Blog: Moving from California

Moving from California to Japan: Lisa’s Tokyo Adventure

“Tokyo is a city that never sleeps, offering endless excitement and cultural richness!”

My name is Lisa, I’m 30, and I moved to Tokyo, Japan from Los Angeles a year ago. The transition was big, but Japan’s beauty and culture made it worthwhile. I hope my story inspires you to consider Japan for your next move.

First, a big thanks to ReloAdvisor for their outstanding service. They provided multiple quotes quickly and answered all my questions. The moving companies they recommended were professional and made the process smooth. I highly recommend using ReloAdvisor.

I spent most of my life in Los Angeles, working in the tech industry. The stories about Japan’s technological advancements and rich culture intrigued me. After some research, I decided to make the move.

Moving Process

I chose Tokyo for its vibrant community and job market. Finding a job was straightforward, thanks to the city’s thriving tech industry. My new employer helped with the legalities and healthcare requirements for the move.

Housing in Tokyo can be expensive, but I found a cozy apartment in a bustling neighborhood. The next step was moving my belongings. ReloAdvisor connected me with reliable movers who handled everything from packing to unpacking. The move was seamless.

A Tip

Plan your move during the spring or fall to enjoy the mild weather and beautiful cherry blossoms. Also, ensure your moving company provides comprehensive services, including insurance. My movers offered great insurance options, which were incredibly helpful.

Tokyo is amazing with its endless excitement and cultural richness. From the neon-lit streets of Shibuya to the serene temples, there’s always something to explore. I’m thrilled with my decision to move here and look forward to many more adventures.