Go! Go! Nihon

News & Insights

Welcome to the Go! Go! Nihon blog – your best resource for information about Japanese language, culture, society, studying in Japan, traveling in Japan, and more!

Blog page hero
Life in Japan
While the cherry blossoms are a spectacular sight to see in spring, summer also has a surprise up its sleeve with Japan’s rainy season. Early June to mid-July is the perfect time to see an array of colorful hydrangea around Tokyo, known as ajisai in Japanese. Whether you are traveling or coming to live and study as a student, the city has much to offer for the summer outdoor adventurer who can bear the humidity! ...

All the articles

Blog category filter
Life in Japan
While the cherry blossoms are a spectacular sight to see in spring, summer also has a surprise up its sleeve with Japan’s rainy season. Early June to mid-July is the perfect time to see an...
How to
The reality is that it’s not possible to study in Japan if you’re under 18 long-term without restrictions. Although you could technically obtain a student visa, your accommodation options are extremely limited as a minor...
Only in Japan
Japan’s rainy season or Tsuyu (梅雨) is well-known to most regular visitors to this beautiful country. If you travel here from around the beginning of June to mid-July, you’ll be sure to get a bit...
Only in Japan
With spring in the air and the sun shining many people in Tokyo are thinking about hanami 花見 (flower viewing) and how they can enjoy the sakura 桜, or cherry blossoms. Did you know, though,...
Life in Japan
Golden Week holidays in Japan are one of the most anticipated and busiest holiday seasons of the year. Japanese workers typically don’t get many paid vacation days and many don’t take those days, even when...
News
As of spring 2023, the Japanese government has introduced two new visa programs for foreign nationals, the Future Creation Individual (J-Find) and Highly Skilled Professional (J-Skip) visas. Both J-Find and J-Skip visas are work-related visas...
go-go-nihon-who-we-are

Who we are

Go! Go! Nihon
Live and Study in Japan

Go! Go! Nihon proudly helps thousands of people from around the world fulfill their dreams of living in Japan by helping them choose the right language school, apply for their student visa, find accommodation, and settle into their lives in Japan.

Can’t make it to Japan yet, or want to get a head start? We also offer online courses created in partnership with Japanese language schools in Japan.

🎌 Join our next Webinar!

Next session → Live Student Visa Consultation

Days
Hours
Minutes
Seconds