They’re usually late bars, with a wide and varied crowd, and the atmosphere is just right to find someone who might fit the bill. Mc Gowans might just have had more marriages and relationships started in between those walls than any other bar in Dublin.
So much so that they’re having an event this year for people who first got together in the bar.
Coupled with recent shitshows by certain foreigners (Julien Blanc, anyone? Pointing to your condom stash when she mentions the “last train.” It can be simplified as bad manners, cultural ignorance, and poor social skills.
), and the public perception of “charai foreigners” is definitely at its pinnacle. The basic reality is that most foreigners only temporarily live in Japan, whether it’s for a week or a few years, there’s almost always an exit date. While you may be bound to accidentally coming across KY as a newcomer or tourist to Japan, you’ll still need to pick up on subtle and environmental cues to make sure you aren’t “that guy.” epic book (discount code: tokyonightowl) dives into the above issues and offers Japanese dating advice.
English Teaching, one of the most popular jobs for foreigners coming to Japan, nets a salary of 250,000 yen per month (or 25,314 USD salary per year pre-tax income).
They’ve got DJs and a late license every night of the week, so you’ve got plenty of opportunities to find that Mr or Mrs.