April 28, 2016
On 29th April 2016 Kyoto will open a new railway museum, offering train fans the chance to spot locomotives dating back from the Meiji era to the present day. Find out more about this new opening here.
April 27, 2016
Tohoku365 are offering one lucky winner the chance to spend 30 days travelling around Tohoku's diverse regions, sampling the local delicacies and introducing the world to Tohoku's famous local foods. Find out more about how to enter here!
April 26, 2016
Huis Ten Bosch theme park and Henn-na Hotel in Nagasaki are undergoing exciting developments, welcoming new robotic hotel staff and a restaurant staffed by androids!
April 25, 2016
The Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games logos have officially been selected. Find out which one of the final four designs was chosen here!
April 21, 2016
If you're a fan of Japanese cinema, make sure you snap up tickets for the Reel Japan Film Festival on 30th April and 1st May.
April 20, 2016
Last month Japan welcomed the highest number of UK visitors in its history, a great move towards the new target of 40 million visitors by 2020!
April 19, 2016
We ran a Facebook competition in Autumn 2016 offering people a prize trip to Kyoto. Our lucky winner has just come back from the trip and has written to tell us all about it!
April 14, 2016
The Japanese government aims to increase the number of school trips to Japan by 50% by 2020. Find out more about this initiative and how to find partner schools in Japan here.
April 13, 2016
Japan's biggest music festivals are back this summer, and advance tickets are already on sale. Take a look at 2016's fantastic line up, and find out more details about Fuji Rock and Summer Sonic 2016.
April 09, 2016
If you're dreaming of Japan this spring but haven't made it to Japan to sit beneath the cascading blossoms, here are our suggestions for getting that in-Japan feeling from home!