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Living in Kyoto

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Nicknamed the "City of Ten Thousand Shrines", Kyoto is Japan's former capital city. Located on Honshu Island, it is deemed to be one of the country's major education and cultural hubs. Kyoto thus attracts foreign professionals and students in large numbers every year.

By living in Kyoto, you will also enjoy a traditional lifestyle thanks to its typical shops, as well as magnificent palaces and gardens...

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Yokohama, capital city of the Kanagawa Prefecture, is a maritime region. Its economy is centred on its port, which has job opportunities for expats.

Fukuoka is an important harbour city in Japan and the economic centre of Kyushu Island. Expats can find jobs in manufacturing, services and high tech.

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I'm a Swedish guy living in Kyoto since september 2014. Here I'm taking a 2 year Master's Degree in Global Business and Management Studies(MBA). Follow the thoughts about my Life in Japan, Various trips, Amazing Food, Health, Part-time job and University Life. As I live and travel around in the Kansai area, most of my focus will be here.

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A unique insight into life in Kyoto and Japan in general from a Japanese person who has lived in the UK for 11 years.

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