News | Japan National Tourism Organization - Part 7

News

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 ...

Read more »

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 ...

Read more »

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 ...

Read more »

Your Guide to Tour a Japanese Automobile Plant

Oct 20, 2016 in Travel Agents

Japan-made automobiles are a familiar sight in every region of the world. Multiple manufacturers give visitors an insider’s look into how these automobiles are produced. Touring the operation floor of their manufacturing unit is an experience guaranteed to thrill and amaze you. One example you can enjoy is the tour of Toyota’s plant. Toyota accepts ...

Read more »

Reasonably-priced Highway Bus from Shinjuku to the Chubu/Hokuriku Area

Oct 20, 2016 in Travel Agents

If you are looking for budget transportation from Tokyo to the Chubu or Hokuriku area, why not opt for reasonably-priced highway buses? The new bus terminal “Busta Shinjuku” opened this year, which connects Shinjuku to popular tourist destinations such as Matsumoto, Kanazawa, Takayama, Shirakawa-go, and so on. Read on for more information about cheap and ...

Read more »