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Daily Life

Basic information related to Japanese daily life, such as Japanese Food, Shopping, Pets and Money.
What Is Miso? A Guide to Japan's Essential Ingredient
8 Japanese Spices and Seasonings to Add to Your Grocery List
Japanese Dashi Soup: What It Is and How to Make It
Japanese Preserved Foods: A Guide to Traditional Preservation Methods
Types of Salt in Japan: Natural, Refined & How to Choose
Umami 101: Master the Art of Balancing Flavors
Japanese Soy Sauce: A Versatile Ingredient Your Kitchen Needs
20 Popular Japanese Seasonings, Sauces, and Condiments
What you should know about Consumption Tax in Japan
Lost and Found in Japan - How to Find Lost Items
How to Get Connected to the Internet in Japan
International Money Transfers to Japan
How to Open a Bank Account in Japan
International Money Transfers from Japan
General Information about Japan
Energy Saving Checklist - How to Save Money on Electricity in Japan
Cost of Living in Japan
Japanese Sake - How to Brew and its History
Where to buy Valentine’s Day chocolate in Tokyo
4 Caffeine-Free Alternatives to Coffee in Japan