Kyoto, Japan Travel Newswire (Page 2)

Kyoto, Japan Travel Newswire (Page 2)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Kyoto, Japan Travel. (Page 2)

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  1. Tokyo hotel gets into bed with local artistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2016 | The Japan Times

    When building a new hotel, designers would normally consider the artwork displayed on the walls as a finishing touch. But for BnA Hotel Koenji, which just opened in Tokyo's Koenji neighborhood, the artwork definitely comes first.

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  2. MomentumA Righteous NationRead the original story

    Apr 22, 2016 | American Reporter

    Stopping into the Misawa bookstore for a fun book to read as I prepared to travel for another 10 days, I spotted T.C. Boyle's newest book, The Women. T.C. is the father of my son's best friend.

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  3. MomentumA Righteous NationRead the original story

    Apr 22, 2016 | American Reporter

    Stopping into the Misawa bookstore for a fun book to read as I prepared to travel for another 10 days, I spotted T.C. Boyle's newest book, The Women. T.C. is the father of my son's best friend.

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  4. In Pictures | Cherry blossom festival: A thing of beauty is a joy foreverRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | DNA India

    Women are reflected in a window as they view cherry blossom trees in full bloom on Meguro River, on April 1, 2014 in Tokyo, Japan. The Japanese Meteorological Agency tracked the Sakura .

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  5. Shop near Kansai airport offering halal 'bento' for Muslim touristsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2016 | The Japan Times

    A shop near Kansai International Airport is offering halal-certified bento in a bid to serve the growing numbers of Muslim tourists. Mabruk - which means "blessing" in Arabic - is located near the entrance of Rinku Town Station in Izumisano, Osaka Prefecture, just one stop on the train from western Japan's biggest international airport.

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  6. In-out distinction raises linguistic issues for Japan's long-term 'inside outsiders'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2016 | The Japan Times

    The worst thing I have ever been called in Japanese is a a 3a a a ' . Admin people at a university I attended long ago used it to refer to the foreign students.

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  7. My HorizonsA Moment with Hugo ChavezRead the original story

    Apr 17, 2016 | American Reporter

    Stopping into the Misawa bookstore for a fun book to read as I prepared to travel for another 10 days, I spotted T.C. Boyle's newest book, The Women. T.C. is the father of my son's best friend.

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  8. Baby sitter option gains little traction amid parental reluctanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2016 | The Japan Times

    Nearly half of parents in Japan who responded to a recent survey by The Japan Times have considered using baby sitters but have not done so, with many citing lack of know-how on finding the right sitters as well as financial constraints. The JT recently asked the opinions of readers on hiring baby sitters or nannies in Japan.

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  9. Shibuya's scramble crossing fascinates tourists, judging by Twitter and WeiboRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2016 | The Japan Times

    Mount Fuji and popular theme parks Universal Studios Japan in Osaka and Tokyo Disneyland topped what foreign tourists posted on social media during their stay in Japan, a recent survey found. But they also tended to post pictures of the renowned Shibuya pedestrian crossing.

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  10. One problem with Japan doubling its tourism target: Hotels are already fullRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2016 | The Japan Times

    It's all very well doubling the tourism target - to 40 million visitors in 2020 - but where will they stay? Mizuho Research Institute last year forecast a shortage of 10,000 hotel rooms in 2020 if foreign tourists continue to increase in number. But that estimate was based on an assumption of 25 million visitors.

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  11. How "Food Memories" Bring Travelers to Japan A Surrey University...Read the original story

    Apr 11, 2016 | Japan Inc.

    This past few days, our Japan Travel business has been looking after a large group of businesspeople from Asia. Managing groups of any size above 10 people is always a challenge and even more so here because of the complicated logistics of connecting public transport with people, bags, and venues, and food supplies with special diets and price ranges.

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  12. Need a 'HotelQuickly' in Japan?Read the original story

    Apr 8, 2016 | The Star Online

    If you haven't booked a hotel for your trip to Japan yet, don't worry. With HotelQuickly, a last-minute hotel booking app, it's not too late to get suitable accommodation for your stay in the Land of the Rising Sun.

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  13. Iga Ninja MuseumRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2016 | BellaOnline

    The spell had been written in blood, and I didn't know if it was that, or how I knew that, which disturbed me the most. I peered closely at the writing, covering my nose and mouth with my hand to prevent my breath from clouding the glass between me and the paper the spell was written on.

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  14. The secret meeting at the G20 was designed to do 3 thingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2016 | Silicon Alley Insider

    One of my persistent critiques about Wall Street research is that analysts don't get away from their desks enough. They spend all day staring at screens of data, streaming news, websites, blogs, etc., watching the same thing everyone else is watching.

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  15. How Japan Plans to Double Its Tourists by 2020Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2016 | Conde Nast Traveler

    Japan is so hot right now. How hot? Well, the country's goal of attracting 20 million tourists a year by 2020 was seen as ambitious until the Japan National Tourism Organization announced that a record 19.73 million foreign tourists had visited the country in 2015.

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  16. Need a 'HotelQuickly' in Japan?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2016 | The Star Online

    If you haven't booked a hotel for your trip to Japan yet, don't worry. With HotelQuickly, a last-minute hotel booking app, it's not too late to get suitable accommodation for your stay in the Land of the Rising Sun.

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  17. Kyocera Museum of Art Sekku Dolls ExhibitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2016 | Japan Visitor Blog

    Kyocera Corporation announced today the opening of the 2016 Spring Special Exhibition: "Seasonal Festivals of Fushimi: Sekku Dolls" to be held at The Kyocera Museum of Art - located on the first floor of the Kyocera Head Office in Fushimi, Kyoto City, Japan from April 6 through May 8. In Japan it is tradition to hold ceremonies on "sekku" days which mark the change of seasons. Among these, the Momo-no-sekku and Tango-no-sekku are still celebrated today by many families as occasions to wish for the good health and happiness of their children.

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  18. The BnA Hotel, Tokyo: The unique project merges art with hospitality...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2016 | Cool Hunting

    Finding a unique and affordable hotel in Tokyo can be challenging, largely due to the premium placed on space in the city. This premium has also influenced the suppression of art galleries, as locals have little space to display art in their homes and galleries require a lot of space to show work-a combination that makes selling art a difficult job.

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  19. Kyo TrainRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2016 | Japan Visitor Blog

    The aptly named Kyo Train operates on the limited express service between Umeda Station in Osaka and Kawaramachi Station in Kyoto. The exterior of the trains is the same dark burgundy livery, but with the addition of some traditional fan designs.

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  20. My HorizonsA Moment with Hugo ChavezRead the original story

    Apr 6, 2016 | American Reporter

    Stopping into the Misawa bookstore for a fun book to read as I prepared to travel for another 10 days, I spotted T.C. Boyle's newest book, The Women. T.C. is the father of my son's best friend.

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