2023 Top Jobs in Japan Week 30

If you’re looking to work in Japan, check back here each week as we look through our database of top jobs in Japan posted to GaijinPot and showcase some of the most interesting ones. IB PYP Teacher/ Coordinator – Mathematics Company: Global Indian International School (GIIS Japan)Salary: ¥350,000 ~ ¥450,000 / Month Location: Tokyo, JapanEnglish: […]

Where to Stay in Noboribetsu: 6 Ryokan Hotels in Hokkaido’s Spa Wonderland

Noboribetsu Onsen is one of Hokkaido’s most famous hot springs resorts. Here, natural hot springs containing sulfur and minerals bubble up from the ground, creating curious geothermal features – like the Noboribetsu Jigokudani, or ‘Hell Valley.’ What better way to enjoy this hot springs paradise than by staying at an onsen ryokan in Noboribetsu? These […]

Fall in Love After One Stay! 16 Popular Apartment Hotels in Osaka – Perfect for Family Trips and Travelling with Kids

Discover the perfect solution to small hotel rooms in Japan’s major cities! LIVE JAPAN presents a list of 16 popular apartment-style hotels in Osaka. Enjoy spacious rooms, kitchens with cooking utensils, laundry machines, and balconies for a home-like experience. Ideal for families and highly recommended with rave reviews on booking websites. Let’s explore these comfortable […]

Collecting Eki Stamps: A Fun Japanese Railway Quest

Imagine embarking on a journey across Japan with your Japan Rail Pass, not just to explore the diverse landscapes and rich culture, but to uncover a unique tradition: collecting eki train stamps. This custom offers a special way to document your travels and engage with the Japanese railway system. Below, we delve into everything you […]

Get One Step Closer to Your Fitness Goals with AC Fit Kojimachi Studio

Conveniently located near Kojimachi station, AC Fit’s Kojimachi Studio invites individuals of all fitness levels to embark on a health journey of self-discovery and empowerment. With its unique hot lava studio, an array of experienced instructors and diverse class offerings, ACFit is dedicated to helping its users achieve their fitness goals. Hot Lava Fitness (prices) […]

Experiencing ‘Kintsugi’: The Japanese Art of Mending Cracked Ceramics with Gold

Japan is full of ancient traditional arts. One of those is kintsugi, the art of bringing new life to cracked ceramics by mending them with gold. This kintsugi experience is growing in popularity, especially amongst younger women. Here we share our kintsugi experience report, courtesy of two of LIVE JAPAN’s editors. The studio we visited, […]