Japan

Why Are Expat Professionals Leaving Singapore For Japan?

Singapore has been regarded as one of the best Asian destinations for expats from all over the world for a long time now. This island managed to upgrade itself from the third to the first world within a couple of decades after achieving independence from the Federation of Ma   more ...


Tokyo Is The World's Most Expensive City For Expats

Not every expat destination is created equal. Some cities will offer greater variety in entertainment or leisure activities while others will be focus   more ...

Moving To Japan? Here's What You Need To Know Before You Arrive

In the future, foreign professionals as well as entrepreneurs, academic researchers and technical experts will be classed as highly skilled workers an   more ...

Japan - Recommended Social Media Accounts

At Expat Focus, we like to be on the lookout for resources around the web that could help prospective expats adjust to their new countries. Today, we   more ...

Eleven Weird Foods You'll Encounter When You Move To Japan

Along with their own national dishes, the Japanese also give a twist to many popular foods (baked potato flavour KitKats, anyone?), including pizza an   more ...


 
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Jonathan, Tokyo

Who are you?

My name is Jonathan, originally from the UK, and live in central Tokyo writing about some of the more curious aspects of Japan in my blog TenguLife.com after being a full-time expat working in Sports, Luxury and Automotive over the years.   more ...

Annabelle, Tochigi

Who are you?

Hi! My name is Annabelle. I'm a 24 year old woman from Wellington, New Zealand. I write a blog about my experiences called Orig   more ...

André Moreira, Japan

Who are you?

I'm André, 23-year-old, Portuguese!

Where, when and why did you move abroad?

Ever since my childhood I grew inter   more ...

Erica Knecht, Kyushu

Hi, I’m Erica Knecht, mother, trailing spouse, freelance writer, and lover of airports and train stations. I’m originally Canadian, but I’ve liv   more ...