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Visit historic sites linked to the Japanese Imperial Family.

Nov 24, 2016 in Travel Agents

A selected number of facilities related to the Imperial family are open to the public. Prominent facilities in Kyoto and Tokyo connected with the Imperial Family include the Katsura Imperial Villa, Kyoto Imperial Palace, and the State Guest House. Experience Japan’s glorious history, and the country’s natural beauty. See more information

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Enjoy winter to the fullest in Japan and play in the snow!

Nov 24, 2016 in Travel Agents

It snows every year in Japan at a wide range of locations, from the coastline along the Sea of Japan to the mountains. Not just skiing and ice skating, there are so many other ways to enjoy playing in the snow. Here are some examples:Snowball fights, Kamakura, Snowman, and the Kanjiki experience. Enjoy the winter ...

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Limited Offer: Discount bus tickets are now available from Hida-Takayama to Mt. Fuji!

Nov 17, 2016 in Media & PR, Travel Agents

From November 1st to 31st December 2016, you can purchase a discounted expressway bus ticket from Hida-Takayama/ Hirayu Onsen to Kawaguchiko station/ Mt.Fuji/Fujikyu Highland. This expressway bus connects two popular tourist destinations for the tourists. One-way ticket costs 2500 yen and the return ticket costs 4000 yen. The service is operated daily, and it takes ...

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Snow Paradise NAGANO

Nov 17, 2016 in Media & PR, Travel Agents

Nagano Prefecture is located in central Japan and is surrounded by high mountains known as the Japanese Alps. Nagano Prefecture is particularly known for its accessibility from metropolitan areas such as Tokyo, Nagoya, and Osaka. There are many locations in the prefecture that are perfect for ski resorts and so there are about eighty ski ...

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GOOD LUCK TRIP AOMORI HAKODATE is now available

Nov 10, 2016 in Travel Agents

GOOD LUCK TRIP is a free magazine with all the latest sight-seeing information for Japan. Now, its Aomori and Hakodate versions are available in addition to their back numbers. You can find these versions at international airports, tourist information centres, major hotels within Japan, as well as in travel agencies, local agent offices. Their e-books ...

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Kyoto-Osaka Sightseeing Pass Goes on Sale

Nov 10, 2016 in Travel Agents

Keihan offers discounted sightseeing passes named The Kyoto-Osaka Sightseeing Pass for visitors of Japan. This pass offers visitors an unlimited ride within a predefined area in the Keihan line and Osaka municipal subway line. The one-day and two-day passes are available at tourist information centres, airports, and major hotels – only for foreign tourists. See ...

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Japan Travel Fair 2016 will begin soon

Nov 3, 2016 in Travel Agents

Japan National Tourism Organization (JNTO) will be organizing the “Japan Travel Fair 2016” (JTF 2016) at the 1 Utama Shopping Centre from 9–13 November 2016. This event aims to provide information about tourism in Japan, highlighting Japanese culture and the country’s various other attractions. Not only does this fair promise to showcase new ideas related ...

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Gleaming winters-a short trip away

Nov 3, 2016 in Travel Agents

In the areas along the Tobu Railway lines that cut across Tokyo and four neighboring prefectures, special illumination events have started since October, up to March next year. The illumination events include “Ashikaga Flower Park Flower Fantasy – A Light Flower Garden” which is recognized as a “Japan night view heritage site,” “Tobu World Square ...

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