December, 2016 | Japan National Tourism Organization - Part 2

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A new museum reveals the essence of the art of Hokusai

Dec 1, 2016 in Travel Agents

Katsushika Hokusai, a world-renowned ukiyo-e artist, was born in 1760, and spent almost the entirety of his life in Sumida Ward, Tokyo, where he created a large number of masterpieces. In honor of this outstanding artist, the Sumida Ward opened the Sumida Hokusai Museum on November 22, 2016 as a base to invigorate the local ...

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Fantastic landscapes you’ll only see in winter

Dec 1, 2016 in Media & PR, Travel Agents

There are special sights you’ll only be able to see while in Japan during winter. You can enjoy the drift ice in World Heritage Site Shiretoko(Hokkaido), hot-spring towns surrounded by snow ,“Hagori,” lotus leaf-shaped ice formations (Aomori) and immaculately white famous scenic spots. See more information

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