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  • Connect with fellow Japanese in the USA

  • Get information in our USA guide

  • Join exciting events and activities

  • Exchange tips about expat life in the USA

  • Brian Norris

    When first moving to Washington, D.C., I didn't know many people outside of the office. InterNations has changed that with some exciting events.

InterNations – The Place for Japanese Living in the USA

Want to connect with the expat community of Japanese in the United States? Looking for Japanese compatriots to help you with your questions on expat life? Or are you looking for other Japanese expats to go on an excursion to the pleasantly mild Pacific Northwest with?

InterNations the USA offers everything you might need as an expat, no matter whether you already live in the USA or are still in Japan 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 Japanese expats in the USA is going very strong, with members having roots all across Japan - from Sapporo, over the Kansai Region to Tokyo.

An amazing community is waiting for you!

Meet internacional people at local events

Socialize, enjoy hobbies, and make friends

Get info, and feel at home abroad!

Tips and Advice on the USA from Your Fellow Japanese Expats

Obviously, expat life in the USA goes well beyond shipping your belongings and taking care of red tape. Socializing with fellow Japanese is an important facet of living abroad and can be a huge stepping stone in getting to know the American mentality and way of life. Japanese in the USA are a part of our community, calling cities such as New York City, Los Angeles, Washington D.C., and many others home. You can use InterNations to look for fellow Japanese in Washington D.C., for example.

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

  • Our network is the best place to meet expats from Japan.
  • On the the USA 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 sushi and sashimi in Washington D.C., etc.
  • The InterNations Places database for the USA has information on the nearest Japanese embassy and many other institutions.

From the pleasantly mild Pacific Northwest to the picturesque landscapes of the South, you can meet supportive and friendly Japanese expats in the USA on InterNations.

Meet and Mingle with Fellow Japanese in the USA

Additionally, InterNations hosts regular expat events and activities in the USA. Our get-togethers are sure to cater to your taste as well: as a member, you can partake in cozy gatherings to enjoy some American st■ turkey, join one of our huge expat celebrations with hundreds of participants in Washington D.C.’s best locations, and much more. Want to discover the USA? Go on a weekend trip with your fellow expats to see the Sierras of California and other beautiful landmarks.

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

Meet other Japanese at our events in the United States

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

May 21, 2024, 7:00 AM
1 attendee
Explore the contemporary art scene and vibrancy of Mexico City. Six nights and five full days. Call or text me for more information.
May 21, 2024, 11:30 PM
30 attendees
Join us for a HAPPY HOUR with special discounts on food and drinks
May 22, 2024, 2:45 AM
6 attendees
Let’s go see Sammy Obeid live at the Punch Line! Sammy is a talented comedian from the Bay Area, who has been touring the country talking about the latest events and mathematics. Yes, math! We'll me
Join us to meet other InterNations newbies in town! Our Newcomers’ Event is a small and casual mixer and we’ll have a short introduction on what the InterNations San Francisco Community has to offer.

Want to meet other Japanese at our events?

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    From Japan, living in Washington, D.C.
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    From Japan, living in San Francisco
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    From Japan, living in New York
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    From Japan, living in Los Angeles
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    From Japan, living in Boston
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    From Japan, living in Seattle
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    From Japan, living in Los Angeles
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    From Japan, living in Honolulu
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    From Japan, living in Washington, D.C.
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    From Japan, living in Washington, D.C.

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  • Brian Norris

    When first moving to Washington, D.C., I didn't know many people outside of the office. InterNations has changed that with some exciting events.

  • Caroline Stiles

    In such an international city such as Washington, D.C. InterNations holds great events for everyone to network and enjoy themselves.

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