We believe that we are part of a larger community and that we have to contribute to be part of it. We therefore run a couple of communities websites to support our cause and followers.
NIHONGO ICHIBAN is one of the leading websites supporting students of the Japanese language. More than 50,000 registered members regularly follow our updates on Japanese grammar, kanji and vocabulary.
With more than 450 registered bloggers we host the largest directory of blogs about Japan.The directory covers an ever growing number of topics such as news, travel, food, manga, and many more.
NIHON ICHIBAN is an educational blog on Japanese culture with a focus on authentic food, craft and design. Although growing slowly only it already attracted more than 40,000 subscribers and followers on Facebook and Twitter.
This website provides comprehensive information to foreign and Japanese visitors of the Odawara - Hakone region. The English version is a collection of things to do whereas the Japanese version also includes a news calendar and newsletter.