events.
Basic information on the Japanese calendar.
What to do in case of an emergency.
Basic information on Japanese names.
- Business cards
Business cards are used extensively in Japan.