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Powerful Typhoon Faxai kills three, injures 40 and wreaks havoc on Tokyo transport system - The J...



Powerful Typhoon Faxai kills three, injures 40 and wreaks havoc on Tokyo transport system  The Japan Times

A powerful typhoon landed near Tokyo early Monday morning, killing at least three people and injuring about 40 as well as affecting hundreds of thousands of ...

Holidays and Specials in New York City This Weekend - September 20-September 22 - City Guide NY



Holidays and Specials in New York City This Weekend - September 20-September 22  City Guide NY

New York City takes its seasonal specials and holidays seriously. City Guide's got all the latest and greatest news on the holiday events and specials coming up ...

Keanu Reeves visits Hideo Kojima and a rural art island in Japan before John Wick premiere - Sora...



Keanu Reeves visits Hideo Kojima and a rural art island in Japan before John Wick premiere  SoraNews24

Reeves took in some contemporary art with rumoured girlfriend Alexandra Grant in the heart of the Japanese countryside.

Holidays and Specials in New York City This Week - September 15-September 22 - City Guide NY



Holidays and Specials in New York City This Week - September 15-September 22  City Guide NY

Holiday events and specials join parades and celebrations in City Guide's New York specials activity planner. From the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade to New ...

Does rice go with milk? Some Japanese say no - The Japan News



Does rice go with milk? Some Japanese say no  The Japan News

School lunches in Japan usually include milk, but that is not the case in Sanjo, Niigata Prefecture.

What Rugby World Cup fans can expect in Central Japan - Rugby World



What Rugby World Cup fans can expect in Central Japan  Rugby World

What Rugby World Cup fans can expect in Central Japan: Find out about the fanzones around Toyota and Shizuoka as well as other attractions in the area.

Vietnam Airlines, Delta expand codeshare agreement - Japan Today



Vietnam Airlines, Delta expand codeshare agreement  Japan Today

Vietnam Airlines and has signed a two-way codeshare agreement with Delta that will expand their joint venture from October. The two carriers are scheduled to ...

Liquid baby formula gaining traction as emergency supply - The Japan News



Liquid baby formula gaining traction as emergency supply  The Japan News

TOKYO (Jiji Press) — More and more local governments are adopting liquid baby formula as emergency stockpiles in place of powdered products, after the ...

9 Reasons Why You Should Go to Japan’s Mie Prefecture - Vogue.com



9 Reasons Why You Should Go to Japan’s Mie Prefecture  Vogue.com

When it's time to leave behind the bustling cities of Tokyo and Kyoto, Japan's Mie Prefecture offers a less touristy alternative for the traveler who wants to dive a ...

Japan, African nations to voice concern over excessive debt at TICAD - Japan Today



Japan, African nations to voice concern over excessive debt at TICAD  Japan Today

Japan plans to include "concern" over excessive debt in the declaration for the Tokyo International Conference on African Development later this month, ...

Coastal areas still vulnerable to storm surges from typhoons:The Asahi Shimbun - Asahi Shimbun



Coastal areas still vulnerable to storm surges from typhoons:The Asahi Shimbun  Asahi Shimbun

Almost one year after a historic storm surge caused by a powerful typhoon inundated Kansai International Airport, many parts of Japan remain vulnerable to a ...

5 tips for women traveling solo in Japan - Japan Today



5 tips for women traveling solo in Japan  Japan Today

As an expat, there are many reasons you might choose to take a solo adventure in Japan. Maybe your new friends don't have the same days off work as you.

Misugi, Japan, Travel & Photography Guide - What to See in Misugi Japan - MarieClaire.com



Misugi, Japan, Travel & Photography Guide - What to See in Misugi Japan  MarieClaire.com

When traveling it's easy to treat large cities like a definitive window into a country's culture. Food, music, shopping—cities are where a nation keeps its defining ...

Kanazawa: One of the best-preserved Edo-period cities in Japan - Japan Today



Kanazawa: One of the best-preserved Edo-period cities in Japan  Japan Today

Ishikawa Prefecture's capital city has stayed fairly quiet in the shadow of its famous sister, Kyoto. Like Kyoto, Kanazawa avoided bombing in World War II and is ...

