The Japanese term "gaijin" ("guy jean") means foreigner, but it has many other connotations in a land in which almost everything is different from the West.
Rumors about the safety of the approved vaccines have been running rampant, just as Japan achieves the milestone of fully vaccinating 20% of its popula…
Examine a simple case to see how Japan’s system of national health insurance helps to keep out-of-pocket costs to a minimum.
Fugu, the small, seemingly innocuous blowfish is revered for its exceptional taste but has poisonous venom concentrated in its blood and internal organ…
Real Gaijin Podcast #0005Listen now (29 min) | Tune in for Real Gaijin’s 5th podcast. It is a 29 minute narration of two recent articles including… Mind Your Manners: Top Ten P…
Japan’s kei cars really are in a class all by themselves. Their quirky styling, color options, and practical designs offer drivers with a wide range of…
Learn the fundamentals and practical application of Japanese manners! This is an updated version of an article first published by Japan Insider on Marc…
Real Gaijin Podcast #0004Listen now (32 min) | Tune in for Real Gaijin’s 4th podcast. It is a 32 minute narration of two recent articles including… Expand Your Palate: Top Ten …
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