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Japan Work Visa Requirements – How to Get a Working Visa in Japan

Work visas in Japan require a bachelors usually, there are several different types of Japanese work visas. Japan is a popular destination for foreign workers, due to its strong economy and high quality of life. However, the process of obtaining a Japanese work visa can be complex and time-consuming. This article will provide you with […]
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Zoom Japanese Classes 2023 – Learn Online with Coto Academy

Zoom Japanese classes: A convenient and effective way to learn Japanese Learning a new language can be daunting, but it doesn’t have to be. With Zoom Japanese classes, you can learn Japanese from the comfort of your own home, at your own pace. Zoom Japanese classes offer a number of advantages over traditional Japanese classes, […]
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Not Just Pumpkin Spice: Autumn Foods in Japan

Ahh, autumn. The leaves are changing into brilliant reds and yellows, the air is starting to get crisp with cold, and the fluffy scarves and coats of yesteryear are emerging. It’s times like these that we start to crave those warm and familiar autumn foods – maybe pumpkin pie, apple cider, or s’mores come to […]
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How to be a Digital Nomad in Japan

Are you looking to become a digital nomad in Japan? Do you want to explore the world’s third-largest economy while having access to incredible technology, culture, and cuisine? Working remotely can be a great way of experiencing all that Japan has to offer. In this blog post, we’ll show you how it’s done by providing […]
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Mastering Japanese Conjugation: An Engaging and Comprehensive Guide

Learning Japanese conjugation doesn’t have to be a dry and daunting task. In fact, it can be an exciting journey filled with twists and turns, much like a thrilling adventure. So, fasten your seatbelts as we embark on a quest to unravel the mysteries of Japanese conjugation, sprinkling a dash of fun and excitement into […]
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Grocery Stores in Japan with English Online Delivery: A Comprehensive Guide.

Looking for grocery stores in Japan with English online delivery? Look no further! This article lists the top grocery stores in Japan that offer online delivery in English, including Amazon Fresh, Seikatsu Club, and Oisix ra daichi. Find out what items they offer, where they deliver to, and how to order groceries online in Japan.
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Secure a Deal for Your Japanese Course Before the Year Ends!

The year might be coming to an end, hence we hope your spirit in learning Japanese does not end this year too! With that, we want to be part of your Japanese learning journey!  From December 1st to December 25th, 2023, we are excited to offer you several promos for our different courses, such as […]
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Stay Worry-Free with Coto’s JLPT Course in Yokohama!

Are you planning to take the JLPT in 2024 and want to KICK START your prep? Firstly, congratulations on making a huge decision to improve your Japanese! Let Coto Academy help you reach your language goals with a limited special JLPT course package! In our Yokohama school, you can start your prep with us, with […]
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Spilling the Tea – About Japanese Tea!

Imagine you are enjoying a warm cup of matcha tea. As you take that first soothing sip, you are reminded of just how important tea is for many people and cultures. And, nowhere is this more evident than in Japan! Sip. Ever since tea showed up on Japan’s shores hundreds of years ago, you muse, […]
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Don’t Eat That : Fake Food in Japan

Have you ever sat down to eat at a restaurant, saw your friend’s dish arrive, and then thought, oh, I wish I had ordered that instead? Then perhaps it would have been helpful to see a fake food sample before ordering – aka the menu in the form of hyper realistic plastic food. That is […]
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Yellow September : A Month for Mental Health

Yellow September is an opportunity to highlight and heighten mental health awareness. That’s why every year September 10 is marked as World Suicide Day. However, the entire month is a reminder that mental health concerns everyone, including those living abroad. Whether it’s missing good times with friends or craving nothing but family recipes, living abroad […]
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Irasutoya: Japan’s Art Phenomenon

         If you’ve interacted with Japanese media at all, then you are sure to have come across something cute! From famous Sanrio characters (like Hello Kitty) to company logos, you can find cuteness just about anywhere; this is because Japan often uses this concept in many different areas, such as marketing, fashion, and… clip art? […]
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