UR housing is a type of rental accommodation that does not require any key money, renewal fee, or agency commission. It was previously called public housing (kodan jutaku) and accepts residents on a first-come, first-served basis
We have listed the address and phone number of each ward office below. For registrations and applications please visit the municipal office in your area of residence.
Guide to Choosing an Internet Service Provider in Tokyo - Getting your internet connection in Japan - Guide And Price Comparison
The Internet is an indispensable part of our lives. If you're planning to stay connected online in Tokyo or somewhere else in Japan, getting a plan with an Internet provider is one of the first things you should do. However, many people may put off signing contracts due to complicated procedures and language barriers.
The rules for riding bicycle are getting stricter and a small fault may end up in injury, penalties and so on. So lets follow the rules for the safety of all. Its also important to make others follow the rules. Here is a 6 pager booklet distributed by the police. See the gist in English under the image of each page. Unfortunately the official English translation is not available. I am giving a simple translation.
2021 Calendar for Japan - This calendar covers the public holidays in Japan
When is the best time to visit Japan? Firstly, the“best”time is quite subjective because each season has is positive and negative traits. Secondly, it completely depends on your interests and preferences as a traveler. It’s all down to the individual, really!
If you are residing in Japan for longer than three months, it is mandatory to be enrolled in the Japanese health insurance system even if you have travel insurance or are covered by your insurance back home.
You may search for an appropriate medical facility over the phone or on the Internet based on the location, areas of specialties, and available languages. You may also want to ask your neighborhood friends to see if they can recommend any local clinics.
How to Spend This Holiday Season With the end of the year and new year just ahead, please continue taking steps to prevent the spread of infection. Please do not go to crowded places. Only spend time with people you usually meet. Remember to wear a mask and wash your hands. And, please keep rooms ventilated.
Looking at the past, corona (covid-19) pandemic is going to be one of the biggest lessons for the mankind, isn’t it? As of this date, more than 30 million people got infected with corona virus across the world leading to a bit less than 1 million deaths.