5 guided tours where you can experience Tokyo like a local - Japan Today



5 guided tours where you can experience Tokyo like a local  Japan Today

t's a pretty well-established fact that visiting Japan's capital is a sensory overload. From the neon-lit streets of Akihabara to the gritty bars of Koenji to the stylish ...

The 5 coolest capsule hotels in Japan - Japan Today



The 5 coolest capsule hotels in Japan  Japan Today

Capsule hotels are a budget-conscious traveler's lifesaver when it comes to lodging in Japan. The dorm rooms with rows of beds stacked closely together have ...

Is Japan's tourism industry sustainable? - Japan Today



Is Japan's tourism industry sustainable?  Japan Today

Sustainability is a complex issue, encompassing social disruption, economic issues and environmental impact. Over the last five years observing the “inbound ...

5 of Japan's most remote islands and how to explore them - Japan Today



5 of Japan's most remote islands and how to explore them  Japan Today

Picture Japan. Maybe you imagine the amphitheater of neon noise that surrounds Shibuya's scramble crossing. Or a glistening temple rooftop poking through a ...

Trump's red carpet visit gives Japan respite on trade, but pressure stays - Japan Today



Trump's red carpet visit gives Japan respite on trade, but pressure stays  Japan Today

Japan rolled out the red carpet for U.S. President Donald Trump this week, winning a brief respite in its trade battle with the United States, but Prime Minister ...

Osaka to Kyoto sightseeing train with traditional Japanese interior is as beautiful as promised -...



Osaka to Kyoto sightseeing train with traditional Japanese interior is as beautiful as promised  Japan Today

When touring around the Kansai area, there's a whole lot to see and not always enough time. A popular way to ensure that you don't waste precious time during ...

Japanese travelers avoiding Kyoto as number of foreign visitors continues to grow - Japan Today



Japanese travelers avoiding Kyoto as number of foreign visitors continues to grow  Japan Today

If you're planning a trip to Japan, Kyoto is pretty much a must-add to your itinerary. While it may not be the nation's political capital any more, it remains very ...

Japan, U.S. affirm alliance after Trump revives security treaty criticism - Japan Today



Japan, U.S. affirm alliance after Trump revives security treaty criticism  Japan Today

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and U.S. President Donald Trump agreed Friday to bolster the "unwavering" bilateral alliance after Trump earlier revived ...

New luxury sightseeing train will show you part of Japan most foreigners never see - Japan Today



New luxury sightseeing train will show you part of Japan most foreigners never see  Japan Today

Shikoku, the smallest of Japan's four main islands, often gets overlooked by travelers, and a big reason why is because none of its train stations are connected to ...

Let's visit Machu Picchu located in the mountains of USA, Japan - Japan Today



Let's visit Machu Picchu located in the mountains of USA, Japan  Japan Today

*Fresh* from his expedition to the mysterious “Space Station” of Yamaguchi Prefecture, our traveling reporter Masanuki Sunakoma learned of another unexplained ...

5 secluded onsen in Japan and how to find them - Japan Today



5 secluded onsen in Japan and how to find them  Japan Today

Most people travel to Japan with a vision that includes “experiencing the real culture.” Yet, they fail to realize that many true Japanese traditions live and breathe ...

Go beach-hopping in Shimoda this summer - Japan Today



Go beach-hopping in Shimoda this summer  Japan Today

If you don't have the time or money to make it all the way to Okinawa this summer, put your flip flops on and instead head to Shimoda instead for white sand ...

Michelin Announces First Guide to Japan’s Aichi, Gifu, and Mie Prefectures - Eater



Michelin Announces First Guide to Japan’s Aichi, Gifu, and Mie Prefectures  Eater

Japan's coastal Tokai region is the Michelin guide's latest subject. Michelin granted stars to 68 restaurants in Japan's Aichi, Gifu, and Mie Prefectures.

Daimonji: Kyoto's fiery mountainside festival - Japan Today



Daimonji: Kyoto's fiery mountainside festival  Japan Today

Once a year in the middle of the ancestor-worshipping Obon (Japanese Festival of the Dead) season in August, the mountainside near the Silver Pavilion in ...

Tokyo's Muji Hotel now taking reservations - Japan Today



Tokyo's Muji Hotel now taking reservations  Japan Today

Though Japan is world-famous for its hospitality, for many travelers, staying at a luxurious Tokyo hotel is a waste. Japan's capital has an endless supply of things ...

