8 Useful Tips to Enjoy Asakusa in Tokyo!

8 Useful Tips to Enjoy Asakusa in Tokyo!

Pick up any Tokyo guide book and you’ll find Asakusa features prominently as a must-see location, and with very good reason, for it’s been at the heart of Tokyo history and culture since the Edo period. If your hotel isn’t actually in the Asakusa area, the easiest route is[Continue Reading…]

8 Tips about How Tough Life in Japan for Foreigners!

8 Tips about How Tough Life in Japan for Foreigners!

Life in Japan can be tough for a foreigner who plans to live there for a while – even for just a few months. Foreigners will be shocked life in japan, disappointed or relieved at the things that they witness here which may not be according to expectations.[Continue Reading…]

7 Useful Tips NOT to Be Lost at Shinjuku Station!

7 Useful Tips NOT to Be Lost at Shinjuku Station!

Tokyo’s Shinjuku Station, with hundreds of exits, dozens of platforms, and 3.6 million passengers going every which way daily, has been ranked as the world’s busiest station. No wonder foreign visitors get so easily lost or disoriented, because even we Japanese who regularly use the station can find it confusing. However,[Continue Reading…]

7 Recommended Ways to Enjoy Shibuya Crossing!

7 Recommended Ways to Enjoy Shibuya Crossing!

Shibuya Crossing has become one of the most iconic Tokyo locations, and immortalized in many films and TV series. At peak times, as many as 3,000 people may criss-cross the intersection in one go, so it’s no wonder the sight is often described as a sea of people, something to be seen to be believed.[Continue Reading…]

7 Difficulties of Teaching English in Japan!

7 Difficulties of Teaching English in Japan!

Teaching English in Japan can be a bit of a challenge especially for newbie English teachers. There are many reasons why; some of which are listed below. So for those planning to go to Japan to work there especially as an English teacher, please read on.[Continue Reading…]

7 Useful Tips to Enjoy Tokyo Station!

7 Useful Tips to Enjoy Tokyo Station

It may surprise you, but Tokyo Station has been registered as an important cultural heritage site by government decree since 2003! Widely praised for its architecture, it is best seen from outside at night when it is lit up. But there is a lot more to Tokyo Station’s interior than trains and platforms; it is a world unto itself with a great deal to offer the visitor. Here are just a few of its many attractions, inside and out.[Continue Reading…]