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The Mystifying world of the Elusive Geisha

Walking quietly passed wooden and bamboo houses through the hauntingly empty streets of Gion. Lanterns float and bicycles lean against the wooden walls. My feet slap on the wet stones as I take in these picture perfect surroundings with thoughts…...

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Blog: Matsushima spring by Lyndall Green

I read that Matsushima Bay (Miyagi Prefecture) was one of the three most scenic places in Japan and couldn’t resist adding it to our itinerary, especially as we were travelling in spring.  Having grown a fondness for the smaller, less…...

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A Journey to the Heart of Japan

On 1st -7th June 2014, eight wholesale travel agents from Australia were invited by Japan National Tourism Organization (JNTO) Sydney Office on a 5-night hosted product development and familiarisation trip to the Chubu region of Japan. After flying from Sydney…...

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