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As a gateway to the rest of Asia, Fukuoka is a choice destination for expatriation. Indeed, it ranks among the best Eastern metropolis for quality living. Fukuoka has managed to preserve its historical, cultural and natural legacy despite modernism.

Being the Kyushu region's economic and administrative hub, Fukuoka is very welcoming towards expatriates looking for new career prospects and for a vibrant urban life.

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Major recruiters in Tochigi, Japan are the automotive, electronics, pharmaceutical and food processing industries.

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Fukuoka bloggers


11 months ago

This is the blog of a mid-twenties American expat living in southwestern Japan. I write about my experiences while teaching English in a Japanese school, studying Japanese, as well as introductions of different aspects of the culture along with personal insight and commentary.

The Beauty of Existence

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I blog about international education, learning languages, and traveling. I am in a long distance, international relationship and I love reading books and heading to concerts! I also practice traditional Japanese archery (kyudo). I am a drama-holic and I love to dance!


5 years ago

Fast Times, Hard Time in Japan


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