FAQ

FAQ

Q What is Japan Local Buddy?

Japan Local Buddy(JLB) provides opportunities for foreign tourists and locals to socialize and communicate. JLB connects the visitors coming to Japan with locals.

Q Is there a charge using for JLB?

No. JLB is a free service and tipping is not necessary. As for transportation and food expenses, please directly discuss and agree once the match is made.

Q Why JLB guide service is free?

Guides that you are matched with on Japan Local Buddy are volunteers. Our guides provide their services out of their own goodwill along with their love of sharing Japan with visitors and some people want to practice a foreign language. Please understand that although our guides are passionate about introducing you to Japan, we make no guarantees or claims to their qualifications or experience.

Q I’m currently 17 years old. Can I use JLB?

I’m sorry, but you must be at least 18 years old to use JLB.

Q Is it possible to use JLB as a group?

Yes. You can use JLB as a group as long as it is agreed with each other.

Q What is JLB’s roll when troubles between the matched parties occur?

Users use JLB at their own risk. We assume no responsibility whatsoever for any direct or indirect damage or consequence resulting from the use of this service. It is highly recommended to collect enough information beforehand to avoid such situation.