8 Useful Tips About the Japanese Currency “Yen”!

8 Useful Tips About the Japanese Currency “Yen”!

For tourists, businessmen and other people visiting Japan, it would be a good idea to know something about the Japanese Currency. It would also be to a tourist’s advantage to know where to get best deals for foreign currency exchange. Usually this is best done at the Narita Airport.[Continue Reading…]

7 Amazing Services of Convenience Store “Konbini” in Japan!

7 Amazing Services of Convenience Store "Konbini" in Japan!

Konbini, a short Japanese word for convenience stores, are very practical because they are open 24/7. You can buy food, drinks, magazines and other stuffs that you forgot to buy, even in the middle of the night. There are Konbini all over Japan. It is especially easy to find one close to your place in big cities. Did you know there are many useful services that you can benefit in Konbini? [Continue Reading…]

7 Amazing Tips to Capture Japanese Girls’ Heart in Nomikai!

7 Amazing Tips to Capture Japanese Girls’ Heart in Nomikai!

“Nomikai” has an important social function in Japanese society. We organize “nomikai” with colleagues or with school friends to get to know them better while drinking alcoholic drinks. In fact, many Japanese men consider it as a great opportunity to ask the girl they are interested or meet someone special. If you are looking for a Japanese girlfriend, Nomikai would be a great place to find one! Today I will tell you 7 tips to succeed in capturing Japanese girls’ heart during Nomikai.[Continue Reading…]

6 Tips to Know Japanese Funeral Etiquette

6 Tips to Know Japanese Funeral Etiquette

Unfortunately we don’t know when we have to go to a funeral. It is often difficult to know what to do in funerals when you are in foreign countries. In this article, I will tell you 6 tips to know about Japanese funerals so that you won’t embarrass yourself when you need to attend funeral in Japan.[Continue Reading…]

7 useful tips to enjoy Japanese grocery store!

7 useful tips to enjoy Japanese grocery store!

Have you visited any Japanese grocery stores? Supermarkets in my home country, Japan are often very clean and their services are wonderful. Here, I would introduce 7 tips that you can use when going to Japanese grocery store![Continue Reading…]

7 Important Points for Living in a Tokyo Apartment

7 Important Points for Living in a Tokyo Apartment

For the foreigner coming to work in Tokyo, finding accommodation is a major first hurdle. For one thing, the housing stock may be unfamiliar, and secondly, the procedures, traditions and fees involved in finding a Tokyo apartment can be confusing. Fortunately, Japanese companies that employ foreigners are used to dealing with these issues. Here, then, are seven things you might be interested to know about renting a Tokyo apartment.[Continue Reading…]