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5 Tips for Living in Tokyo, Japan

Expats in Tokyo enjoy the capital city of Japan, which is a sprawling metropolitan area. Here are some tips to help expats navigate a relocation to one of the biggest economies in the world.

Expats in Tokyo enjoy the capital city of Japan, which is a sprawling metropolitan area. Here are some tips to help expats navigate a relocation to one of the biggest economies in the world.
Expats Tokyo
2024 Expat Guide to Living in Tokyo

Expats, digital nomads & retirees talk about what it's like living in Tokyo.

Japan Forum Tokyo Forum

Talk with other digital nomads and expats in Tokyo on our Tokyo forum - meet people, get advice and help others.

Expats Talk about the Pros and Cons of Living in Tokyo Pros & Cons of Living in Tokyo

Expats in Tokyo talk about the Pros & Cons of Living in Tokyo.

Expats Talk about the Cost of Living in Tokyo Expats Talk about the Cost of Living in Tokyo

Expats offer insight into the cost of living in Tokyo.

Expats Tokyo
Culture Shock in Tokyo, Japan

A woman who moved to Japan discusses the culture shock she experienced, learning the language, legal issues she faced and more.

Best-Bookstores-and-Libraries-in-TokyoBest Bookstores and Libraries in Tokyo
What are the best bookstores and libraries in Tokyo? In this article we highlight the best bookstores and libraries in Tokyo.

Fun-Classes-for-Expats-Living-in-TokyoFun Classes for Expats Living in Tokyo
Once you''ve arrived in Tokyo, here are some classes to consider taking to help you meet people and get settled in to your new life abroad.

Public-Transportation-in-TokyoPublic Transportation in Tokyo
Mastering the public transportation system in Tokyo is a crucial aspect of adapting to life there. This article provides a detailed overview of the available local transit options.

Best-Markets-in-TokyoBest Markets in Tokyo
What are the best markets in Tokyo? In this article we highlight the best markets in Tokyo.

Retire-in-Tokyo-GuideRetire in Tokyo Guide
Retire in Tokyo with confidence, armed with the knowledge from our extensive guide. It covers critical considerations for retirees, from the cost of living and climate to housing, healthcare, and residency choices in Tokyo. We also delve into the social and cultural scene, volunteering options, public transportation facilities, and the city's walkability, helping you make an informed decision.

7-Tips-for-Living-in-Tokyo7 Tips for Living in Tokyo
Advice for people moving to Tokyo or thinking about moving there.

Pros--Cons-of-Living-in-TokyoPros & Cons of Living in Tokyo
If you're considering a move to Tokyo, this article discusses the pros and cons of living in Tokyo.

Tips-for-Expats-Driving-in-TokyoTips for Expats Driving in Tokyo
Driving in a new country can be daunting. These tips offer insight into what to expect when driving in Tokyo.

Cost-of-Living-in-TokyoCost of Living in Tokyo
If you're moving to Tokyo, understanding the the cost of living in Tokyo helps you know what to expect when it comes to apartment or house hunting, grocery shopping, transportation, dining out, utilities and more.

Health-Care-in-TokyoHealth Care in Tokyo
Explore healthcare options for expatriates and digital nomads in Tokyo: uncover top-rated providers, hospitals, and medical facilities to meet your needs while living abroad in Tokyo.

Discovering-the-Best-of-TokyoDiscovering the Best of Tokyo
Our Guide to Tokyo: Top Attractions, Culinary Hotspots, Nightlife, and More. Plus, Tips on Making Connections with the Locals and Finding Fun Recreational Activities

Top-10-Tokyo-Neighborhoods-For-ExpatsTop 10 Tokyo Neighborhoods For Expats
Expats in Tokyo have several neighborhoods worth considering when they move abroad. Individual needs, such as proximity to work, international schools in Tokyo and other factors will help determine the best choice for each expat and expat family.

International-Schools-in-Tokyo,-JapanInternational Schools in Tokyo, Japan
Tokyo has many international schools and bi-lingual schools for expat students. Here are several of the more popular options.

Dream vs. Reality of Living in Tokyo, Japan Dream vs. Reality of Living in Tokyo, Japan

Japan changed my life. This experience happened in the mid 1980s and I changed how I think and feel about things even today.

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Expats in Tokyo talk about healthcare in Tokyo.

Expat Healthcare & Health Insurance in Tokyo

An Expat Exchange member talks about healthcare services, hospitals and health insurance in Tokyo.

Expat Healthcare & Health Insurance Expat Healthcare & Health Insurance in Tokyo

What's the difference between Social Health Insurance and National Health Insurance in Japan? Are there some English-speaking doctors in good hospitals in Tokyo? What's a typical doctor visit like? An expat in Tokyo answers these questions and more.

Expats Talk about the Moving to Tokyo Expats Talk about Moving to Tokyo

Expats in Tokyo offer advice about Moving to Tokyo.

Member Reports about Moving to Tokyo

Expats Talk about the Retiring to Tokyo Retiring in Tokyo

Retirees in Tokyo talk about life in Tokyo.

Expats Talk about the Real Estate in Tokyo Expats Talk about Real Estate in Tokyo

Expats offer advice about Buying & Renting Homes in Tokyo.

Podcasts about Tokyo

17 Years in Tokyo

17 Years in Tokyo


We're excited to announce the launch of our new podcast, Let the Adventure Begin! (The Explorer Series), hosted by Josh Wood. In our first episode, Josh talks with an American expat who landed in Tokyo as a single 27-year-old bachelor, and left a married father 17 years later. To listen to our podcast, click on any of the podcast icons below. Or, search for the title, 17 Years in Tokyo, on one of these podcast apps. Subscribe to our podcast to be alerted to future episodes!

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