Kyoto, Japan Travel Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. Tokyo's New TrainRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2016 | JD Supra

    There is a common sight in Japan - so common that it becomes almost invisible. That sight is trains.

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  2. Guest Interview & Giveaway: Translator Cathy HiranoRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2016 | Cynsations

    By Misa Dikengil Lindberg , Alexander O. Smith and Avery Fischer Udagawa for Cynthia Leitich Smith 's Cynsations This month, the Asian Festival of Children's Content in Singapore will feature Cynsations' own Cynthia Leitich Smith speaking on "The Irresistible Fantastical Supernatural: Writing a World that Beckons." Also featured at AFCC 2016 will be Cathy Hirano, a leading translator of Japanese children's literature into English.

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  3. Japan to put up 'manners' signboards for touristsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2016 | The Nation

    With breaches of etiquette by foreign tourists becoming a problem in tourist spots across Japan, local communities are using signboards featuring illustrations, pictograms and manga to inform visitors of how best to behave. These moves are aimed at helping foreign tourists understand Japanese etiquette and rules, in order to prevent such trouble, but some are concerned that the signs could spoil the scenery at tourist spots.

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  4. My HorizonsA Moment with Hugo ChavezRead the original story

    May 10, 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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  5. Why You Need to Go to Japan's Ryukyu Islands, in 20 Unexpected PhotosRead the original story

    May 9, 2016 | Bloomberg

    This sun-soaked archipelago offers centuries of culture and off-the-beaten path adventures-plus some of the world's best beaches-for travelers seeking a Japan beyond the Tokyo-Kyoto tourist axis. April's twin earthquakes in the Kyushu region may not have directly affected Japan's Ryukyu Islands, but the tourism industry still feels the aftershocks.

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  6. Conjuring haiku from the concrete sea of MatsuyamaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2016 | The Japan Times

    Riding the shinkansen from Tokyo to Hiroshima, I am glued to my iPhone when Stephen Gill tells me to look outside the window. The countryside - rolling hills and rice paddies - is shrouded in mist.

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  7. My HorizonsA Moment with Hugo ChavezRead the original story

    Apr 28, 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. Nintendo disappoints without mobile Mario game and no new consoleRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2016 | The Japan Times

    Nintendo Co. is easing into its newfound role as a mobile game publisher, but not fast enough for investors expecting a Mario-scale hit.

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  9. TekThing 67 - Best Time To Buy A Laptop? Doxie Scanner Rocks,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2016 | Hak.5

    Best Time Of Year To Buy A Laptop??? Bill wants to know if April is still the best time of year to buy a new laptop we talk when to buy, when sales aren't sales, price tracking tools like CamelCamelCamel.com and InvisibleHand, factory outlets for refurbished gear and more! http://camelcamelcamel.com/ http://www.getinvisiblehand.com/ Digitize A Mountain Of Paper Files Matt writes, "I want to digitize a mountain of paper files so that I can organize and search them from my desktop, but I'm not sure where to begin. Do you have some recommendations on scanners and software that are built for this purpose? I'm also looking for a method to securely store some of the more sensitive files such as financial records.

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  10. [Robert J. Fouser] Notes from a visit to KyotoRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2016 | Korea Herald

    Visiting Japan from Korea is always interesting because the countries share enough similarities to make for meaningful comparison. This time I'm spending most of my time in Kyoto with short side trips to Osaka and Nara.

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  11. 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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  12. 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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  13. 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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  14. 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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  15. 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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  16. 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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  17. 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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  18. 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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  19. 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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  20. 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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