Looking for a hotel in Japan? Skip the ryokan and stay in this castle instead - Japan Today



Looking for a hotel in Japan? Skip the ryokan and stay in this castle instead  Japan Today

If you're planning a trip in Japan and looking for a place to stay, the first question you need to answer is if you're going to stay in a modern, Western-style hotel or ...

Tsuruoka: Mummies, jellyfish and mountain monks - Japan Today



Tsuruoka: Mummies, jellyfish and mountain monks  Japan Today

Editor's note: On Tuesday, June 18, Tsuruoka in Yamagata Prefecture was affected by a magnitude 6.4 earthquake. However, damage to Tsuruoka was minimal ...

U.S. to sanction 5 nations, including Japan, if they import Iranian oil - Japan Today



U.S. to sanction 5 nations, including Japan, if they import Iranian oil  Japan Today

The Trump administration said Monday that it will no longer exempt any countries from U.S. sanctions if they continue to buy Iranian oil, stepping up pressure on ...

'Toy Story' lives on, but should it have? - Japan Today



'Toy Story' lives on, but should it have?  Japan Today

Like "Casablanca," ''Toy Story 3" concluded with the beginning of a beautiful friendship. It's an ending that has very possibly produced an ocean's worth of tears, ...

Earthquake of magnitude 6.5 strikes off Mie Prefecture - The Japan Times



Earthquake of magnitude 6.5 strikes off Mie Prefecture  The Japan Times

An earthquake registering a magnitude 6.5 struck off the coast of Mie Prefecture around 3:30 a.m. Sunday, the Meteorological Agency reported. Occurring at.

Forget kobe beef – this is Japan's most expensive (and tastiest) steak - The Independent



Forget kobe beef – this is Japan's most expensive (and tastiest) steak  The Independent

In a moment of pure pathos, Mr Tochigi reaches for a framed photograph of his beloved wagyu heifer, called Saori. She is salmon-pink with mottled spidery veins ...

Sleepable rental cars help travelers save money by skipping a hotel - Japan Today



Sleepable rental cars help travelers save money by skipping a hotel  Japan Today

While Japan has excellent train and bus networks, there are still parts of the country that you really need a private car to practically access. Unfortunately, many ...

Japan Battles Worst Measles Outbreak in Years - The New York Times



Japan Battles Worst Measles Outbreak in Years  The New York Times

Health officials in Japan are combating the country's worst measles outbreak in years, with many infections clustered among attendees of a Valentine's Day gift ...

'Skid Row' of Osaka may be a dream for budget-conscious tourists, but is it safe? - Japan Today



'Skid Row' of Osaka may be a dream for budget-conscious tourists, but is it safe?  Japan Today

Nishinari is a ramshackle slum filled with ragtag vagrants and dangerous criminals — at least, that's what the Osaka locals will have you think. Tourists, on the ...

Why you need to experience kagura, Japan's oldest performance art - Japan Today



Why you need to experience kagura, Japan's oldest performance art  Japan Today

I almost forgot these were performers and not actual beings that had crawled out from the pits of Japanese hell as they stomped around menacingly. Cymbals ...

History and modern developments: A walk in Shimbashi - Japan Today



History and modern developments: A walk in Shimbashi  Japan Today

In the plaza outside Shimbashi Station sits an old train locomotive -- indeed the plaza is known as "Steam Locomotive (SL) Square". There is particular ...

4 ways to be a good traveler in the age of overtourism - Japan Today



4 ways to be a good traveler in the age of overtourism  Japan Today

In Paris, the Louvre Museum closed for a day this week because workers said the crowds were too big to handle. In the Himalayas, climbers at Mount Everest ...

More details emerge about anime studio arson attack that killed 33 - Japan Today



More details emerge about anime studio arson attack that killed 33  Japan Today

A man suspected of torching an animation studio in Kyoto shouted that his novel had been plagiarized and appeared to have planned the attack, media said on ...

Emperor Akihito visits Grand Shrines of Ise to report his April 30 abdication to ancestral deitie...



Emperor Akihito visits Grand Shrines of Ise to report his April 30 abdication to ancestral deities  The Japan Times

Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko visited the Grand Shrines of Ise in Mie Prefecture on Thursday to report his upcoming abdication to the ancestral deiti.

