The Guide for Living in Kansai, Japan

About our Kansai Expat Guide

To help you on your journey from Kansai foreigner to Kansai local, we've made useful guides for living in Japan to provide you with the best information for maintaining a safe living environment and enjoying the many opportunities the Kansai Area (Kobe, Osaka and Kyoto) and Japan have to offer.

Featured Kansai Expat Information

International School Guide

Search our list of international schools in the Kansai Area to find nearby educational options for your English-speaking children, including preschools, primary schools, and secondary schools.

English Speaking Doctors & Hospitals

Browse our list of recommended English-speaking doctors and hospitals located within the areas of Kobe, Osaka and Kyoto.

We strongly recommend becoming familiar with the location of your preferred medical provider near your home and workplace in the case of an unexpected emergency.