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G20 Osaka Summit

The G20 Osaka Summit will be held on Friday, 28 June and Saturday, 29 June 2019. Large-scale traffic restrictions will be in place from 27-30…...
May 29, 2019 | Latest News | Travel Advisory

[VIDEO] KANSAI JAPAN in 8K HDR Hyperlapse

Partners Information: Discover the charms of the Kansai region with this newly released promotional video from Kansai Tourism Bureau. The Kansai region includes Osaka prefecture, the…...
April 12, 2019 | Latest News

Sandanbeki Cave

About five minutes by car from Wakayama’s famous Shirahama Beach are the Sandanbeki cliffs, a two kilometre stretch of coastline that towers 50 metres above the…...
March 15, 2019 | Adventures | Latest News

Private 1-day taxi tour of Nara City

Partners Information: Do you want to tour Nara City in the back of a chauffeur driven car and visit the major tourist sites and attractions in…...
December 24, 2018 | Day Tours | Latest News

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

Kansai Airport to Koyasan Non-stop Limousine Bus Service

Partners Information: Direct access from Kansai International Airport (KIX) to Koyasan in 105 minutes! The Limousine Bus provides easy and smooth access to Koyasan, registered as a UNESCO…...
August 29, 2018 | Latest News | Transportation

Kyoto International Manga Anime Fair 2018

Partners Information: Kyoto International Manga Anime Fair (KYOMAF) is an annual event held in September in the ancient capital of Kyoto. This year it will…...
July 10, 2018 | Events | 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

Kobe Marathon entries open

Partners Information: Entries are now open to overseas visitors for the 8th Kobe Marathon, held on Sunday, 18 November 2018. The theme of the event…...
May 1, 2018 | Events | Latest News

Ben Ungermann in Japan – part 2

Now for part 2 of my wonderful Japan trip (see part 1 here): Onomichi After eating my fill of the freshest seafood it was time…...
March 21, 2018 | Latest News | Travellers Blog

Kyoto Study Program Winter 2018

From Anime to Zen Partners Information: Are you interested in learning about Kyoto with friends from around the world? Study in Kyoto is now accepting winter…...
October 23, 2017 | Latest News

Buffet Breakfast at Hotel Granvia Osaka

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…...
September 15, 2017 | Cuisine | Latest News

Sanyo San’in Northern Kyushu Pass

Partners Information: JR West and JR Kyushu have launched the new Sanyo San’in Northern Kyushu Pass. This new pass allows overseas visitors to explore the…...
July 28, 2017 | Travel Passes

Osaka Aquarium KAIYUKAN

Summer’s not over yet! Visit Osaka Aquarium KAIYUKAN where there is a lot of fun to discover. Our whale sharks are waiting to meet you. Although…...
September 6, 2016 | Family