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JAL Launches New Domestic Fare to the Kyushu Region

Jun 30, 2016 in Travel Agents

Japan Airlines (JAL) decided to launch a new domestic fare: “oneworld Yokoso/ Visit Japan Fare” for overseas visitors. This new special fare is available for domestic routes between Tokyo (Haneda/Narita) or Osaka (Itami) and the Kyushu region including Fukuoka, Kitakyushu, Oita, Nagasaki, Kumamoto, Miyazaki and Kagoshima. The new fare will be JPY 5,400 for one ...

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The Kyoto Railway Museum opened in Kyoto

Jun 23, 2016 in Travel Agents

The Kyoto Railway Museum has attracted a lot of local and international tourists, since its opening in April.From steam locomotives to Shinkansen bullet trains, the museum houses 53 railway vehicles that make up an index of Japan’s modernization efforts. The museum is also offering the opportunity to experience Japan’s step towards modernization, through its railway ...

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Tour the Mt. Fuji-Sizuoka Area conveniently using “Tourist Pass”

Jun 23, 2016 in Travel Agents

The “Mt. Fuji-Sizuoka Area Tourist Pass Mini” is a pass for foreign visitors to Japan that allows them to tour the area with a focus on Mt.Fuji. This will allow travelers to use unlimited rides on non-reserved seats of JR’s limited express/rapid/local trains between Atami-Toyohashi, Numazu-Matsuda, Fuji-Shimobe-Onsen as well as some other public transportation for ...

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Let’s become a ninja at Iga!

Jun 16, 2016 in Media & PR, Travel Agents

Have you ever fancied becoming a ninja? The ninja is a fighter who is said to move and act without being seen. It is a mysterious figure in the past. At Iga in Mie Prefecture, which produced a lot of ninjas in the past, you can experience the lifestyle and training of the “Iga-ryu” ninja. ...

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See Dine Shop Top 100 of Tohoku’s Six Prefectures

Jun 16, 2016 in Media & PR, Travel Agents

The Tohoku region has a wealth of tourist attractions such as festivals, picturesque scenery, local foods and more. The “See, Dine & Shop Top 100 of Tohoku’s Six Prefectures (Aomori, Iwate, Miyagi, Akita, Yamataga, Fukushima)” is an electronic catalog published by the Japanese Tourism Agency. It shows places to see, dine and experience. These were ...

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KoedoKawagoe Summer Festival

Jun 9, 2016 in Travel Agents

Kawagoe is a historical city which is located only 30 minutes from central Tokyo by train. The old storehouse merchant houses are lined up. You’ll feel as if you’ve travelled back in time to ancient Edo. Kawagoe Hikawa Shrine Enmusubi Furin is an exclusive summer festival from 9 July to 31 August, 2016. At this ...

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