Kyoto, Japan Travel Newswire (Page 9)

Kyoto, Japan Travel Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Japanese company Inax's flagship toilet - Regio' at the Shanghai expo. Photo: AFPRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2017 | South China Morning Post

    Among this smorgasbord of issues, the toilet is a staple. The hundreds of thousands of foreign athletes, fans and tourists that the world's largest sporting spectacle attracts raises the question of where and how comfortably these visitors will be able to powder their noses.

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  2. My Neighbor Totoro anime theme park set to land in JapanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2017 | Daily Mail

    The greatest archaeological site ever? Chicago Tribune building is studded with relics including chunks from the Great Wall, the Pyramids and even the cave where Jesus was born Dancing robot waitresses, mermaids in a tank behind the till and IV bag cocktails: The world's wackiest bars revealed Japan's answer to Walt Disney announces launch of sprawling anime theme park based on My Neighbor Totoro that will be three times bigger than Disneyland Paris 'Can the engines be turned off? My head is sore': Weird and wonderful plane passenger requests and questions revealed... by cabin crew There's some-fin in the water! Great white shark off the coast of California ominously circles around man in a kayak as he calmly paddles through the water Skiing in suits and formidable pet goats: Enchanting images reveal a simpler way of life in early 20th-century Norway Who said the Victorians were boring? ... (more)

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  3. 20 countries before 21: P.E.I. man close to ambitious travel goalRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2017 | CBC News

    A man from western P.E.I. is in Japan, country number 17 in a plan to visit 20 countries before his 21st birthday. "It started when I did an exchange semester in Europe," said Nicholas A'Hearn of Tignish, speaking to CBC's I sland Morning from Kyoto.

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  4. Why you should walk the Nakasendo Way in JapanRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2017 | This Is London

    Julia Pearson gets a glimpse into Japan's past on a three day walking expedition through the picturesque Kiso Valley The Nakasendo Way is an ancient walking trail that linked Kyoto to Tokyo during Japan's feudal period. It was the 'road through the mountains' trodden by feudal lords, samurai, merchants, and travellers.

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  5. Japan Rail Pass Now Launch Exclusive Travel Guide eBookRead the original story

    May 24, 2017 | SBWire

    Japan Rail Pass Now, a leading Australian travel agent who specialise in travel to Japan, announced today the launch of their exclusive Japan Travel Guide eBook. The guide combines expert travel writing and stunning imagery to give customers insightful information on culture, experiences, history and insider destination guides.

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  6. IXIASOFT Celebrates New Subsidiary Opening in JapanRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2017 | PRWeb

    We are certainly excited about being able to offer extended sales and support services to our Japanese customers, says Eric Bergeron, IXIASOFT CEO IXIASOFT, a global leader in the Component Content Management Systems marketplace, announced today the official opening of its Japanese subsidiary. To celebrate this important milestone, IXIASOFT is hosting a cocktail at the prestigious Canadian Embassy, located in the heart of Tokyo.

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  7. 4.4 Percent RevPAR Growth for Hotel Industry in Asia Pacific Region for April 2017Read the original story

    May 24, 2017 | Hotel News Resource

    The hotel industry in the Asia Pacific region reported positive results in the three key performance metrics during April 2017, according to data from STR. Helped by the Hanami cherry blossom season, hotels in Japan experienced a 4.0% increase in demand.

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  8. STR: Asia Pacific hotel performance for April 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2017 | Hospitality Net

    The hotel industry in the Asia Pacific region reported positive results in the three key performance metrics during April 2017, according to data from STR . U.S. dollar constant currency, April 2017 vs. April 2016 Asia Pacific Helped by the Hanami cherry blossom season, hotels in Japan experienced a 4.0% increase in demand.

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  9. Multilingual audio tourist guide app offered for Japan's Imperial sitesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2017 | The Japan Times

    The Imperial Household Agency started offering a multilingual tourist guide using a smartphone application Tuesday in a bid to attract more foreign visitors to places with Imperial connections. The new service, called Imperial Palaces Guide, provides Apple iOS users with detailed information in English, Chinese, Korean, French, Spanish and Japanese on various spots open to the public for viewing at such facilities as the Imperial Palace in Tokyo and the Kyoto Imperial Palace.

