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Goshikigahara Forest Nature Tour

Partners Information: Mt Norikura Goshikigahara Forest is a vast 3,000 hectare forested area located at the south end of Chubu-Sangaku National Park. It is truly…...
July 10, 2018 | Day Tours | Latest News

Japan Shopping Festival Summer 2018

Partners Information: This summer, grab a bargain at Japan Shopping Festival, one of Japan’s largest shopping campaigns for overseas visitors. Japan Shopping Festival is held twice…...
July 9, 2018 | Latest News | Shopping

Nippon Rent-A-Car 2018 Summer Promotion

Partners Information: Nippon Rent-A-Car is offering My account Members 15% off as a Summer Promotion. Enjoy summer driving in Japan at a discount with Nippon Rent-A-Car!…...
July 9, 2018 | Driving | Latest News

Sawara Festival Participation Tour

Partners Information: The only thing better than attending an authentic Japanese village festival is actively joining in the dancing, songs and celebrations with the residents, and…...
July 9, 2018 | Festivals | Latest News

Hiking Mt Kurohime – Nagano Prefecture

Partners Information: This summer, hike up Mt Kurohime, a national park in Nagano Prefecture. Enjoy many kinds of flowers, a variety of forests, moss and high-rise wetlands…...
July 2, 2018 | Adventures | Latest News

Favourite Things to do for Families in Tokyo

A holiday to Tokyo is a fabulous choice for families – this friendly, buzzing city is perfect for adults and kids and will have you…...
June 25, 2018 | Latest News | Travellers Blog

Top 10 Regional Japan Experiences

A short trip from any major city, in any direction, is a Japan often overlooked. With plenty to see, do and eat, regional Japan is…...
June 22, 2018 | Latest News | Travellers Blog

Sumida River Fireworks Festival

Partners Information: Sumida River Fireworks Festival – The oldest fireworks festival in Japan The Sumida River Firework Festival is one of the largest and most famous…...
June 21, 2018 | Festivals | Latest News

Discovering Karuizawa

Karuizawa is a mountain resort town in Nagano Prefecture. From Tokyo, it’s a 65 min one-way trip by Hakutaka Shinkansen or 75 mins if you take…...
June 20, 2018 | Latest News | Travellers Blog

International Tourist Tax

Effective from Monday, 7th January 2019, visitors to Japan will pay a 1,000 yen departure tax to expand and enhance the country’s tourist infrastructure —…...
June 19, 2018 | 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

2018.6.18 Northern Osaka Prefecture Earthquake

Updated 19 June 2018 On June 18th, 2018 at approximately 8:00 am JST (23:00 pm GMT), a strong earthquake (Magnitude 6.1) occurred in the northern Osaka…...
June 18, 2018 | Latest News | Travel Advisory

Furano Biei Rail Ticket

Partners Information: Take a train trip to the Furano and Biei areas of Hokkaido! The Furano Biei Rail Ticket allows includes round-trip travel from Sapporo…...
June 13, 2018 | Latest News | Travel Passes

Bon-dancing and Summer Festival at Zojoji Temple Tokyo

Partners Information: Shiba Park Hotel invites guests to experience Japanese culture at a ‘bon-dancing’ festival at Zojoji Temple on 27-28 July 2018. Bon-dancing is a Japanese tradition.…...
June 12, 2018 | Festivals | Latest News