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

InterNations – The Place for Filipinos Living in Japan

Want to connect with the expat community of Filipinos in Japan? Looking for Filipino compatriots to help you with your questions on expat life? Or are you looking for other Filipino 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 Philippines 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 Filipino expats in Japan is going very strong, with members having roots all across Philippines - from Davao, over Cebu to Manila.

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    From Philippines, living in Tokyo
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    From Philippines, living in Tokyo
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    From Philippines, living in Tokyo
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    From Philippines, living in Tokyo
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    From Philippines, living in Tokyo
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    From Philippines, living in Nagoya

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Forum Posts by Filipinos in Japan

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

  • Calling abroad from Japan
    5 replies
    Sep 11, 10:40 AM
    Community member

    compared to Skype, Global Call is easier to charge for credits and use. I found Skype package complicated. They limit the use within 1 month and it takes 2-3 days to proceed the credits you charge.

  • New Year in Tokyo
    5 replies
    Nov 28, 1:55 PM
    Community member

    Andrea, capsule hotels, youth hostels and super cheap smelly business hotels is what you are looking at. Cheers Nils

  • After 5 TV seeks freelance writers
    1 reply
    May 9, 12:28 PM
    Community member

    I checked your website and I was wondering if you wouold like to have JAPAN as one of the channel?

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Tips and Advice on Japan from Your Fellow Filipino Expats

Obviously, expat life in Japan goes well beyond shipping your belongings and taking care of red tape. Socializing with fellow Filipinos 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. Filipinos 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 Filipinos in Tokyo, for example.

Wondering where to shop for Filipino 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 Philippines.
  • 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 halo-halo in Tokyo, etc.
  • The InterNations Places database for Japan has information on the nearest Filipino 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 Filipino expats in Japan on InterNations.

Meet and Mingle with Fellow Filipinos 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 Philippines and dozens of other countries in a casual setting. Just sign up for your InterNations membership and you’ll soon hear a cordial Mabuhay! from our Filipinos living in Japan!