A little about Yokohama, Japan

Where is Yokohama?

  • Yokohama is 8,578km from Regina or 37km from Tokyo, Japan.
  • It sits on the east coast of Japan, by Tokyo Bay.

How big is Yokohama?

It is 437 square Kilometers, by comparison Regina is only 147 square kilometers. The population in 2010 was 3.689 million people, the 2011 population of Regina, was only 210,556.

About the Yamate Gakuin, the school we exchange with.

  • The school is a private co-ed Junior-Senior high school.
  • The school was founded in 1966.
  • There are approximately 2000 students and 140 teaching staff.