The Green Car: Japan’s Luxury Rail Experience
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The Green Car: Japan’s Luxury Rail Experience

In Japan trains are paragons of efficiency and speed, transporting countless millions across plains, under the sea, through mountains and between islands every year. For…

Staying Cool in Japan: 5 Favorite Ways to Beat the Heat
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Staying Cool in Japan: 5 Favorite Ways to Beat the Heat

  1. Drink mugicha barley tea Mugicha, also known as Japanese roasted barley tea, is a traditional summer drink in Japan. It is a commonly held…

Tokyo City Air Terminal Special Fares
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Tokyo City Air Terminal Special Fares

Special Fare Extension–TCAT to Narita Good news for foreign travelers who arrive at and leave from Narita Airport. Tokyo City Air Terminal (TCAT) Special Fares…

New English App for JR-EAST
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New English App for JR-EAST

With expectations in Japan running high to receive a large number of overseas visitors for the Tokyo based 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games, JR EAST…

Narita Airport’s Hospitality Program
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Narita Airport’s Hospitality Program

Narita Airport’s Hospitality Program for International Transit Passengers Dreading a long layover? Think nothing could be more deadly than counting the hours until your flight…

The Mediterranean of the East: Japan’s Inland Sea
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The Mediterranean of the East: Japan’s Inland Sea

Japan’s Inland Sea is on the cusp of discovery as a fascinating new travel destination. Home to hundreds of islands with their own distinct traditions…