Travel in Japan
- Niigata-ken to/from Tokyo: High Speed Bus timetable, Shinkansen timetable
- Tokyo to/from Narita Airport: Narita Express timetable
- Ueno, Tokyo to/from Narita Airport: Skyliner timetable, Keisei timetable
- Local Tokamachi Trains: Hoku-Hoku timetable
Life in Japan
- Find out about Niigata: Niigata Prefecture Website
- Read Blogs: Niigata JET Blog Browser
- Write Blogs: Wordpress, Blogger and many others.
- Learn Japanese: Jim Breen's WWWJDIC Japanese-English Dictionary, Guide To Japanese
- Go Snowboarding: Snow Japan, We Love Snow
- See a film: J-Max Theater, Joetsu, Warner MyCal Cinemas, Sanjo
- Go to a music festival: Fuji Rock, Mt Naeba, Niigata-ken - Jul 28+29+30, Summer Sonic, Tokyo - Aug 12+13
- Did your apartment shake because of a large passing truck or an earthquake?: Quakes in Niigata since Oct 2004
Life after Japan
- Write a book about your experience, like Nic Klar did in his book "My Mother was a Tractor"