There are nearly as many reasons to relocate to a new country as there are stars in the night sky. You want to see more of the world or to travel while earning and even saving money. Perhaps you want to truly immerse in another culture, not just see it superficially. Maybe you need greater economic opportunity than you have in your home country.
Japan is at the top of many travellers’ lists of places to visit, but few people have an idea of what life is like on a daily basis for members of the international community.
The Pure Land Co’s Life in Japan series exists to cover the huge variety of topics relating to living in Japan as a foreigner. Finding jobs, self-sponsoring a working visa, finding a place to live, cooking, shopping, exploring – and beyond.