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Unusual Islands in Japan

By Differentville With Japan containing an amazing 6852 islands, how can you decide which to add to your ‘must-see’ list? Well, hopefully our guide to…...
October 11, 2018 | Latest News

Japan Expressway Pass now on sale

Partners Information: The new Japan Expressway Pass allows unlimited use of Japan expressways through the Electronic Toll Collection (ETC) system at a flat rate with…...
October 19, 2017 | Driving | Latest News

10 must try eats & drinks in Japan!

Quirky, colourful and downright strange – here are my top 10 eats & drinks! Full to the brim with all things weird, wonderful and delicious,…...
March 21, 2017 | Travellers Blog

Taste of Japan Yummy Fun Truck

Yummy Fun Truck Hitting the Streets of Melbourne! What do you do when Qantas launches a new flight from Melbourne to Tokyo? Celebrate of course!…...
February 15, 2017 | Events

Japan Shopping Festival 2016-2017 Winter Season

Japan Shopping Festival (JSF) 2016-2017 Winter , an event organised by the Japan Shopping Tourism Organization (JSTO) is on now until Tuesday, 28 February 2017. Winter…...
December 21, 2016 | Shopping

Super Nintendo World coming to Universal Studios Japan

Super Nintendo World is coming to Universal Studios Japan, featuring universally recognised and well-loved characters and worlds from the Nintendo game franchise. The exciting new area is…...
December 20, 2016 | Family

Haneda Airport to Hakuba Direct Bus

A new direct bus to Hakuba from Haneda Airport starts this winter, from 17 Dec 2016 – 5 Mar 2017. Hakuba, one of the top…...
December 2, 2016 | Transportation

JR West Hotels website relaunch

The West Japan Railway (JR West) Hotels group operates hotels located within immediate access of the high-speed Shinkansen train stations of metropolitan destinations such as…...
November 28, 2016 | Accommodation | Cuisine | Transportation

Adventures with Baby in Japan

Adventures with Baby in Japan If you are planning a holiday with your baby in a safe, clean and friendly country with lots of cultural…...
November 15, 2016 | Travellers Blog

Skiing in Japan with Kids: Nozawa Onsen

“Planning skiing holidays for families can be fraught – when I find a location that works I am keen to stick to the proven formula.…...
November 11, 2016 | Travellers Blog

The Wizarding World of Harry Potter Christmas

Universal Studios Japan presents a special, winter-only experience at the Wizarding World of Harry Potter Universal Studios Japan will hold an immersive winter experience at…...
October 25, 2016 | Events | Family

Minion Park Will Open at Universal Studios Japan in Early 2017

Join and celebrate Illumination Entertainment’s mischievous and unpredictable Minions’ world along with “Despicable Me Minion Mayhem”, the brand new Minion-themed ride attraction. Despicable Me, Minion…...
October 25, 2016 | Events | Family