October, 2016 | Japan National Tourism Organization

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A trip to Kisarazu City in Chiba Prefecture

Oct 27, 2016 in Travel Agents

For repeat visitors who have already seen Japan’s main sightseeing areas, we recommend taking a short trip away from Tokyo for a day of shopping. Let’s take a look at Kisarazu City in Chiba Prefecture, which is next door to Tokyo, but has a scenery that is different from the usually large sightseeing areas. Enjoy ...

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Enjoy Kabuki at the Tokyo Skytree

Oct 27, 2016 in Travel Agents

Kabuki is a traditional Japanese style of theater. It originally involves elaborately designed costumes, eye-catching make-up, and exaggerated actions performed by the actors. TEMBO KABUKI, a product of the spirit of Kabuki, is an entertainment show by Tokyo Skytree and kabuki company Heisei-Nakamura-Za. Against the backdrop of a gorgeous night view 350m above ground, an ...

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Your Guide to Tour a Japanese Automobile Plant

Oct 20, 2016 in Travel Agents

Japan-made automobiles are a familiar sight in every region of the world. Multiple manufacturers give visitors an insider’s look into how these automobiles are produced. Touring the operation floor of their manufacturing unit is an experience guaranteed to thrill and amaze you. One example you can enjoy is the tour of Toyota’s plant. Toyota accepts ...

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Reasonably-priced Highway Bus from Shinjuku to the Chubu/Hokuriku Area

Oct 20, 2016 in Travel Agents

If you are looking for budget transportation from Tokyo to the Chubu or Hokuriku area, why not opt for reasonably-priced highway buses? The new bus terminal “Busta Shinjuku” opened this year, which connects Shinjuku to popular tourist destinations such as Matsumoto, Kanazawa, Takayama, Shirakawa-go, and so on. Read on for more information about cheap and ...

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The “Hida Meguri” bus “free pass” is now on sale

Oct 13, 2016 in Travel Agents

The Hida area is one of the popular tourist areas in the western part of Japan. Travellers to the Hida area, which includes the world heritage site Sirakawa-go, can take advantage of the “Hida Meguri” bus “free pass”. This pass enables people to save money on the buses. Besides this, by presenting the pass, guests ...

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Use the unlimited use of expressways when you travel to Japan

Oct 6, 2016 in Travel Agents

Travellers who rent vehicles will be able to make use of the CEP/NEP/AIP system. These passes offer unlimited use of expressways within the designated area for a period of 2–14 days for a flat rate. Users can enjoy visiting tourist destinations, such as Shirakawa-go, Kanazawa, Mount Fuji and Kyoto. The customers who use the ETC ...

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