Japanese Mariachis and Cholos!

  I was recently reading some articles from LatinLive, a media website about U.S. Latinx, and I came across some very interesting stories about Japanese that have come to love Latino culture. This was sort of a shock to me, since most of my own Latinx friends love Japanese culture, such as anime, manga, and…

Japan’s International Tourist Tax Begins January 7th!

Beginning on January 7, 2019, visitors to Japan will need to pay an additional 1,000 yen ($10 US Dollars) departure tax when they leave the country. This tax is meant to expand and enhance Japan’s tourist infrastructure in the following three areas: Create a more comfortable, stress-free tourist environment. Improve access to information about a…