culture shock

Visiting Japan Soon? Here are 4 Unique Aspects of the Country to Keep in Mind

For a foreign tourist arriving in Japan, it can be quite a culture shock at first. Western tourists, in particular, may find they must adapt quite a lot to the local lifestyle. Many of the unique customs of Japan are very well known across the world, and no doubt the prepared tourist will know a…

The 3 Stages of Japanese Culture Shock!

Stage One: Excitement! When you first arrive in Japan, everything is new, interesting and exciting! The trains are on time! The convenience stores are open 24/7! I can learn Japanese every day! You will have so many amazing thoughts running through your head the whole time. Enjoy it! bostonhomestayblog.com/ This is the time to get…