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Japanese Language Certification Exams

6 September 2020 / Comments: 0

The effect of Corona Pandemic is widely felt even in the Education field. Since April, Japanese Government has restricted entry to Japan to over 100 countries. 90 day visa free for some countries like US and UK as well as

How to sell your item in Second Hand Store in Japan

29 May 2020 / Comments: 0

We have officially entered the Summer Season. The wind breeze starts to feel warm and humid. 
This means a change of wardrobe as well. Time to put the Spring clothes back in the closet and bring back the cotton shirts, straw

Rainy Season in Japan

18 May 2020 / Comments: 0

Spring is officially over. It’s time to put the heat teach and warm blankets back to the closet. As summer is fast approaching, let’s not forget that rainy season or also known as 梅雨 (tsuyuu) comes first before summer. Rainy

Types of Japanese Yokai (Monsters) in Japan

24 April 2020 / Comments: 0

The word Yokai (妖怪) has a lot of meaning. It can mean a ghost, phantom, demon, monster or goblin. Yokai usually refers to mystical creatures that possesses unexplained powers, physical characteristics or strength. In the early centuries, yokai was not

Things to buy during Emergency State Declaration

17 April 2020 / Comments: 0

Is it really necessary to panic buy before a lock down? In Japan, when Covid-19 (then Ncov) was starting to become the hot topic, people hoarded masks. The usually cheap priced masks became expensive and shortly there was a shortage

Free Japanese Learning Materials

13 April 2020 / Comments: 0

Do you want to learn Japanese for free? We have compiled a list of learning materials you can use online. These resources are free and arranged from beginner to advance levels.
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