Category: Out and About

The Best Golf Courses in Japan: Top 8 List
Out and About July 20th, 2021

The Best Golf Courses in Japan: Top 8 List

Japan has created golfing destinations that have achieved spots on top 100 lists worldwide. Here is a list of the top 8 golf courses in Japan that are worthy of your consideration.
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Tomoko Matsuoka
Tomoko Matsuoka Staff Writer
10 Best Instagram Accounts to Check Out If You're a #JapanLife Nerd
Out and About, Life in Japan July 6th, 2021

10 Best Instagram Accounts to Check Out If You're a #JapanLife Nerd

From Instagram accounts that offer a window into life in Japan to Instagrammers who provide comedic relief, we have you covered. Check out 10 of our faves!
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Amy Yamashita
Amy Yamashita Community Specialist
Your Guide to the Best Work-Friendly Cafes with Power and Free Wi-Fi in Tokyo
Out and About July 5th, 2021

Your Guide to the Best Work-Friendly Cafes with Power and Free Wi-Fi in Tokyo

Today, we have rounded up our favorite not-Starbucks cafes that have power outlets and free Wi-Fi. These are all work-friendly places that are roomy enough for you to take out your laptop and large enough so there will not be a line waiting for your seat immediately after you get settled. 
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Amy Yamashita
Amy Yamashita Community Specialist
Tokyo-Based Luxurious Outdoor Options to Inspire Your Weekend Plans
Out and About, Life in Japan June 30th, 2021

Tokyo-Based Luxurious Outdoor Options to Inspire Your Weekend Plans

5 hand-selected options for those looking for holiday vibes packed into the space of a weekend—all accessible from Tokyo.
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TokyoMate Team
TokyoMate Team  Executive Updates
Secrets to the Hive Jinnan's Top-Rated Coworking Space
Out and About, Interviews April 27th, 2021

Secrets to the Hive Jinnan's Top-Rated Coworking Space

Q&A with the Community Lead at the Hive Jinnan, to discover the secrets of the Hive's consistently 5-star reviews and their growing popularity in Shibuya. 
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TokyoMate Team
TokyoMate Team  Executive Updates
The Latest COVID-19 Travel Information for Japan: What to Know, Do, and Prepare
Out and About, Life in Japan April 12th, 2021

The Latest COVID-19 Travel Information for Japan: What to Know, Do, and Prepare

The latest COVID travel information for Japan in 2021—what you should know before your next flight to or from Tokyo. Official bulletins, links to government sources, and more.
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Tomoko Matsuoka
Tomoko Matsuoka Staff Writer
Your Guide to the Best Whisky Bars in Tokyo
Out and About November 13th, 2020

Your Guide to the Best Whisky Bars in Tokyo

From finding a whisky bar for date night to locating the best whisky bar in Tokyo, this guide helps you uncover Japan's top whisky bars.
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Tomoko Matsuoka
Tomoko Matsuoka Staff Writer
A Quick-Start Guide to the Best Wine Bars in Tokyo 
Out and About November 5th, 2020

A Quick-Start Guide to the Best Wine Bars in Tokyo 

Word-of-mouth referrals are often the best way to navigate the Tokyo wine bar scene. Another trusty method is through GuruNavi or Tabelog, Japan's Yelp-styled review sites for eateries and drinkeries nationwide. But to start you off in your hunt for the best wine bar in Tokyo, we’ve gathered 6 of our favorites for you to look over. 
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Kenichi Yamamoto
Kenichi Yamamoto Research Specialist
Everything You Need to Know About the JR East Welcome Pass
Out and About October 30th, 2020

Everything You Need to Know About the JR East Welcome Pass

The JR Welcome Pass presents its most fabulous deal thus far, with its latest JR EAST Welcome Rail Pass 2020 campaign. This pass allows you to explore the Tohoku and Shinetsu regions of Japan at a fantastic price point of unlimited use for 3 consecutive days for ¥12,000.
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Tomoko Matsuoka
Tomoko Matsuoka Staff Writer
The Best Onsen in Japan for Your Next Weekend Getaway
Out and About October 21st, 2020

The Best Onsen in Japan for Your Next Weekend Getaway

If you’re in the mood for planning your next weekend getaway, here are 7 of the best onsen in Japan for you to consider.
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Tomoko Matsuoka
Tomoko Matsuoka Staff Writer