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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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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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