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US and Other Countries Easing Japan Travel Restrictions

BBC.com News |  While the situation in northern Japan is still facing numerous challenges, life in the rest of Japan is returning to normal faster...

Lessons from Japan: Earthquake Survival 101

Events are moving quickly in Japan as engineers at a nuclear plant in Fukushima are trying to bring three stricken reactors under control. Tokyo is...

Qantas, JAL to Launch Low-Cost Domestic Carrier in Japan

eTurbo News |  The Qantas Group and Japan Airlines are believed to be in advanced talks about starting a low-cost domestic carrier in Japan.A decision...

Vacationist + Preferred Hotels: Deals Benefit Japan

Great news from Vacationist! Starting today, 21 new Preferred Hotels will launch 48-hour Check-In For Japan sales on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday through June 30th...

Cook It Raw: Top Chefs in Japan

Fifteen of the world’s top chefs spend four days at Japan’s Cook It Raw event—the year’s biggest culinary frat party.

Carnegie Hall Celebrates Japan in City-Wide Festival

Beginning in 2007 with the Berlin in Lights festival, Carnegie Hall has featured the music and culture of global destinations through wide-ranging, multi-disciplinary programming in...

World's Most-Visited Sacred Sites

You don't need to have faith to be drawn to these temples, churches, and shrines, popular for their spiritual and cultural value.

NYC Chefs Cook for Japan

When nature displays its most brutal side, humanity often displays it’s best. That’s why this Wednesday, mega-chef Masaharu Morimoto, together with a star-studded panel of...

Japan's Golf Scene

When the little old lady indicated that I should remove the dripping wet bath towel from my otherwise naked body and deposit it in the...

Tokyo Home to World's Tallest Tower

Can’t get higher than this: the world’s new tallest tower Tokyo Skytree opened in late May, and tickets to its lookout are still sold out...
HOTELS

Kinmata Ryokan

This intimate 1801 ryokan near the Nishiki food market serves owner Haruji Ukai’s seafood kaiseki meals. more ›


RESTAURANTS

Restaurant at Tenryu-ji Temple

The temple's restaurant serves vegetarian meals such as sesame tofu and soup made of dried gourds and sea kelp. more ›


ACTIVITIES

Japan Rail Pass

The Japan Rail Pass - good for intercity travel - also works on the handy Yamanote Line, an above-ground train that encircles central Tokyo. more ›


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