Created for expats living in Japan

Daily Life

Basic information related to Japanese daily life, such as Japanese Food, Shopping, Pets and Money.
English-Speaking Maid and Housekeeping Services Guide in Tokyo
How to borrow books from a public library in Japan - Tokyo
New and Used English Book Stores in Tokyo
English-Speaking Flower Delivery Services in Tokyo
Lost and Found in Japan - How to Find Lost Items
Mail Forwarding in Japan: Domestic and International Options
How to Donate and Sell Used Clothing and Furniture in Japan
Japanese Dry Cleaning and English-Speaking Dry Cleaning Services in Tokyo
Redeliveries in Japan: Japan Post, Kuroneko, Sagawa & Amazon
How to use Japanese High-Tech Toilets
Electronic Money (E-Money) in Japan
How to Get a Credit Card in Japan: An Expat Guide
Internet in Japan: Finding English-Speaking Providers in Japan
Buying a SIM Card in Japan
Where to Buy SIM Free Phones in Japan and SIM Unlocking Procedures
Japanese Mobile Phones: Plans, Coverage, and Services
 Fighting Humidity and Mold During Japan’s Rainy Season
Discovering the Delights of 'Shun (旬)' -  Embracing Seasonal Cuisine in Japan
Buying Prescription Eyeglasses and Contact Lenses in Japan
Japanese Kakigori: Take A Break From The Summer Heat