September 2018 - Japan National Tourism Organization



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Warning alert on Typhoon Trami (Typhoon No. 24)

Typhoon Trami (Typhoon Number 24) is projected to approach Okinawa and Amami Islands on September 29th and continue northeastward along Japan through October 1st. Travellers…...
September 28, 2018 | Latest News

Izushi Autumn Events 2018

Partners Information: Make your visit to Japan a memorable one with a visit to Izushi-cho (Izumi Town in Hyogo Prefecture) this autumn. Autumn Festival Date October…...
September 24, 2018 | Festivals | Latest News

Glamping in Shiga

Partners Information: Here are four accommodation facilities on Lake Biwa and the surrounding area where you can go glamping! Glamping in Shiga L’ Hôtel Du Lac…...
September 24, 2018 | Adventures | Latest News

Shikoku Cycling: Challenge 1,000km Project

Partners Information: A Once in a Lifetime Cycling Journey! Overseas entries to the 1,000km long Shikoku Circuit Route are now open! The spiritual island of Shikoku…...
September 21, 2018 | Adventures | Latest News

Japanese Film Festival Australia 2018

© 2018 “Color Me True” Film Partners   2018 marks the 22nd annual Japanese Film Festival (JFF). With films playing to an audience of over…...
September 19, 2018 | Latest News

JR-KYUSHU Rail Pass Fukuoka Wide

Partners Information: Kyushu Railway Company (JR-KYUSHU) has commenced sales of a new rail pass aimed at overseas visitors, the JR-KYUSHU Rail Pass (Fukuoka Wide). Use…...
September 19, 2018 | Latest News | Travel Passes

Rotable in Owase 2018: Popup Restaurant Series

This is the second annual Rotable in Owase event, part of Rotable’s popup series aimed at celebrating and revitalising Japan’s rural communities. The one day-only…...
September 18, 2018 | Uncategorized

Kansai Airport Terminal 1 Resumes Operation

Kansai Airport has resumed partial operation of Terminal 1 and runway A from Friday 14 September. Service start From 12am Friday, 14 September Area Terminal 1…...
September 14, 2018 | Latest News | Transportation

Japanese Film Festival 2018: Top 5 Picks

It’s that time again, Australia. Your favourite film festival (JFF, of course!) is in town and will be gracing a screen near you from 17th…...
September 13, 2018 | Latest News

50 Awesome Things to Do in Tokyo

In this wild, wacky world of ours, Tokyo is surely the wackiest place of them all. I had my first taste of this delicious city…...
September 10, 2018 | Latest News | Travellers Blog

2018.9.6 Earthquake in Hokkaido

On September 6th, 2018 at approximately 3:00 am JST (6:00 pm GMT), a strong earthquake (Magnitude 6.7) occurred in Japan’s northern island of Hokkaido. For…...
September 6, 2018 | Latest News | Travel Advisory

Hiking at Mt Gozaisho

Partners Information: Today, we are introducing Mt. Gozaisho, a recommended hiking spot to go to even in the hot summer! Mt. Gozaisho is known as…...
September 4, 2018 | Adventures | Latest News