Japanese People

Japanese Culture

Updated November 9, 2019 | by Chad A. Thiele, 23 year veteran of Tokyo.

Hello. Here is where I’ll share advice and helpful information so you can better enjoy your time in Japan.

More specifically I should say this will be about Japanese culture with an eye towards Tokyo-Japanese culture. Because just like in the U.S., the various parts of Japan have their own culture too.

But since I’ve lived in Tokyo 23 years I can really only speak toward this.