All About Japan

All About Ashley Owen
Kansai-based freelance writer from the UK, who moved to Japan on a working holiday visa in 2017. Hobbies include travelling, yoga, reading, and attempting to master Japanese!
Uji: An Awesome Day Trip from Kyoto

Uji: An Awesome Day Trip from Kyoto

Home to some of the best green tea and one of the most recognizable temples in Japan, Uji is a destination that shouldn't be missed if you're exploring Kyoto and the rest of the Kansai area!

5 More Fantastic Kansai Hikes

5 More Fantastic Kansai Hikes

Kansai is home to some amazing hiking spots that offer both interesting trails and stunning views. So what are you waiting for? Grab those shoes and get trekking!

10 Must-Visit Restaurants for Vegans in Japan

10 Must-Visit Restaurants for Vegans in Japan

The options for vegans in Japan are getting better and better! Skeptical? Check out these 10 fantastic restaurants around the country to see what we mean!

How to Get a Working Holiday Visa for Japan

How to Get a Working Holiday Visa for Japan

A working holiday visa enables residents form certain countries to spend a whole year living, working and traveling in Japan. So what are you waiting for? Learn how to get that application started now!

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