Close

Blogs from expats in Japan

Get an insight of expats' daily life in Japan and read their blog

Add your blog
Blog directory
Great Wave off Osaka

Trying to make sense of daily life in Japan...

Latest posts
Nur ein Wort

A translation of cultures

Latest posts
No.6

Fast Times, Hard Time in Japan

Latest posts
Digital Cog

Mostly concerned with Japan, Anime, Manga, Economics, Plants, Technology.

Latest posts
reviewmylife Japan

Writings about Takamatsu, Kochi, obtaining a working holiday visa, alien registration, vending machines, setting up a Japanese router and more.

Latest posts
Funny Japan Signage

I love Japan and Japanese people but these signage gave me good chuckles! When I was working in Tokyo, the funny signage made me ease boredom

Latest posts
Origami Living

Origami Living is a lifestyle blog in Yokohama, Japan. It also covers products and services related to the art of Japanese Living.

Latest posts
Seen the Elephant

"Been there, done that, seen the elephant." So said Victorian-era travelers when they came home from their adventures. So said I upon my return to the US after years and years of living on two small islands, England and Japan. But is there life after elephant-spotting? Some reflections and thoughts...

Latest posts
Sushi on a Stick

Stories about living in Japan with kids. Lots of stuff about food, schools and just daily life.

Latest posts
gaijinwife

Gajin Wife is 33 and lives in the middle of nowhere in Oita prefecture, Japan. After two years on exchange and three years on JET, GW decided to call Japan home. Also sharing GW's life are a Japanese hub (who can be a complete twat on ocassions but who makes up for it through international relations meetings (wink wink nudge nudge) and generally being a very good daddy) - daddy to Master Shou (born June 2006), Princess Marina (born October 2007) and Master Ryu (born June 2009). Gaijinwife also lives with her mother in law - the cause for many a vent and need to squiff back copious amounts of vino - on occassions when not pregnant or breast feeding (crap

Latest posts
here, there, everywhere

I used to live in Brooklyn, but two years ago I quit my job and moved to Hanoi. Now I live and work, along with my boyfriend, in Numazu, Shizuoka Prefecture, in Japan. I ramble about our travels, life in the amazingly beautiful Izu Peninsula, and my attempts to cook, grow, knit and photograph things.

Latest posts
Untethered

Events and stories of a 20-something living in Shizuoka, Japan

Latest posts
Surviving in Japan: (without much Japanese)

Unique how-to's and resources for anyone new to Japan, moving to Japan and experienced expats currently residing.

Latest posts
Mt. Fuji meets Matterhorn

Japan explained from the inside with a global viewpoint.

Latest posts
More Than Sushi

A journal of everything about my experience in Japan, an intercultural/interracial marriage, my new , everyday life and work and culture shock. And you might learn a little, too.

Latest posts
TheGetGo Tokyo

One British girls escape to the neon city.

Latest posts
Fifty Storms in Japan

I am an American girl engaged to a Japanese boy. We've settled down in Japan to start a life, a family, and whatever else we can manage! So far we've got graduation from college, full time jobs, marriage, and a new puppy planned for the near future.

Latest posts
StarBrooke

American woman married to a Japanese man blogs about contemporary Japanese literature and topics of note.

Latest posts

5 of our favourite photoblogs

A picture is worth a thousand words, so instead of reading up about life in your destination of choice, have a look at some of our bloggers who have shared a wealth of photographs to help you discover what life in their country is really like.

Latest posts in Japan
Tucked In

Tucked In

11/05/2017 - sur Zarbaraki
Halloweeeennnn

Halloweeeennnn

11/05/2017 - sur Zarbaraki
Birftingz

Birftingz

11/05/2017 - sur Zarbaraki
Scorpion

Scorpion

10/26/2017 - sur Zarbaraki
View more

Moving to Japan

Find tips from professionals about moving to Japan

Travel insurance in Japan

Enjoy stress-free travel to Japan