1 dead, around 50 injured after powerful typhoon pounds western Japan - Kyodo News Plus



1 dead, around 50 injured after powerful typhoon pounds western Japan  Kyodo News Plus

A powerful typhoon makes landfall in western Japan, injuring at least 16 people, with over 7000 residents evacuating their homes following the weather ...

Machida: All the shopping, dining & sightseeing of central Tokyo, with half the crowds - Japan Today



Machida: All the shopping, dining & sightseeing of central Tokyo, with half the crowds  Japan Today

Twenty-seven stops from Shinjuku might make this neighborhood sound like a distant journey from central Tokyo, but Machida is still a big part of the metropolis ...

Travelers prefer human touch to automation at airport, according to new OAG analysis - Japan Today



Travelers prefer human touch to automation at airport, according to new OAG analysis  Japan Today

OAG, the world's leading provider of travel data and insight, today reveals its latest tech market analysis, The Airport Delight Report: Humans vs. Machines.

Matsumoto City: Brisk mountain air and local beers in Nagano's coolest city - Japan Today



Matsumoto City: Brisk mountain air and local beers in Nagano's coolest city  Japan Today

With a range of hotels and picturesque ryokan, plus the pristine Azusa River running through the city, Matsumoto is a mountain retreat with all the comforts of the ...

Review: Amanemu Resort, Shima, Japan - One Mile at a Time



Review: Amanemu Resort, Shima, Japan  One Mile at a Time

A review of Amanemu Resort, located in Shima, Japan. Here's a look at the rooms, spa, hot springs, restaurants, *service*, activities, and more.

Cabinet OKs reforms aimed at addressing Japan's labor market woes - Japan Today



Cabinet OKs reforms aimed at addressing Japan's labor market woes  Japan Today

The cabinet of Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has approved labor reforms designed to solve Japan's demographic challenges while creating conditions that will ...

Kintaikyo Bridge: One of Japan's most iconic bridges with surroundings that cater to your sweet t...



Kintaikyo Bridge: One of Japan's most iconic bridges with surroundings that cater to your sweet tooth  Japan Today

The southwestern Chugoku region is a peaceful depiction of traditional Japan that travelers rarely find in the big cities. Among its scenery is Yamaguchi ...

On 1st trip to Japan, Drum Talk TV to explore Japanese taiko drumming in Kochi - Japan Today



On 1st trip to Japan, Drum Talk TV to explore Japanese taiko drumming in Kochi  Japan Today

Dan Shinder of Drum Talk TV (https://www.facebook.com/DrumTalkTV/) will be making his first visit to Japan with partner Nja on Aug 14. One of the destinations ...

Top tourism spots crack down as they become victim of own success - Japan Today



Top tourism spots crack down as they become victim of own success  Japan Today

It is not the sheer number of tourists descending on Venice that bothers Italian food blogger Monica Cesarato so much as the type of visitor. Not so long ago ...

Russian PM's visit to disputed island regrettable, Japan says - Japan Today



Russian PM's visit to disputed island regrettable, Japan says  Japan Today

A visit on Friday by Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev to an island claimed by both Japan and Russia was extremely regrettable, Japan's foreign ministry ...

Big plastic user Japan fights waste ahead of G20 summit - Japan Today



Big plastic user Japan fights waste ahead of G20 summit  Japan Today

Japan has a plastic problem. In a country where cleanliness and neat packaging have long been considered good *service*, almost everything, from single ...

Japan's child population falls for 38th year, hitting postwar low - Japan Today



Japan's child population falls for 38th year, hitting postwar low  Japan Today

Japan's child population has declined for the 38th year in a row and is now at a record low, the government said Saturday. The number of children younger than ...

Beautiful art museum shinkansen finally coming to Tokyo for a limited time this fall - Japan Today



Beautiful art museum shinkansen finally coming to Tokyo for a limited time this fall  Japan Today

Japan's coolest trains are, of course, the ultra-high-speed shinkansen. But even among the bullet trains, some are more special than others, and few feel as ...

Abe criticized for calling elevator installation at Osaka Castle 'mistake' - Japan Today



Abe criticized for calling elevator installation at Osaka Castle 'mistake'  Japan Today

A remark made by Prime Minister Shinzo Abe during a Group of 20 dinner that the installation of elevators at Osaka Castle was a "big mistake" has been ...

