Sakurajima Volcano in Kagoshima Erupts with Lightning

Sakurajima Volcano Lightning

Talk about awesome! This photo is great during a Sakurajima eruption in Kagoshima Japan. Learn more about Sakurajima here.

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Skype English Learning Now More Popular!

As the Internet grows and social media takes the spotlight, more and more people are discovering new ways to connect online. Living in Japan is a dream for many people and teaching English is one of the basic gateways to getting a job in the Asian country. But if a person is hardcore about teaching…


Japan Airlines Offering Wireless Internet Connection Service Soon

This summer, Japan Airlines (JAL) will start offering high-speed, wireless internet connection service, the JAL SKY Wi-Fi. The airline is currently in progress in equipping their aircraft across its international fleet using the broadband Ku connectivity solution eXConnect by Panasonic Avionics Corporation. It will be gradually introduced onboard JAL’s international flights. If possible, I think…

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Is Japan Sexist When It Comes To Job Seniority?

In a survey covering 744 firms of 10 major Asia-Pacific stock markets, only 6 percent of board seats account for women, compared with 15 percent in the U.S. and 17 percent in Europe. It shows that Asia’s leading companies have only very few women in senior jobs. This could mean that vital pool of talent…

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5 Tips on how to Order the Right Meal at a Japanese Restaurant

There are a couple of scenarios where someone might find themselves in a situation where they will need to order a meal in a Japanese restaurant. The first, and the most obvious, if they find themselves in Japan either in business or for pleasure and need to eat something. The other scenario is if they…