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World’s first ever Sumo Stable Stay now open!

Partners Information: Here’s your chance to get up close and personal with a Japanese professional sumo wrestler. Watch their morning practice, eat meals together and sleep in…...
March 5, 2020 | Accommodation | Latest News

A Japanese winter unlike the others

We sent Aussie photographer and influencer Melissa Findley to experience the lesser known Prefectures of Japan (Fukushima, Gunma and Ishikawa). She has returned with amazing experiences to…...
February 12, 2020 | Accommodation | Culture | Travel Advisory | Travellers Blog

Large bath at Hotel Vischio Kyoto

Partners Information: If you’re travelling to Kyoto or Osaka this winter, consider staying at the Hotel Vischio Kyoto, which provides excellent value. Hotel Vischio Kyoto opened…...
December 24, 2019 | Accommodation | Latest News

Is Japan expensive?

How far does the Aussie dollar go in Japan? Further than you might think. This is a basic guide to how much things cost in…...
November 14, 2019 | Accommodation | Cuisine | Driving | Transportation

Temple lodging in Shiga Prefecture

Partners information: Become a monk for one night Shukubo, or “monk’s quarters” are popular lodging facilities found in Japanese temples, allowing you to stay the…...
November 15, 2018 | Accommodation | Latest News

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…...
August 15, 2018 | Accommodation | Latest News

Notice about Private Lodging in Japan

In Japan, from June 15 when the Private Lodging Business Act (hereinafter “PLB Act”) becomes effective, any intermediary activities to reserve rooms at accommodations not…...
June 19, 2018 | Accommodation | Latest News

Stay Japan starts Concierge Service

Partners Information: STAY JAPAN has started a Concierge Service to help travellers looking for certified vacation rentals in Japan, or for those who have had…...
June 12, 2018 | Accommodation | Latest News

Kyoto Accommodation Tax

Partners Information: The City of Kyoto will start charging an accommodation tax from 1 October, 2018. The tax will be levied on guests staying at…...
June 6, 2018 | Accommodation | Latest News

Hoshino Resorts launches Omo brand hotels

Partners Information: Hoshino Resorts launched OMO, their fourth brand of hotel themed – Get down with the local rhythm. OMO Hotels are made for budget-conscious travellers that want to live like…...
May 25, 2018 | Accommodation | Latest News

Hotel Wing International Premium Kanazawa Ekimae opens

Partners Information: ‘Hotel Wing International Premium Kanazawa Ekimae’ opened Sunday, 1 April 2018. Hotel Wing International Premium Kanazawa Ekimae was designed by architect Ryuzo Shirae. This architect…...
April 11, 2018 | Accommodation | Latest News

Keikyu EX Inn Haneda Hotel Opens

Partners Information: The Keikyu Group, which provides access from Haneda Airport to Tokyo and Yokohama areas, opened the Keikyu EX Inn Haneda Hotel close to…...
December 22, 2017 | Accommodation

KAI: Travel in Your 20’s Project

Partners Information: KAI, a leading brand of luxury boutique hot spring ryokan (Japanese inns) operated by Hoshino Resorts, is running the campaign: Travel in Your 20’s…...
December 14, 2017 | Accommodation | Latest News

Japanese farmstay in Autumn

Partners Information: This autumn, head to Aomori Prefecture in the Tohoku region to see some spectacular autumn colours. Oirase Gorge, Lake Towada and Miroku Falls…...
September 26, 2017 | Accommodation