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Japan

8 articles
10 things you should know before moving to Tokyo
4 min read 4 min

Meditative, though crazy busy. Traditional, though avant-garde. Chilled-out, though outlandish. Anci...

5 easy ways to learn Japanese from home
3 min read 3 min

If you want to learn Japanese, most people would say “go to Tokyo,” but what if you want to learn Ja...

10 reasons to love Tokyo
4 min read 4 min

A city like no other, the oldest of the old and the newest of the new collide in Tokyo. Ancient Shin...

We’re letting you in on Tokyo’s best kept secret
2 min read 2 min

Nestled in the middle of Shibuya’s towering skyscrapers, neon signs and bustling commuters lies Nonb...

4 reasons why you should learn Japanese
4 min read 4 min

Japan is a country that is surprising, striking and full of fascinating contrasts – mixing ultra-mod...

10 Things to Eat in Japan
5 min read 5 min

When people think of Japanese food, they tend to just think of sushi or ramen. However, Tokyo has mo...

Sushi for beginners (and a few fun facts for the pros)
3 min read 3 min

Japan‘s most popular contribution to world cuisine – sushi – is prepared with only a handful of ingr...

37 million and counting: Tokyo infographic
1 min read 1 min

With 37 million inhabitants and 2,5 million people commuting into the city every day, Tokyo’s size i...