10 spots to go glamping in Japan - Japan Today



10 spots to go glamping in Japan  Japan Today

Glamping, aka “glamorous camping,” is the gateway to enjoying Japan's nature hassle-free. A country that already puts extra care into aesthetics and ...

Get to know Fukushima; no, not that one, but the hip Osaka neighborhood - Japan Today



Get to know Fukushima; no, not that one, but the hip Osaka neighborhood  Japan Today

Fukushima is a cool Osaka neighborhood with a growing reputation as a tourist hub. It's well-known primarily because of its superb proximity to downtown ...

Abe meets with U.S. National Security Adviser Bolton - Japan Today



Abe meets with U.S. National Security Adviser Bolton  Japan Today

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe held talks with U.S. National Security Adviser John Bolton on Friday in last-minute preparations for President Donald Trump's ...

Tenjin Festival: One of Japan's top 3 - Japan Today



Tenjin Festival: One of Japan's top 3  Japan Today

Summer in west Japan is a herald of many things — sweltering humidity, chirping cicadas, and the ubiquitous sight of shaved ice for sale. It's also the most ...

Whale restaurants cheer hunt resumption - Japan Today



Whale restaurants cheer hunt resumption  Japan Today

"Two sashimis, three steaks," cries the waitress at one of Tokyo's most famous whale restaurants during a frantic lunchtime *service* where Japan's resumption of ...

U.S. says it will do what it can to help settle S Korea-Japan dispute - Japan Today



U.S. says it will do what it can to help settle S Korea-Japan dispute  Japan Today

The United States will "do what it can" to help resolve festering trade and political disputes between South Korea and Japan, a senior U.S. official said ...

S Korea says Japan's high-tech export curbs threat to global economy - Japan Today



S Korea says Japan's high-tech export curbs threat to global economy  Japan Today

South Korea's trade minister said on Thursday Japanese export limits on high-tech materials bound for Seoul would pose a "huge threat" to the global economy ...

Japanese seniors turning to flea market apps to declutter - Japan Today



Japanese seniors turning to flea market apps to declutter  Japan Today

Peer-to-peer flea market trading apps, frequently used by young people in Japan, are becoming increasingly popular with the elderly as they look to clear away ...

Okama: Sitting pretty on the borders of Yamagata and Miyagi - Japan Today



Okama: Sitting pretty on the borders of Yamagata and Miyagi  Japan Today

Zao is known for its surreal winter scenes, but the area is worth another trip in the spring, fall and summer months. Skiers and tourists flock to Zao each winter for ...

Japan's young eel catch in 2018-2019 falls to lowest levels on record - Japan Today



Japan's young eel catch in 2018-2019 falls to lowest levels on record  Japan Today

The domestic catch of juvenile eels for cultivation dropped this season to 3.7 tons, the lowest level since 2003 when comparable data became available, ...

Doubts grow over Abe's foreign policy skills ahead of election - Japan Today



Doubts grow over Abe's foreign policy skills ahead of election  Japan Today

If the number of photo ops and meetings with foreign leaders determines diplomatic success, Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, a familiar face to leaders of the Group ...

New Pokemon Monorail set to welcome visitors to Tokyo - Japan Today



New Pokemon Monorail set to welcome visitors to Tokyo  Japan Today

In recent years, multiple expansions at Tokyo's Haneda Airport have made it an increasingly popular destination choice for both domestic and international ...

Moon calls for 'peace economy' with N Korea; slams Japan - Japan Today



Moon calls for 'peace economy' with N Korea; slams Japan  Japan Today

South Korea's president on Monday described the country's escalating trade war with Japan as a wake-up call to revamp its economy and issued a nationalistic ...

Delta to transfer all U.S.-Tokyo services to Haneda from Narita - Japan Today



Delta to transfer all U.S.-Tokyo services to Haneda from Narita  Japan Today

Delta Air Lines Inc will transfer its full operations of Tokyo-bound flights from the United States to Haneda airport from Narita in March 2020. Delta will become ...

Iran tells Japan it is exercising restraint despite escalation of U.S. sanctions - Japan Today



Iran tells Japan it is exercising restraint despite escalation of U.S. sanctions  Japan Today

Iran is committed to its obligations under an international nuclear deal despite the U.S. withdrawal from the landmark agreement, its foreign minister said on ...

