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Japan-101
"Your single best source for facts and information about Japan."

Japan Zone
"Japan travel guide, offering information on Japanese popular culture, the history of Japanese culture, etiquette and relocation information." 

Japan Guide
"Everything about modern and traditional Japan with emphasis on travel and living related information."

Japan File
"Your information bridge between Japan and the world."

Japan Shops

Asian Rare Books
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We solicit your offers of books or entire collections of old and antiquarian books on Asia."

Humour & Blogs

Wai Wai
The highlights (and lowlights) of Japan's tabloids, from the Mainichi Daily News.

The Quirky Japan Homepage
"Provides information about oddities such as the The Meguro Parasitalogical Museum and the Thousand Person Bathtub."

Engrish
"the humorous English mistakes that appear in Japanese advertising and product design"

VietNamNet Bridge: The Good Life
Based in Vietnam, so not much Japan stuff, but well worth a look!

Simon Goes Undercover in Japan
Online diary of an emigration to Japan

Gaijinworld MkIII
"Sushi, Shiso, Miso, Kung Fu, Wafu, etc"

Junicus
"A Canadian chick living in Japan, and her thoughts on this, that, and the other thing"

Kid of Tokyo Journal
"The continued ramblings of a foreign resident..."

Shambolic Jigsaw
"a japan fan in london"

Recommended Link Sites

Jim Breen's Japan Links
"links to some interesting Web sites relating to Japan and Japanese information."

Stockton's Japan Links

Japanorama
"links to selected Japanese websites"

Zurari
"Multilingual directory of living guides and other useful information for foreigners living in Japan."

Jan Dodd Japan Update: Links
Links from the homepage of Jan Dodd, who wrote 'The Rough Guide to Japan'