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    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.

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  • Visa Stamp
    4 replies
    Mar 24, 16:13

    I've heard the same about the Bahamas. It's also really cheap. You can do a 3 day cruise including return flights from New York to Miami for a total of $700 dollars. I spend more than $700 flying one …

  • Japanese-English Interpreter
    3 replies
    Jul 13, 16:22

    Hi Mariko, I was wondering if you tutor Japanese, or know someone who does? I grew up and went to school in NY/NJ, but I had an opportunity to work in Tokyo a few years ago. I had a lot of fun there …

  • Italian Tutor
    4 replies
    Dec 11, 15:32

    Hi everyone, my friend Giuseppe from Italy is willing to teach italian in exchange for english for free. Please feel free to email him at gdantico@hotmail.com Thanks, Veronica

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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 stuffed 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!

  • 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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