Traditional Japanese Temple and Garden

Latest Travel News


New duty free system for travellers

As of 1st October 2014 the duty free system in Japan has changed. The number of items eligible for tax exemption have been increased and …

mt Ontake

Mt. Ontake Eruption

Mt. Ontake, a 3067-metre volcano located on the west side of the Kiso Valley, erupted around noon on Saturday 27th September. According to the …

mt fuji and bullet train

Japan Special: Escape Sept 2014

The Japan Special feature in the Sunday Telegraph’s Escape is now available for download in PDF:    

Tsurunoyu Onsen_sm

Japan Travel News – Spring 2014

More than 70% of Japan is covered by mountains and many of these are active volcanoes. Therefore, geothermally heated hot springs (or ‘onsen’  in Japanese) …

View Archives
Mobile Theme | Switch To Regular Theme