Millennials traveling to Osaka now have a new lifestyle hotel by Royal Park Hotels and Resorts Co...



Millennials traveling to Osaka now have a new lifestyle hotel by Royal Park Hotels and Resorts Co  Japan Today

Royal Park Hotels and Resorts Co Ltd has opened the third hotel of its “CANVAS” line, The Royal Park Canvas Osaka Kitahama. The relatively new “CANVAS” ...

Yahiko: A little village in Niigata with big things happening - Japan Today



Yahiko: A little village in Niigata with big things happening  Japan Today

Mt. Yahiko is a mighty volcano near the shore of the Sea of Japan. With Yahiko Shrine, the most famous shrine in Niigata Prefecture, as the entrance to the hike, ...

South Korea seeks US help in bitter trade spat with Japan - Japan Today



South Korea seeks US help in bitter trade spat with Japan  Japan Today

South Korea is seeking U.S. help in a bitter diplomatic row with fellow American ally Japan over its moves to tighten controls on high-tech exports.

TEPCO toughens stance toward nuclear disaster damages settlement - Japan Today



TEPCO toughens stance toward nuclear disaster damages settlement  Japan Today

Tokyo Electric Power Company Holdings Inc (TEPCO) has become significantly more reluctant since last year to accept a government body's recommendations ...

Travelport to offer airlines new booking code for non-binary gender passengers - Japan Today



Travelport to offer airlines new booking code for non-binary gender passengers  Japan Today

Travelport has confirmed that it will implement a new booking code for non-binary gender airline passengers on 1 June. The new code offers the option to ...

Abe reportedly considering visit to Iran in mid-June - Japan Today



Abe reportedly considering visit to Iran in mid-June  Japan Today

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is considering a visit to Iran as early as mid-June, NHK national television said on Friday, the first such trip in four decades, ...

Japan is getting a Mickey Mouse bullet train - Japan Today



Japan is getting a Mickey Mouse bullet train  Japan Today

The shinkansen is already the undisputed coolest way to get around the country, but even then, operator JR (Japan Railways) likes to occasionally add an extra ...

Ryokan Tokyo Yugawara offers a unique writer's retreat with a luxurious onsen - Japan Today



Ryokan Tokyo Yugawara offers a unique writer's retreat with a luxurious onsen  Japan Today

Ryokan-style inns and onsen are typically viewed as places for escape, natural beauty, and relaxation (as shown by this list of 10 awesome ryokan in Japan), ...

Mass stabbing near Tokyo lasted less than 20 seconds - Japan Today



Mass stabbing near Tokyo lasted less than 20 seconds  Japan Today

A mass stabbing around a school bus stop in Kawasaki that claimed the lives of two people occurred over a period of less than 20 seconds, investigators said ...

Cheap Air Seoul ticket allows unlimited flights between S Korea and destinations in Japan - Japan...



Cheap Air Seoul ticket allows unlimited flights between S Korea and destinations in Japan  Japan Today

If you are ever in South Korea and fancy a leisurely trip to Japan, then hopping onto a ferry might be one of the cheapest options available. But if speed and cost ...

Celebration of Japan's new era big opportunity for businesses - Japan Today



Celebration of Japan's new era big opportunity for businesses  Japan Today

Japan is getting ready for its biggest celebration in years with the advent of the Reiwa era of soon-to-be emperor Naruhito. That means big opportunities for ...

Emperor Akihito, Japan's 'Surprising Pacifist,' Steps Down After 30 Years - NPR



Emperor Akihito, Japan's 'Surprising Pacifist,' Steps Down After 30 Years  NPR

Japan's defeat in World War II "produced in him strong feelings against war and its chaos," says a childhood friend. Akihito has expressed deep remorse at home ...

Ibaraki Prefecture to recognize partnerships for LGBT couples from July - Japan Today



Ibaraki Prefecture to recognize partnerships for LGBT couples from July  Japan Today

Ibaraki Prefecture said Monday it would start issuing partnership certificates for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender couples from July 1. Smaller ...

Five ways to explore imperial Japan, from storybook palaces to afternoon tea - The Telegraph



Five ways to explore imperial Japan, from storybook palaces to afternoon tea  The Telegraph

It's a scene fit for an emperor. Hovering more than a dozen storeys above the ground, a violinist plays as kimono-clad staff serve up some five-star treats: matcha ...

