Jun
19
2012

A German Alien in Japan – Wow, your Japanese is so good!

Life as a foreigner in Japan can be quite annoying sometimes. Everybody who has lived in Japan for a certain time knows that and will probably agree! While everybody has their very unique experiences, if you comb through them you’ll see a certain pattern! Everybody is going through the same things here, maybe slightly different, […]

Jun
10
2012

Dreaming of a Life in Japan: The reality

I’m sure a lot of you secretly dream of a life in Japan. Almost every day I get to read the same questions or statements in Japan related forums: “I want to live in Japan in the future. I have XY qualifications…” “I have no degree, no idea what I’m talking about, but I WILL […]

Apr
16
2012

A German Alien in Japan – Introduction

Hello and welcome to the brand new blog series “A German Alien in Japan” aka “Life as a foreigner in Japan”. Being a foreigner in Japan has its good and its bad points and I’m sure everyone who has lived in Japan for several years like me has their own experiences and strange encounters. I […]

Dec
22
2011

Christmas in Japan

We all know it, in a few days it’s Christmas! Yes, even here in Japan! But to be honest, most of the time I don’t even notice it’s Christmas time here. Maybe that’s just me. Today, I want to tell you a little about how Christmas in Japan is celebrated. Actually I live in the […]

Dec
16
2011

Japanese Driver’s License

Since yesterday I’m the proud owner of a Japanese driver’s license! Despite being in Japan for almost 4 years now, I didn’t have any until now. I thought it might be interesting to read about the process of obtaining a Japanese driver’s license as a foreigner, so I’m gonna share my experience. In order to […]

Nov
13
2011

How I made it to Japan

Hello. :stars: This is the first post in this blog. Thanks to those of you who are reading along from the very start! :hearts: A lot of people are interested in coming to Japan. Some only want to visit, some want to come and try living here for some time. Others want to leave their […]

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