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2019.8.25

Consumption Tax Increase starting October 2019

No Filipino would call goods in Japan cheap. A lot of things we can buy in Japan are probably three times as much as anything we can buy in the Philippines. For example, while a cheap lunch in Manil...

2019.8.18

HOW TO WATCH FILIPINO TV IN JAPAN

One of the things many Filipinos working overseas is watching Filipino TV shows. While Netflix offers a few Filipino movies to watch, it’s just so much better to watch shows you used to at home. As...

2019.8.16

Somen: Cool Noodles for Summer

If you’re in the search for food to cool you off during the summer time, your nearest 7-11 just might have a fix for you. Somen is a type of Japanese noodles typically eaten during summer. The noodl...

2019.8.14

Visiting New Nanay’s Roppongi

  If you’re going to the Philippine Embassy, you might want to take the chance to visit one of the few Filipino restaurants in Tokyo. Called New Nanay’s it has been operating in the area for 15 years...

2019.8.12

Hiyashi Chuka Hajimemashita! Chilled Ramen for Summer

Do you love ramen but just can’t stand to eat it during the summer season? Are you looking for filling food that would be refreshing for the heat? Japan has a great answer for this! Try Hiyashi Chuk...

2019.8.8

Sensu: The Japanese Abaniko

Japan’s scorching summer temperatures can be very difficult to deal with. Even those who come from tropical/desert countries still find Japan’s summer season unbearable. It’s a good thing the Phili...

2019.8.6

Renting a property in Japan

Renting a residential space in Japan is not very easy. First of all, monthly rent is not really cheap. Also, despite the increase of the foreign population, many home-owners still hesitate to rent the...

2019.8.3

Where to find cheap clothes in Japan

One of the worries my friends and I had when preparing to move to Japan is the packing. We worried that clothes would take too much space in the luggage, but we also wanted to bring food from home. ...

2019.8.2

Medicine for Insect Bites

One of the things I don’t miss in the Philippines is mosquitoes. In Japan, where it is dry and cool pretty much of the year, it’s not something that bothered me often. In the summer though, mosquito...