Living in a foreign country can be difficult at times but also can be the best experience of your life. Be it on a week’s holiday or a one to three year job placement as an English teacher. 919 more words
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3 years ago I arrived in Japan. I like to think that everything happens for a reason and particular events in life lead me to the place I am right now. 2,000 more words
Here is a cultural lesson quiz for those of you considering coming to Japan based on a real life situation I recently encountered.
On a crowded train which has just stopped at a station, a woman gets up and leaves the train, leaving an empty seat on the bench. 464 more words
Hot summer nights in Japan call for greasy street food, dancing, drumming, and festive floats, otherwise known as a summer festival! I experienced my first one Saturday night in Kasama, and despite it being considered a relatively anonymous local festival, I found it to be a really fun introduction to this seasonal staple. 598 more words