An anti-vax religious group apologized for spreading measles in Japan - Quartz



An anti-vax religious group apologized for spreading measles in Japan  Quartz

Japan is in the grip of its worst measles outbreak in a decade, with many of the cases traced to a religious group that doesn't believe in medicine. According to ...

Upper house begins renovations for wheelchair-using lawmakers - Japan Today



Upper house begins renovations for wheelchair-using lawmakers  Japan Today

Japan's upper house on Sunday started renovation work for two newly elected lawmakers with severe physical disabilities. As Yasuhiko Funago, 61, who has ...

More wartime labor suits filed in S Korea against Japanese firms - Japan Today



More wartime labor suits filed in S Korea against Japanese firms  Japan Today

South Koreans claiming they or family members were forced to work for four Japanese companies during World War II filed damages suits against them ...

Yoron Island: Scenic beaches blessed with Okinawa views and Kagoshima culture - Japan Today



Yoron Island: Scenic beaches blessed with Okinawa views and Kagoshima culture  Japan Today

Clownfish swim about as your glass-bottom boat zips over Yoron's pristine waters out to the “disappearing beach.” Ahhhh, heaven. Secluded sandbars accent ...

10 reasons why you need to visit Kochi - Japan Today



10 reasons why you need to visit Kochi  Japan Today

During September's Silver Week I had the pleasure of travelling to Shikoku for the first time. My mission was to explore Kochi Prefecture for three days courtesy ...

Airbnb enters luxury travel market with Airbnb Luxe - Japan Today



Airbnb enters luxury travel market with Airbnb Luxe  Japan Today

Airbnb has entered the luxury travel market with Airbnb Luxe. Built on the experience and knowledge gained from the acquisition of Luxury Retreats in 2017, ...

Tropical Storm Nari makes landfall in central Japan - The Japan Times



Tropical Storm Nari makes landfall in central Japan  The Japan Times

Tropical Storm Nari comes ashore in southern Mie Prefecture then moves across the Tokai region before heading to the Pacific Ocean east of the Kanto region.

Tenma -- A neighborhood where Osaka's lively personality is always on full display - Japan Today



Tenma -- A neighborhood where Osaka's lively personality is always on full display  Japan Today

By day an energetic shopping district and by night a backstreet maze of quirky bars, Tenma is a lively Osaka neighborhood steeped in history. Get to know an ...

Atami Onsen: These hot springs will make you feel like you're floating in the ocean - Japan Today



Atami Onsen: These hot springs will make you feel like you're floating in the ocean  Japan Today

If you're itching for a quick getaway from the hustle of Tokyo, don't fret – the onsen (hot spring) town of Atami in Shizuoka Prefecture is closer than you think.

Go glamping and 'disco' strawberry picking at a farm north of Tokyo - Japan Today



Go glamping and 'disco' strawberry picking at a farm north of Tokyo  Japan Today

If you want to go camping in Japan but can't be bothered pitching your own tent or starting a campfire from scratch, Namegata Farmer's Village in Ibaraki ...

Do you think a protest rally similar in scale to what happened in Hong Kong could ever happen in ...



Do you think a protest rally similar in scale to what happened in Hong Kong could ever happen in Japan?  Japan Today

There hasn't been any mass-protests in Japan since the sixties when the workers took on automakers. That round of protests resulted in mass-sackings. These ...

South Korean political parties back Moon in Japan trade row - Japan Today



South Korean political parties back Moon in Japan trade row  Japan Today

Setting aside their usual bickering, South Korean liberal and conservative parties on Thursday vowed to cooperate to help the Seoul government prevail in an ...

Tourism in trouble: Hong Kong demos hit economy - Japan Today



Tourism in trouble: Hong Kong demos hit economy  Japan Today

Empty hotel rooms, struggling shops and even disruption at Disneyland: months of protests in Hong Kong have taken a major toll on the city's economy, with no ...

Over 2000 doctors worked without pay at Japanese university hospitals: survey - Japan Today



Over 2000 doctors worked without pay at Japanese university hospitals: survey  Japan Today

More than 2000 doctors at 50 university hospitals in Japan were found to have worked without pay, with many lacking an employment contract or compensation ...