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Keikyu Kannonzaki Glamping

Sydney September 21, 2017 - Partners Information: Snow Peak Glamping Keikyu Kannonzaki has opened a multilingual website for their glamping facility. The site is available in English, Chinese (traditional and simplified) and Korean. Book online in advance and pay by credit card! The glamping facility is operated by Kannonzaki…...

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Takayama Kimono Walk

Sydney September 20, 2017 - Partners Information: This autumn, dress up in a kimono and walk through the old streets of Takayama. Package includes a free photo and discounted entry to over 20 tourist attractions. Dates Available on the following dates in 2017. September: 23,…...

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Takayama Festival

Sydney September 20, 2017 - Partners Information: Takayama Festival is known as one of the three most beautiful festivals in Japan. It became a UNESCO Intangible Cultural Heritage in 2016. The festival is held twice a year; on April 14-15 (Spring Festival) and October 9-10 (Autumn Festival).…...

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Buffet Breakfast at Hotel Granvia Osaka

Sydney September 15, 2017 - Partners Information: The buffet breakfast at Hotel Granvia Osaka is almost like a food theme park, offering 100 different all-you-can-eat dishes. Eat as much as you want of this unique western- and Japanese-style buffet, featuring fresh local ingredients from Osaka, local dishes,…...

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Rose Gardens of Shiga

Sydney September 15, 2017 - Partners information: Visit the rose gardens of Shiga Prefecture on your trip to Japan this autumn! Biwako Otsukan Biwako Otsukan is the venue of the “Autumn Rose Festa,” an event which showcases 100 varieties and 2000 bulbs of autumn roses…...

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Diving with Ama in Ise-shima, Mie

Sydney September 15, 2017 - Partners Information: Want to experience a dive with a real Ama? Try this unique activity in Ise-shima, Mie Prefecture. Ama are free-diving women who gather shellfish and seaweed by hand. They dive without any mechanical diving equipment and have a history of over…...

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Tokyo Metro – The Underground Mysteries 2017

Sydney September 15, 2017 - Partners Information: Tokyo Metro will hold their “Tokyo Metro – The Underground Mysteries” event between Sunday, 1 October 2017 and Wednesday, 31 January 2018. Tokyo Metro – The Underground Mysteries is a puzzle-solving and city exploration game. Walk around Tokyo and ride…...

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Narita Airport Travel Center

Sydney August 23, 2017 - Partners information: Narita Airport Travel Center Great news for travellers seeking last-minute hotel bookings, bus and train tickets or day tours! JTB opened the Narita Airport Travel Center on 10th August 2017. The Travel Center can help travellers with the following products and…...

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Highway Bus from Tokyo to Central Honshu

Sydney August 21, 2017 - Partners Information: Did you know that you can travel from Shinjuku in Tokyo to popular tourist destinations in the Central Honshu region by highway bus? These include Matsumoto, the Shinhotaka Ropeway, Hida Takayama and the UNESCO World Heritage site of…...

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Higashiyama Walking Course in Takayama

Sydney August 11, 2017 - Partners Information: Takayama City in Gifu is home to a temple area called Higashiyama. This area is inspired by a district of the same name in Kyoto. Lord Kanamori Nagachika, who built Takayama as a castle town, had a deep love of…...

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Fukagawa Hachiman Main Festival

Sydney August 10, 2017 - Partners Information: The Fukagawa Hachiman Festival will hold its main festival (hon-matsuri) this year. The main festival is celebrated only once every three years. One of the Three Great Festivals of Edo (Tokyo), Fukagawa Hachiman Festival takes place at Tomioka Hachiman…...

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Japan Sightseeing Train Tours

Sydney August 8, 2017 - Partners Information: Club Tourism YOKOSO Japan Tour has launched a series of special Japan sightseeing train tours. These tours offer travellers the chance to board special sightseeing trains, which are hard to book if you live outside of Japan. The train journeys offered span…...

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Iiyama Cycling

Sydney August 7, 2017 - Partners Information: Do you fancy cycling through the Japanese countryside against a beautiful backdrop of rice paddies and mountains? Look no further than Iiyama cycling. Iiyama Cycling On your next trip to Japan, visit Iiyama city in Nagano Prefecture. It’s less…...

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Japanese restaurant booking site J-Dining

Sydney August 7, 2017 - Partners information: JTB Publishing has opened the new Japanese restaurant booking site: J-Dining. The site has information on over 100 restaurants in Tokyo, Kyoto and Osaka and also has plans to expand in the future. J-Dining is available in English or Chinese. Japanese food…...

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Mount Fuji Travel booking site now open

Sydney August 4, 2017 - Partners Information: Tourism Shizuoka Japan (TSJ) has launched a new website, Mount Fuji Travel. Through the website, overseas travellers can experience a variety of experiential programs such as cycling or hiking in Shizuoka Prefecture and book directly with local operators.…...

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