Tokyo Blogs & Websites

Showcase Star
Local network of blogs on topics of interest to those living in and moving to Tokyo. Find out about life, art, shopping, cooking and local tourism and keep up to date with news from your region, plus so much more!
The Rising Sky
A blogger from Portugal studying in Tokyo documenting his life in Japan.
Blog in Spanish language covering all issues related to living in Tokyo.
Department for International Trade, British Embassy Tokyo
DIT offers expertise and contacts through its extensive network of specialists in the UK, and in British embassies and other diplomatic offices worldwide. In Japan, DIT helps British companies increase their competitiveness through overseas trade in Japan...
Haikugirls Japan
Blog about various topics of living in Japan.
The Blog Side of Life
Blog about living here in Japan.
Arisha In Tokyo – A Life in Tokyo Blog
An American womans life in Tokyo from her experience teaching English to traveling around the country.
How much is it in Tokyo? The Prices of Goods & Services in J...
Cost of Living and Price Report from Tokyo, Japan. You can download Excel list of items prices I posted.
Budget Trouble
Blog about budget and travel trouble in Japan.
Talk To The Clouds
Tweet compilation about speaking and teaching English.
Toca City Tokyo
Toca City Tokyo is a portal for both locals and tourists to communicate and chat with each other. On the site you can ask anything about the city and chat with the people who know it best.
Lost in Translation
Active blog about life in Tokyo and Japanese culture.
Go Tokyo
Tokyo tourism information on Tokyos attractions, festivals and events and transportation.
Bad Communication
A weekly podcast about Japan.
Cheapo Japan
A guide to getting the most out of Japan without burning all your money away. Great for backpackers, budget tourists, ex-pats and cheap students!
Lioness in Japan
Variety of topics covered regarding life in Japan in this blog.
OECD Tokyo Center
The Centre is engaged in public outreach activities and acts as a liaison office to the Japanese legislative and executive. Address : 3rd Fl., Nihon Press Center Bldg. 2-1, Uchisaiwai-cho 2-chome, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, 100-0011.
Being A Broad
Everything a Western woman needs to survive and thrive in Japan.
Cooking in Japan
Blog about recipes and cooking tips in Japan.
The Backstreet Guides
Documenting sightseeing spots and events including the backstreet finds in Tokyo. Also organizes Tokyo city tours, one day trips and private tours.
Surviving in Japan
Blog that covers common problems experienced in Japan by expats and travelers alike. Popular for detailed descriptions and pictures of a variety of topics.
A Dream A Day In Tokyo
Non profit organization Tokyo, charitable donation Tokyo, terminally ill children fund, all expenses paid to provide a week of fun in Tokyo for terminally ill children and their families. Located at 2-8-15 Kamiosaki, Shinagawa-ku.
Shoot Tokyo
Amateur photographer based in Tokyo.
A Pocket of Words
Blog about like in Japan from a self described feminist.
Tokyoblings Blog
The blog is about the little things that make living in Tokyo special.
The Expat Wife
Luxury lifestyle blog to serve as a lifestyle guide to expats wives living in Tokyo.
The Adventures of a Foreign Salaryman in Tokyo
Tales of work and life adventures in Tokyo; finding balance in work and family life.