The Foreign Rational

The world seen through the eyes of a life-long nomad


Is Working in Japan Worth It for High-Skilled Foreigners?

A little over three years ago, I uprooted my quiet European life, packed two large suitcases and moved to Japan. Was it worth it?

My Experience Dating in Japan—The White Guy Perspective

Dating has been a huge part of my experience living in Japan. To save future generations from some of the head and heartaches we experienced, my friend Kayo and I decided to write about our experiences dating in Japan! Here is my bit on the white guy perspective. Make sure to check out hers on…