Japan

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Danish Expats in Japan?

Connect with fellow Danes in Japan
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Join exciting events and activities
Exchange tips about expat life in Japan

Edmund Taylor

"Tokyo has so much to offer and InterNations made it much easier to become acclimated to life in this bustling city."

Marina Salgado

"In such a huge city, InterNations has created great events for expats to meet in Tokyo."

InterNations – The Place for Danes Living in Japan

Want to connect with the expat community of Danes in Japan? Looking for Danish compatriots to help you with your questions on expat life? Or are you looking for other Danish expats to go on an excursion to Shikoku, the smallest island, famous for its 88-temple pilgrimage with?

InterNations Japan offers everything you might need as an expat, no matter whether you already live in Japan or are still in Denmark planning your upcoming foreign assignment. InterNations is the leading platform among expatriates and global minds in all countries around the world. Needless to say, our community of Danish expats in Japan is going very strong, with members having roots all across Denmark - from Aarhus, over Odense to Copenhagen.

Meet other Danes at our events in Japan

Attend our monthly events and activities for Danes expatriates to get to know like-minded expatriates in real life.

Find More Information in Our Japan Expat Guides

Forum Posts by Danes in Japan

Get trustworthy advice and local insights from fellow Danes in our Japan expat forums.

Tips and Advice on Japan from Your Fellow Danish Expats

Obviously, expat life in Japan goes well beyond shipping your belongings and taking care of red tape. Socializing with fellow Danes is an important facet of living abroad and can be a huge stepping stone in getting to know the Japanese mentality and way of life. Danes in Japan are a part of our community, calling cities such as Sapporo, the Kansai Region, Tokyo, and many others home. You can use InterNations to look for fellow Danes in Tokyo, for example.

Wondering where to shop for Danish delicatessen, want to discuss your national team's latest match, or simply talk to someone in your native language? Become a member of the Japanese InterNations Community!

  • Our network is the best place to meet expats from Denmark.
  • On the Japan Expat Forums, you can get competent answers to all your expat-related questions: how to find a babysitter fluent in your mother tongue, where to get smørrebrød in Tokyo, etc.
  • The InterNations Places database for Japan has information on the nearest Danish embassy and many other institutions.

From Shikoku, the smallest island, famous for its 88-temple pilgrimage to the scenic Japanese Alps, you can meet supportive and friendly Danish expats in Japan on InterNations.

Meet and Mingle with Fellow Danes in Japan

Additionally, InterNations hosts regular expat events and activities in Japan. Our get-togethers are sure to cater to your taste as well: as a member, you can partake in cozy gatherings to enjoy some Japanese sushi and sashimi, join one of our huge expat celebrations with hundreds of participants in Tokyo’s best locations, and much more. Want to discover Japan? Go on a weekend trip with your fellow expats to see Hokkaido's wide open spaces and snowy frontier and other beautiful landmarks.

Our meet-ups and activities offer many wonderful opportunities to mingle with expatriates hailing from Denmark and dozens of other countries in a casual setting. Just sign up for your InterNations membership and you’ll soon hear a cordial Hej from our Danes living in Japan!