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  10. Check out the latest promotions and eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2017 | The Nation

    Online tour operator Backyard Travel welcomes the summer wedding season with a romantic honeymoon trip to Japan. The eight-day Shinto Shrines and Steaming Onsen: Honeymoon journey begins in Tokyo to take in the ancient amidst the ultra-modern.

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  11. Louis Vuitton Casting Director Responds to Accusations of a Size-2 Model Being Told She Was Too BigRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2017 | Lucky

    On Thursday afternoon, Danish model Ulrikke Høyer took to Facebook to write a long-and shocking-post detailing alleged mistreatment in the industry . Høyer claims that she was dropped from Louis Vuitton's Cruise '18 show in Kyoto for being too "bloated," despite being a size 2, and that a casting agent had told her to drink only water for the next 24 hours.

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  12. A 5th of BitSummitRead the original story

    May 21, 2017 | JeanSnow.net

    And another BitSummit has come and gone in Kyoto. As with last year, I'm quite sad I couldn't be there, and seeing so many of my friends have a blast - during and after hours - was a pain.

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  13. Kazutoshi IidaRead the original story

    May 21, 2017 | JeanSnow.net

    For its latest episode , Toco Toco TV revisits the gaming space through a profile of Kazutoshi Iida . He produced three games , before turning into an academic.

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  14. College of Lake County students spread around the world this summerRead the original story

    May 20, 2017 | Daily Herald

    While their peers start summer jobs or return to campus for summer classes, around 50 College of Lake County students will travel internationally for course credit and a unique learning experience. Cooking in Peru, soaking in the culture of Japan, playing music in China and touring Europe are some of the experiences students and faculty members will have on study abroad trips this month.

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  15. A great start to married lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 20, 2017 | The Nation

    With the summer wedding season now in full swing, online tour operator Backyard Travel is offering romantic honeymoon trips to Japan and Vietnam. Encapsulating all that is poetic and romantic about Japan, the eight-day Shinto Shrines and Steaming Onsen: Honeymoon journey begins in Tokyo to take in the ancient amidst the ultra-modern.

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  16. Kyoto to Charge a Tourist Tax for Overnight StaysRead the original story

    May 19, 2017 | Conde Nast Traveler

    While tourism is good for a local economy, locals are often at odds with huge swaths of tourists. In fact, some uber-popular places, like Barcelona and Venice, have extended on the inflow of visitors.

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  17. Tree Talk: Yet another gift from old JapanRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2017 | Madison Park Times

    Want to learn more about neighborhood trees? Steve will lead a walking tour of Madison Park's arbors on Saturday, June 3. The tour begins at 10:30 a.m. at Park Shore, 1630 43rd Avenue East. The event is sponsored by the Madison Park Community Council and free to attend.

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  18. Sunwolves stay positive despite steep learning curveRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2017 | The Japan Times

    The Sunwolves may have won only one game out of 10 so far this season, but Japan's Super Rugby team is confident that its efforts will pay off somewhere down the line. "For us it's about focusing on the process rather than just results," second-row forward Sam Wykes told The Japan Times at the Sunwolves' training camp in Tokyo this week.

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  19. Old School Train Travel Is Being Positioned as New School LuxuryRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2017 | Skift

    As with river cruising, luxury train travel allows travelers to take their luxury with them from place to place, ensuring the same quality of lodging, no matter the locale. Interested in more stories like this? Subscribe to Skift's New Luxury Newsletter to stay up-to-date on the business of modern luxury travel.

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  20. Japan's Shikoku Island pilgrimage: The Japanese equivalent of...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2017 | Manawatu Evening Standard

    This being Japan, there are many ways of completing the Shikoku Island pilgrimage route, the nation's equivalent of Spain's Camino de Santiago. If you have a spare 1 million yen , you can travel to all but 21 of the 88 temples along the route by helicopter, hovering above each long enough to pray and chant.

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