Tipping in Japan is not culturally accepted, but there are other ways you can show your appreciation.

Tipping in Japan

March 5, 2017 0

Tipping is stupid. If you need to watch a College Humor video in order to understand that, maybe you aren’t quite ready to step out into the world. Tipping in Japan is probably a bit different [Read full text…]

Why movies in Japan are so late

Watching movies in Japan

March 5, 2017 0

AKA: Why do movies in Japan take so fucking long to come out? Among its expats, Japan is notorious for being shit at movies. Seeing movies in Japan is like standing behind a deaf man at a [Read full text…]

You will never live anywhere this nice. With such nice furniture. In Japan, at least.

Buying furniture in Japan

February 22, 2017 0

Here’s the dilemma with furniture in Japan: At some point during your life here you are going to want a bed. A shelf, even. You might even want to lash out and buy a sofa, if you [Read full text…]

Sushi in Japan is a delicious affair.

Eating sushi in Japan

February 20, 2017 0

Japan & sushi If you live in the west, you wouldn’t be blamed for thinking that people eat nothing but sushi in Japan: California rolls for breakfast, avocado/teriyaki chicken rolls for lunch and canned tuna/egg warships [Read full text…]

How to exercise in Japan

Exercising in Japan

February 19, 2017 0

Fitness and exercise in Japan Japanese people aren’t known for their athleticism. However they aren’t known for their obesity, either. In fact, if they are known for anything fitness-related, it would have to be their extraordinary life expectancy. [Read full text…]