Living Guide

Tokyo is one of the busiest and the most populated cities in the world, with enormous features that attract people from all over the world. As you can guess, information and knowledge for living in Tokyo are totally different from those for sightseeing.
Great start of expat life in Tokyo would be completely different with knowledge.
Please let us explain their details to make your expat life in Tokyo easy and comfortable.

AREA GUIDE

Tokyo is a big city, yet many expats live and work in certain locations.
We classify them in six areas: Centeral Area- Minato, Centeral Area- Shibuya, Tokyo Station vicinity / Bay Area, South Suburb (Meguro / Setagaya), Shinjuku and surroundings, West Tokyo, and the others.
Each area has unique characteristics and features. Let us explain them in detail.

Central Area - Minato


Central Area - Shibuya


Tokyo Station vicinity / Bay Area


South Suburb(Meguro / Setagaya)


Shinjuku and surroundings


West Tokyo


Others

DETAILS

Education & International Schools

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When choosing a place to live, it is also very important to consider where your child will attend school. At Ken Corporation, we have supported many cases where our clients' children attend international schools. In this section, we will ask people from each international school to tell us about the school and its features.

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Convenient Properties for International Schools

With growing population of foreign-origin families and interest in international education from local Japanese family, there are many international schools in Tokyo. They tend to live close to school; hence there are international communities in the schools’ surrounding area.
Major international school offers school bus for students, but their bus routes are rarely open to public for security reason. For such information, please ask to each school or to our agents.

Let’s ODEKAKE

ODEKAKE means not only going out, but also shopping, day trips, sightseeing, excursions, and other activities that are a little more fun and exciting than usual.
Here is a guide to recommended ODEKAKE spots in Tokyo and the suburbs of the Tokyo metropolitan area.

Sporting Groups to Join in Tokyo

5 Day Trips from Tokyo to See the Sakura

Five of the Best Parks for Families around Tokyo

Celebrating Japanese Traditions in Tokyo - Visiting the first Shrine or Temple for the Year


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Expat's Life Guide and Tips

To enjoy living in Tokyo, there are things you need to know. Public services, utilities, where to shop, recreation spots and etc. Here we provide you with guides and tips to live in Tokyo.

To enjoy living in Tokyo, there are things you need to know. Public services, utilities, where to shop, recreation spots and etc. Here we provide you with guides and tips to live in Tokyo.