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Adorn Your Japanese Journey With Flowers

Feb 23, 2017 in Travel Agents

There has been an increase in the amount of people traveling to Japan with a specific theme in mind. Especially when they come back to Japan, they expect different sightseeing spots and experiences from their previous visit. For example, in spring they can take a stroll to see flowers. There are also AirAsia Round-trip tickets ...

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Picking flowers and fruits with the family.

Feb 16, 2017 in Travel Agents

Japan is the land of fruits like strawberries and cherries during spring time. You can enjoy fruits that you pick yourself. Let us take a close look at the Hamamatsu area in Shizuoka Prefecture, which is known for its temperate climate. A few courses here include trips to beautiful flower parks and a fruit park, ...

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Let Local Friends Take You Off the Beaten Track

Feb 16, 2017 in Travel Agents

Wouldn’t you like to go sightseeing in the company of friends where guidebooks and organized tours cannot take you? Wouldn’t you be happy if you could travel around in such a way? Introducing a wonderful initiative for hooking you up with people familiar with local conditions and who are eager to show you some hidden ...

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JAL Upgrades Free Inflight Internet Campaign

Feb 9, 2017 in Travel Agents

Japan Airlines has decided to upgrade the current 15-minute free inflight internet campaign to a completely free internet service on all domestic flights that are operated by aircraft equipped with an inflight Wi-Fi system. The feature will be available from February 1 through August 31, 2017. During flights, our customers will be able to use ...

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Come to Kyushu for its Ramen

Feb 2, 2017 in Travel Agents

Kyushu, in particular, is home to Tonkotsu Ramen, a dish that is wildly popular both in Japan and abroad. The Tonkotsu broth was created in 1937 in Kurume city, located in the southern part of the Fukuoka prefecture. Tonkotsu Ramen actually varies from region to region. There are five main kinds of Kyushu Ramen, each ...

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Launch of JNTO New Logo & Tagline

Feb 2, 2017 in Media & PR, Travel Agents

JNTO is pleased to unveil our new organization logo and tagline. The red arc below the logo symbolizes the welcome of sunrise. The rising sun represents the development of inbound tourism as well as our thoughts on the development and goals of our organization. The arc also symbolizes a bridge that connects Japan to the ...

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Photo Shooting workshop in Fukuoka

Jan 26, 2017 in Travel Agents

The Sony Store will be offering a workshop for photo shooting, collaborating with JNTO from 23rd January to 12th February 2017. They are also preparing a map, which shows the best shooting spots in Fukuoka area. Fukuoka is situated in the northern extremity of Kyushu. As the prefecture borders the Korean Peninsula to the continent ...

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