September 01, 2015
On 19th September 2015 the annual JAPAN MATSURI will be coming to London for another year of celebrations and exciting events. The festival is a chance to enjoy various traditional elements of Japanese culture - from taiko drumming and karaoke, to delicious Japanese dishes.
August 20, 2015
The weak yen, affordable flights and the World Scout Jamboree led to a boom in UK visitors to Japan in July. UK visitors to Japan numbered 26,300 in July 2015, 34% more than in the same month last year.
August 06, 2015
2015 marks 70 years since the tragic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki. We have one copy of new book, ‘A DICTIONARY OF MUTUAL UNDERSTANDING’, which is set against the dramatic backdrop of Nagasaki before and after the bomb, to give away.
August 05, 2015
Aman has announced plans for a second property in Japan, following the successful launch of Aman Tokyo in December 2014. Amanemu will debut in the first quarter of 2016 in Ise Shima National Park in Honshu’s Mie Prefecture, central Japan. It will be the brand’s first hot spring resort.
July 24, 2015
In July 2015, the first hotel under a Hyatt brand opened on the Japanese island of Okinawa. A mere 20-minute drive from Naha Airport, Hyatt Regency Naha Okinawa is the bustling heart of Naha.
July 09, 2015
From tomorrow visitors to Mt. Fuji will be able to post the ultimate Japan selfie live from the top of Japan’s highest mountain, thanks to a new free Wi-Fi service operating from 10 July through 14 September 2015.