Japanese Culture

Articles about Japanese culture including holidays, food, festivals, and more.

  1. What is Furusato Nozei(ふるさと納税)?

    Would you like to get free* stuff that is cool or delicious or both? No, I am no…

  2. Popular Apps of 2021 in Japan

    Japan can sometimes be so very different from the western world. But what about …

  3. Japanese Gestures

    Body language and facial expressions are a big part of communication, especially…

  4. COVID-19 Vaccines in Japan

    It finally looks like the pandemic might be on its way out. With more and more v…

  5. Japanese Sight Test

    You may have heard that it is difficult to get a job in Japan with a tattoo.It…

  6. Is a quick job change still a stigma in Japan?

    You got hired or found a job at a Japanese company, but now you think about quit…

  7. Japan’s National Holidays

    Japan has a surprising number of bank holidays (or national holidays). Depending…

  8. Japanese hiring seasons

    Most Japanese companies bulk hire twice a year- in spring and autumn. In spring,…

  9. Japanese new years cards 年賀状 (ねんがじょうnengajō)

    As most of the 'western' countries send Christmas cards, the Japanese send New Y…

  10. House hunting in Japan

    The first home for many foreigners working in Japan is some form of short-term r…

  1. Author: J.J.

    Postcard from the Yokosuka Naval Base
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    Japanese for Work Videos

    [VIDEO] Japanese for Work – Making…
  3. Author: Yukadon

    13 Flavors of KitKat Found Only in Japan…
  4. Author: M.Kok

    How to get promoted in Japan
  5. Author: J.J.

    You Can Count on this Japanese Lesson
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