Yokohama City

Useful Japanese Expressions When Going For Medical Treatment

Medical Departments Internal Medicine Nai-ka Pediatrics Shoni-ka Obstetrics/Gynecology Sanfujin-ka Circulatory Organs Junkanki-ka Respiratory Organs Kokyuki-ka Surgery Ge-ka Ophthalmology Gan-ka Ears, Nose & Throat Jibiinko-ka Dermatology Hifu-ka Urology Hinyoki-ka Orthopedic Surgery Seikei Ge-ka Dentistry Shi-ka When Going for Medical...

Sports Centers, Yokohama

You can use exercise, ping-pong, badminton and other facilities. (No reservation required) Hours: 9:00 a.m.-9:00 p.m. Closed: Once a month (please check before going) & 12/28-01/04 Fee for adults: &yen200 or more (varies for each activity) Fee for junior high school students and under &yen50 Individual use for elementary, junior and senior...

Libraries (Tosho-kan), Yokohama

Libraries (Tosho-kan) In Yokohama Library Tel Address, Nearest station Chuo Library Tel: 262-0050 Nishi-ku, Oimatsu-cho 1 Hinodecho Sta. (Keikyu Line), Sakuragicho Sta.(Subway/JR) Asahi Library Tel: 953-1166 Asahi-ku, Shirane 4-6-2 Tsurugamine Sta. (Sotetsu Line) Izumi Library Tel: 801-2251 Izumi-ku, Izumi-cho 6207-5} Izumino Sta. (Sotetsu Line) Isogo...

Yokohama City Hall and Ward Offices

1. Yokohama City Hall (Yokohama Shiyakusho) Tel: 671-2121 (Main Switchboard) Address: Naka-ku, Minato-cho 1-1 (Postal Code231-0017) Access: A 2 min. walk from Kannai Sta. (JR/Subway) Hours: Mon. - Fri., 8:45 a.m. to 5:15 p.m. Closed: Sat., Sun., national holidays and 12/29-1/3 2. Ward Offices (18 locations in the city) Hours: Mon. - Fri., 8:45 a.m. to 5:15 p.m. (Some...

International Exchange, Yokohama

YOKE (Yokohama Association for International Communications & Exchanges; Yokohama-shi Kokusai Koryu Kyokai) Yokohama Association for International Communications & Exchanges (YOKE; Yokohama-shi Kokusai Koryu Kyokai) is an organization that focuses on international exchange activities in Yokohama. YOKE publishes foreign language newsletters, offers counseling...

National Holidays in Japan

January 1 New Year's Day 2nd Monday Coming of Age Day February 11 Foundation Day March (around) 20 Vernal Equinox April 29 Green Day May 3 Constitution Day 5 Children's Day July 3rd Monday Marine Day September 3rd Monday Respect for the Aged Day (around) 23 Autumnal Equinox October 2nd Monday Health and Sports Day November 3 Culture Day 23...

Public Utilities, Yokohama

Electricity Electricity is supplied at 100V, 50Hz in Yokohama. Please ensure that your electrical appliances are compatible with this standard. Tokyo Electric Power Company Customer Center (TEPCO) (Tokyo Denryoku Kanagawa Kasutama Senta) http://www.tepco.co.jp/index-e.html Gas Gas used in Yokohama is principally city gas (propane gas in some communities). Please note...