Let’s Speak Dialect in Japanese! 10 funny phrases in Okinawa!

Speak Dialect in Japanese! 10 funny-phrases in Okinawa

The Kanto region language that foreigners learn is 'standard' Japanese, but every region of Japan has its own local dialect (ben), and that is what this short series of articles is about. Okinawa-ben is … [Continue reading]

Let’s Speak Japanese Dialect! 10 funny phrases in Osaka!

Let's Speak Japanese Dialect! 10 funny phrases in Osaka

The Kanto region language that foreigners learn is 'standard' Japanese, but it won't surprise you to learn that every region of Japan has its own local dialect (ben). This time, I'll introduce something of the Osaka dialect, known for unique … [Continue reading]

8 Natural Ways to ask Japanese Girls on a Date in Disneyland

8 Natural Ways to ask Japanese Girls on date in Disneyland

If you don't mind the weekend crowds and the long queues for popular rides, or even the over-priced, bland, pre-frozen fast food, Disneyland Japan can be a good place to take a Japanese girl on a date. IF you know how to ask her out! But how can a … [Continue reading]

10 Polite Japanese Phrases to Ask Girls Out on a Date!

10 Polite Japanese Phrases to Ask Girls Out on a Date!

A lot’s been written about dating Japanese girls; much of it is rubbish, some is unsavoury, but little of it gives polite phrases you can use. So, I'll assume you're a regular bloke with a very basic knowledge of Japanese phrases, who already knows … [Continue reading]

7 Useful Tips about Japan Typhoon!

7 Useful Tips about Japan Typhoon!

In 1274, Kubla Khan's Mongol army landed at Hakata Bay in Kyushu, only to be defeated by the Samurai. Seven years later, Khan tried again bringing a force of 140,00 warriors but a powerful typhoon, the kamikaze (divine wind) of legend, thwarted him. … [Continue reading]

8 Useful Tips for Exploring Shinjuku!

8 Useful Tips for Exploring Shinjuku!

Shinjuku is one of the most densely populated areas of Tokyo, offering an essential panoramic snapshot of Japanese urban society for all travelers to explore. My 8 tips are more landmarks on a broad arc that I'll describe, so please print off a … [Continue reading]