It's a Trap! North Korea Woos Tourists

21.07.2017
According to the Japan Times, the North Korean tourism agency's website is offering vacation packages to cities like Pyongyang and Kaesong, as well ...

The business of protection

21.07.2017
“For this reason, the Japan Tourism Agency has set up a working group to look into ways to conduct management governance in the industry so that ...

Nobu Hotel Shoreditch

20.07.2017
The first Nobu hotel in London marries Japanese and East London aesthetics with aplomb. Don't miss the cavernous sub-level restaurant, which ...

Japan seeks signage synergy

20.07.2017
TOKYO -- Japan on Thursday revised the symbols it uses to guide people in public spaces -- an attempt to make the country more visitor friendly amid ...

Services tailored to foreign visitors

20.07.2017
According to figures released Wednesday by the Japan Tourism Agency, foreign visitors spent more than ¥2 trillion in the January-June period, the ...

10 NUST students to visit Japan

20.07.2017
Takashi Kurai, Ambassador of Japan to Pakistan, hosted a pre-departure ceremony at his residence and handed over travel documents to the ...

Japan experience awaits students

20.07.2017
Successful applicants will travel to Japan on a full scholarship, worth more than $7000, where they will learn from their Japanese peers and host ...

Conference enhances Lao – Vietnam tourism promotion

20.07.2017
NDO – A Lao – Vietnam tourism promotion conference was held in the Lao capital ... At the conference, the delegates discussed issues related to tourism ... Australia and Japan, visited both Lao and Vietnam via tours connecting Lao ...

Renovated hotel offers mountaintop yoga

20.07.2017
This summer, the Westin Tokyo has prepared the “Cool Japan Summer Package,” which is available through Aug. 31. Loaded with new benefits for ...

Karate athletes to compete in Japan

20.07.2017
The last time it was to be held was in 2016, but the city in southern Japan ... Jodi Bartier is looking forward to travelling to Japan with her son for this ...

A taste of Korea in Kawasaki

20.07.2017
“Our parents introduced the culture of sampling barbecued offal here in Japan,” the staffer said. “It was cheap and nutritious, and become popular ...

Kawasaki:Bet the ponies, eat like a king

20.07.2017
Horse racing in Japan is a publicly managed industry. ... The forms are in Japanese, but the Japan Racing Association has an online guide in English ...

Top acts set for August fest in Japan

20.07.2017
With summer in full swing, it's officially music festival season. In Japan, it's no different. Each year, Summer Sonic draws thousands of music lovers to ...

Spirited Away | SUP Adventure in Japan

20.07.2017
Nursing our hangovers in the hot, cramped van we headed towards Mt. Fuji, our last destination before catching our flight in Tokyo. To ease our pain ...

Curious George to tour Japan

20.07.2017
However, the group recently visited the university to select items for an exhibit that will travel to a few locations in Japan and will be available to the ...

Foreign visitors to Japan increase 17% in 1st half of 2017

20.07.2017
Foreign visitors to Japan increase 17% in 1st half of 2017 ... TOKYO (Kyodo) -- The number of foreign visitors to Japan in the first half of 2017 soared ... rise of 0.8 percent indicates they are shifting to Europe for travel destinations.

Revitalised AIME program announced

20.07.2017
Looking ahead to February, AIME has already secured some leading national and international exhibitors, including Japan National Tourism ...