The reasons I chose Hokkaido as a place to settle out of all the other cities in the world.

As I talked about myself earlier in this article, I am a foodie grown up in a foodie family. https://helpingdragon.com/ryu/ I am in love with the food in Hokkaido! And I might not be able to live outside of it anymore... So I talked about this in my intro article but I was born near … Continue reading The reasons I chose Hokkaido as a place to settle out of all the other cities in the world.

Tips on how to protect yourself against disasters in Japan

Japan has experienced many disasters, including earthquakes, typhoons, and heavy rains in recent years, so the chances of international visitors encountering one of these events are relatively high. Image created by Hiro If you had never experienced these kinds of disasters in your home country and then happened to be affected by one when you … Continue reading Tips on how to protect yourself against disasters in Japan

Four types of stores you should know how to use in Japan

There are lots of useful little stores in Japan, but did you know that Japanese people use them all for different purposes? How do we Japanese use the multitude of stores in our country? Today, we’ll be looking at the uses for the drugstores, 100 yen stores, and 300 yen stores, that are so essential … Continue reading Four types of stores you should know how to use in Japan

4 free tools to help you get around Tokyo more easily

Photo by Tianshu Liu on Unsplash Hello again! In this article we’ll be introducing you to free tools that help you get around Tokyo. If you know which apps will help you to use free Wi-Fi spots effectively, or show you where you can charge your phone or tablet, then those will make traveling this city much easier. … Continue reading 4 free tools to help you get around Tokyo more easily

10 things you should know before coming to Japan

As the 2020 Tokyo Olympics draw closer, many people are probably planning a fun trip to Tokyo. However, Japan may be more difficult to travel than you might first think. Even Japanese people like us have trouble getting around the crowded, complicated, and vast city of Tokyo! According to research carried out by the Japan … Continue reading 10 things you should know before coming to Japan

Having difficulty getting information about Japan? Here is a solution!

Our team of Helping Dragon(HD) really wants to make Japan an easier place to visit and live for people from overseas. So we have created a page where you could schedule a video call with us. Get Help Page of HD The video call could be any inquiry regarding Japan. We will have this service … Continue reading Having difficulty getting information about Japan? Here is a solution!