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Questioned 7 days ago

How to get from place to place in Japan / Tokyo

Hi. I am traveling to Japan/Tokyo with my daughter in April for the first ever time. We have ideas to visit as much as we can in 7 days. Does anyone have any tips for airport to hotel transfer and best train travel tickets to purchase for the duration of our stay and any handy tips for getting ab...

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Questioned 15 days ago

How can I find a specific book in a Japanese bookshop? How are the books arranged? By author, company, publisher, other?

I'm particularly interested in rummaging through some second hand bookshops during my visit, like BOOKOFF for example. I want to buy books written in Japanese, not in English. I know hiragana, katakana and around 700 kanji, but I'm not sure how to find books about certain topics or authors even i...

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Questioned about 1 month ago

Is it possible to learn basic Japanese in one month? As far as I know not many Japanese people talk English

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