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Utsue Shijuhachi Falls Prefectural Nature Park

Partners Information: In an 800 hectare prefectural nature park, the waterfalls of Utsue Shijuhachi fall to the ground as thunderous waves. The waterfalls never look the same, as the natural surroundings change each season. The waterfalls provide peaceful seclusion. Among…...

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Kansai Airport to Koyasan Non-stop Limousine Bus Service

Partners Information: Direct access from Kansai International Airport (KIX) to Koyasan in 105 minutes! The Limousine Bus provides easy and smooth access to Koyasan, registered as a UNESCO World Heritage. Experience traditional Buddhist culture at over 100 temples. Operation period Daily from Sep.1 to…...

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Apple picking by shinkansen at NTA Farm Nagano

Partners Information: Go for Apple-Picking by Shinkansen! – NTA Farm, Nagano September to November is the season to enjoy apple-picking in Japan! NTA Farm – one of the most tourist-friendly farms located in northern Nagano – is directly accessible from…...

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Disaster Preparedness Campaign at JNTO Tourist Information Center

Partners Information: In Japan, 1 September is “Bosai-no-hi”, meaning Disaster Prevention Day. Japan National Tourism Organization (JNTO) Tourist Information Center (TIC) at Marunouchi will be giving out the below disaster prevention essentials between 31 August and 1 September 2018. “Safety Tips”…...

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12 Things to Do in Tokyo with Kids

Japan is a safe and family-friendly travel destination. There’s no shortage of activities and attractions to keep kids of all ages entertained. Here are 12 things to do in Tokyo with kids on your next visit. 1. Shop: Tokyo Character…...

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Shiroyama Hotel Kagoshima

Partners Information: Kagoshima Prefecture is located approximately 50 minutes by shinkansen (bullet train) to the south of Kumamoto. Kumamoto is one of the host cities for the Rugby World Cup 2019. One of the best places to enjoy Kagoshima is at Shiroyama Hotel,…...

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New AR Navigation App “PinnAR”

Partners Information: Telecom Square has launched “PinnAR”, an AR navigation application that will guide users to their destination. Available in 4 languages, the app can be used when travelling in Japan as well as anywhere in the world. The AR…...

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