Discover the Current World Through the Eyes of a Baby Snow Monkey in Jarman CEO, Ruth Marie Jarman’s New Magical Story (Nagano Prefecture)

Have you ever visited the hot spring-loving snow monkeys in Nagano prefecture? When Jarman CEO, Ruth Marie Jarman, visited them recently, she was inspired by their curiosity and wondered how they may have noticed their world change. From hundreds of Continue Reading

Dive Deep into the Flavorful World of Yuzukosho with YouTuber John Daub! (Kochi Prefecture)

Japanese cuisine is no stranger to condiments. Shichimi togarashi (a mix of seven spices commonly eaten with soba or udon), Japanese mayonnaise, iconic wasabi, tonkatsu pork cutlet sauce…there are numerous varieties in Japan. For JI Core 50 member and popular Continue Reading

Ruth Marie Jarman Was Interviewed by the Tokyo Metropolitan Government about Her Life in Tokyo!

What are some of your favorite cities in the world? For Jarman International CEO, Ruth Marie Jarman, Tokyo has become one of her favorite cities ever since she moved here over 30 years ago. Recently, she was interviewed by the Continue Reading

Japan Today Introduces Sony Bank’s English Online Banking Service!

Although beginning a life in a new country is undeniably exciting and life-changing in the best of ways, it is not easy. Tasks like setting up a bank account can be very daunting and intimidating especially if there is a language Continue Reading

Experience the Thrill and Magic of Japanese Folk Arts from the Comfort of Your Home! (Hiroshima Kagura)

Kagura is a sacred ceremonial dance that is dedicated to the Shinto gods, which reenacts classic Japanese myths about good versus evil. It is considered one of Japan’s most thrilling folk arts, known for lightning-fast costume changes, acrobatic choreography, and Continue Reading

Explore the Tohoku Pacific Coast Area with a Beautiful Virtual Tour – Jarman International Was Honored to Assist with Building Their Online Content!

Almost 10 years has passed since the Great East Japan Earthquake heavily devastated the Tohoku region on March 11, 2011. During these past 10 years, numerous recovery efforts have taken place in the region. Although these efforts still continue to Continue Reading

Who Will Take the 100,000 YEN Cash Prize and Trophy for This Month’s Jarman International ‘Virtual’ Charity Golf Cup? Play Anytime at EastWood Country Club for Your Chance to Win!

Every month, we host the Jarman International ‘Virtual’ Charity Golf Cup at EastWood Country Club in Utsunomiya, Tochigi Prefecture, where the winner receives a cash prize of 100,000 YEN and a beautiful trophy. Anyone can participate by playing 18 holes at Continue Reading

Enter the 2021 Giveaway for the Chance to Win a Luxury 10,000 YEN Dining Experience of Modern Japanese-Italian Cuisine at COCONOMA Season Dining, Tokyo!

One of our partners, COCONOMA Season Dining, Tokyo has announced their new January 2021 Giveaway where the name of a lucky participant will be drawn randomly, and given a complimentary evening meal up to two guests (10,000 yen per person). COCONOMA Continue Reading

JI Core 50 Member Louise George Kittaka Takes Us on a Journey to Old Japan in Tokyo Weekender Article About Kakunodate

In late December, JI Core 50 member Louise George Kittaka visited the former castle town of Kakunodate in Akita Prefecture, using the three-day JR EAST Welcome Rail Pass 2020, available to all non-Japanese passport holders. Founded in 1620, Kakunodate is Continue Reading

Vicki L. Beyer Explores One of Japan’s Largest Limestone Caves.

In late November, during her trip to Iwate prefecture, JI Core 50 member Vicki L. Beyer visited Ryusendo, one of the three largest limestone caves in Japan, which is a designated National Natural Treasure. Ryusendo is also known as the “cave Continue Reading