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Surrounded by azure seas and interspersed with mountains, lakes and plains, Hokkaido is a paradise island that can offer you a unique experience if you wish to settle there. Its natural and cultural wealth have been attracting expatriates in large numbers over the years.

From an agricultural city, Hokkaido has turned into one of the country's most diverse economies, providing many opportunities to expatriates.

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Tokyo is world-famous for its wide range of leisure activities. This multifaceted city has dedicated entire areas to relaxation and discoveries. Indoors or outdoors, you will undoubtedly, there is something for all ages and tastes. Here is how to keep yourself busy in your free time in the bustling capital city.

Whether with your family, friends, in couple or solo, there is much to see and do, in Tokyo. Let's have a look at the different activities available in Tokyo for everyone.

Wondering about sports activities in Tokyo? At the dawn of the 2020 Olympic Games, Japan's capital city, best known for its gastronomy and its living environment, also intends to promote and value sports. Indoors, outdoors, or with children here, is a roundup of the different ways to spend your free time.

In Tokyo, you can find food almost everywhere. Walking through stations or commercial streets is like a real gastronomic tour. It is difficult to resist the unparalleled smells. And even in the most remote places, you will always find a restaurant to eat.

At first glance, the Japanese real estate market seems to be doing well. It should be at least as active as its capital, Tokyo, the city that never sleeps between new constructions and restorations. The 2020 Olympic Games are boosting the market thus giving hope for a better future. Here is all that you should know.

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Snowboarding, Skateboarding, 4x4ing and beer drinking in Hokkaido!

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Blog of staff who live and work at one of Hokkaido's most popular winter and summer resorts, Furano, "the Bellybutton of Hokkaido".

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