Question: What is the population of Yokohama? According to the 2010 Census data, the population of Yokohama is 3,700,000. It is the 2nd most populous city in Japan after Tokyo..
Question: What is the population of Osaka? According to the 2010 Census data, the population of Osaka is 2,670,000. It is the 3rd most populous city in Japan after Tokyo and Kanagawa/Yokohama.
Question: Is there Best Buy in Japan? Answer: No, there is no Best Buy stores in Japan. There are several major Japanese electronic retailers that have mega stores that are many times bigger than Best Buy. Imagine a Best Buy store with 9 floors! Big Japanese electronic retailers include: Yamada […]
Question: Is there Starbucks in Japan? Answer: Yes, Starbucks has over 1,000 coffee shops in Japan. Although most of the Starbucks are concentrated in major cities like Tokyo, Osaka and Nagoya. In Tokyo, there can be 4-5 Starbucks in a few minutes walking distance. In Starbucks Japan, you can ordered […]
Question: Does AT&T Phones work in Japan. Answer: Yes, AT&T phones work in Japan. If you have international roaming, the phone will work. If you want a local SIM card, the phone must be unlock to insert local SIM card from Japanese carriers. The biggest problem in getting a local SIM […]
Question: Does T-Mobile Phones work in Japan. Answer: Yes, T-mobile phones work in Japan. If you have international roaming, the phone will work. If you want a local SIM card, the phone must be unlock to insert local SIM card from Japanese carriers. The biggest problem in getting a local […]
Question: What is Japan Country code when calling internationally? Answer: The Japan Country code is +81. You must dial 81 + “City Code” + “Phone Number” if you want to call somebody in Japan. When calling from US, you will need to dial 011+81+City Code + Telephone Number. Following is […]
Question: When is Golden week Holiday? Answer: Golden week is one of the biggest holidays in Japan as it lumps 4 holidays into one big holiday. Golden week is usually celebrating at the end of April to the first week of May. Golden Week Holiday: May 29 – Showa Day […]
Question: When is Obon Japan Holiday? Answer: Obon is usually celebrated from August 13 to August 15. Although Obon is not an official Japanese holiday a lot of Japanese companies are closed during this time. Obon, or Bon Festival, is the Japanese Buddhist custom to honor the spirits of one’s […]
Question: How do you say Hello in Japanese? Konnichiwa or こんにちわ means Hello in Japanese. Konnichiwa is probably one of the more useful Japanese words to know.