Knowing the law before you go to Japan is critical to staying clear of a justice system that doesn’t have a great reputation with the international community. Not so muchContinue readingImportant Laws to Know Before Going to Japan
Whether you just found out you’ll be moving to Okinawa, or debating to live here or not, there’s a lot to know about living in Okinawa. Here’s what you’ll findContinue readingWhat’s it Like Living in Okinawa (an American’s Perspective)
If you’re thinking about living in Okinawa, there can be a lot of things to consider and questions can pile up. And the first and most common one is: canContinue readingCan Americans Live in Okinawa? Living Legally in Okinawa
If you’re about ready to relocate to Okinawa, or reconsidering where you currently live, it’s important to know what your options are, what’s important to you, and which neighborhoods inContinue readingWhere to Live in Okinawa (and What’s the Commute Like)?
Paid parking lots in Okinawa and Japan can be quite intimidating for someone visiting Japan or who doesn’t read Kanji (isn’t that most of us?). It’s time to stop livingContinue readingHow to Pay for Parking in Okinawa and Japan
Do Okinawans speak English? Most Okinawans speak Japanese and do not speak English. Those who do know English, are often too shy to use it. Regardless, Okinawa is easy toContinue readingDo They Speak English in Okinawa? Using English in Okinawa