Winters in Japan are very cold. There are also views that can only be seen during the winter season and meals that are not available. Personally speaking, I would say that you will enjoy the winter months more than the summer months with regard to scenery and food, but be aware that you are more likely to get sick during the winter season. Winter season is a good time to get sick. While there are no specific “Japan-specific diseases” that foreign travelers are susceptible to in Japan, especially during the winter months, there are some health risks that should be noted due to the season and environment. Below are some […]
What should I be aware of when traveling abroad from Taiwan to Japan? The problems that Taiwanese people may experience while traveling in Japan are as varied as those experienced by foreigners visiting Japan from other countries. Below are three common problems that Taiwanese travelers should be aware of. Although Japanese people tend to be friendly toward Taiwan and generally welcome visitors, there are still many things they do not understand due to the differences between the two countries. Those of you who have been to Japan many times may be familiar with this, but please check again. Differences between Traditional and Japanese Kanji In Taiwan, Chinese characters are usually […]
Before and after the application] [TOKIO OMOTENASHI POLICY] application How to contact the insurance company & go to the hospital.
Must be installed after signing the contract If you need to go to a hospital while in Japan, you must contact Tokio Marine & Nichido’s call center via the app. Languages other than Japanese are also supported, and calls can be made from the customer’s smartphone (home country line only). Start with installation From your smartphone Please search “TOKIO MARINE Safety Information”. If you are using android click here If you are using an iphone click here Step 1] First, Log in. Please check [I agree to the terms and conditions] on ↑. Step 2] Enter the ACTIVATE CODE One of the most frequently asked questions is, “I don’t know […]
This text is written in Japanese, but please note that it is translated using translation software, so the translation may be strange. My first summer trip to Japan! Since my last trip was in winter, I made plans to go to Japan in summer this time. It is difficult to find a good candidate site. That’s as it should be! I wanted to go to places where other people don’t go, so I was off the standard tourist attractions. I googled and read guide books at bookstores. In the midst of all this, I finally found a place that I thought “this is it! Like this, go from a completely […]
The Japan Medical Association announced that it has advised the government to ensure that foreign visitors to Japan receive adequate treatment in rural areas as well as in urban areas in case they become suddenly ill. Since illness during travel is an expected accident, someone visiting Japan will go to a hospital, but how can we be assured of a safe visit? The Japan Medical Association takes the health of foreign visitors to Japan very seriously. Since the beginning of 2023, Japan’s water border measures have been relaxed and many travelers have come to Japan. As some of you may have experienced illness while traveling, the probability of becoming ill […]