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Answered over 3 years ago

How long is winter in Japan?

Sosuke Kimura Sosuke Kimura, Living in Japan

Also it depends on the region, but it is a cold winter from December to March roughly. North of the region (Ex: Tohoku, Hokkaido) but when November and also in April is cold. If you want to enjoy the snow, it is winter in the north of the region is good. The photo is in Hokkaido.

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Answered over 3 years ago

What do you like and dislike about traveling Japan?

usagi usagi, Lived in Japan

I like cleanliness and politeness in Japan. Most of the cases, you will find out Japanese roads are cleaner than other cities in the world, people are polite and helpful. On the other hand, I dislike the inconvenience with free public "wifi". You can connect with wifi at some places (big stations...

Answered over 3 years ago

What are the do's and don'ts in social decorum when in Japan?

usagi usagi, Lived in Japan

Japanese like polite attitude. So, when you greet someone for the first time, DO "bowing" at same time when you do self-introduction. But, please DON'T "body touch" for the first time. and take some personal distance. Japanese people don't have culture to touch shoulder or kissing for greetings. ...

Answered over 3 years ago

What are the child-friendly spots in Japan?

usagi usagi, Lived in Japan

When you want to eat some Japanese foods with your kids, "family restaurant" could be an options. There are many these franchise restaurants ( Denny's, Saizeria, jonathans..). Usually, they have a spacious tables and many kids menu. Prices are really reasonable too!

Answered over 3 years ago

How does one connect with locals in Japan?

usagi usagi, Lived in Japan

Besides jumping into a bars or cafes, you can try some SNS "meet up" or "couch surfing". In these website/app, you can find many events based on your preference ( e.g Language exchange, cooking, standup comedy, dinging out, gaining to museums). Through doing some activities you like, you can easi...

Answered over 3 years ago

What are the essentials in traveling to Japan?

usagi usagi, Lived in Japan

When you arrive at Japan and could meet new Japanese friends, definitely you need mobile application "LINE". It is a tool like a whatsapp, but free to download and doesn't cost you unless you don't buy stamps or games. Through LINE, you can enjoy simple easy chat with various funny free stamps ( ...

Answered over 3 years ago

What are taboos in Japanese culture?

Sosuke Kimura Sosuke Kimura, Living in Japan

Here are some of my advice, 1. Take off your shoes shere needed, including fitting rooma. 2. Don't speaki loud in the public. 3. Don't use your phone in the train to speak with someone. 4. Don't eat & drink something you brought at any restaurants including fast foods. 5. Don't give tips 6. D...