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Life in Japan Labour Thanksgiving Day (勤労感謝の日): Two Holidays in One?

Thanksgiving in Japan isn’t solely connected to the produce of the autumn harvest, it’s also a day of gratitude for the working people of Japan. So, how do these two meanings complement one another?

Posted by on November 22, 2017
Coto Events in August 2017

Book our events online or contact us at info@cotoacademy.com. Lunch Tour Thursday, August 3 Kagurazaka is an enchanting neighborhood located 5 minutes walking from the Coto Academy...

Lucy: Working Holiday in Japan

We continue our Student Testimonial series with Lucy who came to Japan on a working holiday visa to learn the language and travel around the country.

Japanese Essentials: How to Introduce Yourself

Learn how to easily and quickly introduce yourself in Japanese in this handy article.

New Events July 2017

We’re very excited to introduce two new social events in July! Bring along your friends and family to join the fun! 1: Sake Tasting Tour Have you been to Shinbashi...

Japanese Essentials: How To Talk About Things You Like

A great way to make a new friend is to share about your interests and things you enjoy. Being able to talk in Japanese about things you like will get...

Study Options For Working Holiday Visa holders

Our flexible 4-week Intensive courses offer Working Holiday Visa holders the perfect opportunity to study Japanese.

Survival Japanese: Ordering A Beer!

A key language lesson to learn in Japan is how to order beers at a restaurant!

Carlos: From China to Japan

Carlos has started his 3 month Intensive Course in February at Coto. He’s passionate about Eastern Asian Culture and lived in China for a few years before moving to Japan...

What’s Going On In Tokyo: June 12th-June 18th

Each week the Coto Team brings you a selection of exciting events in Tokyo. Learn a skill, experience Japanese culture or simply dive into the nightlife. Grab this occasion to use ...

Coto Academy 3 Year Anniversary Special!

At Coto we’re very excited about our upcoming 3rd year anniversary! As a big thank you to all our current and potential new students we are pleased to announce a...

Coto Event in July 2017

Lunch Tour In Kagurazaka Thursday, July 6 Have you ever been to Kagurazaka? It is an enchanting neighborhood located 5 minutes walking from the Coto Academy, where you can find...

What’s Going On In Tokyo: June 5th – June 11th

Each week the Coto Team brings you a selection of exciting events in Tokyo. Learn a skill, experience Japanese culture or simply dive into the nightlife. Grab this occasion to use ...