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Are you ready to work in Japan? All about Job Hunting

Let’s face it, if you are reading this, you probably once considered applying for a job in Japan. Or at least thought about how it would be to do so. Working in Japan… Something like a lifetime dream for some, a challenge or dreadful experience for some. The Europe based Japanese learners have probably heard…

3 Amazing Sea Resorts in South-Western Japan

Summer is upon us and so is the need to escape the hustle and bustle of the big cities and rush to the sea. As an island country, Japan has thousands of amazing sea resorts and a lifetime will probably not be enough to visit them all. Here is my top 5. If you happen…

Becoming Japanese – an impossible task?

Whether you’ve spent the last decade in Japan or you’ve just fantasized about how it’d feel like to live there, from your cozy room at home, there is a tendency among Japan lovers to try to identify as much as possible with the Japanese natives. From an American and European point of view, there is…

3 of the scariest places in Kansai Area

“10 minutes past midnight. Waiting at the red light. A faint shrieking voice pierces the darkness. The yellow lights of the long narrow tunnel ahead, flicker for an instant. The traffic light turns green. He grabs the steering wheel with sweaty hands and the car slowly slides into the darkness…” It’s already summer and summer…

7 Things to Do in Nara

Whether you are a Japanese or a foreigner visiting Nara, there are a few exquisite experiences the place can provide, and that only locals- or people who have been living there for a long time- know about. So, here is a list of what Nara can offer you, in aleatory order. Make sure you manage…

“Fuji-san” the sacred mountain

The meaning behind the name Most of you have already heard of Mount Fuji (or Fuji-san in Japanese), as the highest volcano in the country, and a huge tourist attraction, present on almost every brochure about Japan, on greeting cards, and websites, posters, calendars, and any other surface it can be printed on. But what…