Travel in Japan

16Mon 2016

Foreign ski instructors wanted in Japan

Visa requirements are not eased just for social/healthcare labor force. The Japanese government is firing on all cylinders. In an effort to keep on boosting tourism in Japan, the government wants to make it easier for foreign ski instructors to

11Wed 2016

About the Shiba-Sakura festival

Cherry blossom is now finished in most parts of Japan (you may still enjoy hanami in Hokkaido). But there are always beautiful sceneries to be seen in Japan, whatever the season may be. If you are nostalgic of Sakura, you may enjoy the

23Wed 2016

Travel insurance: a new service for tourists in Japan

As the number of tourists in Japan is reaching – and soon exceeding – 15 millions, a Japanese insurance company (Sompo Japan Nipponkoa Insurance) has launched a new service for foreign tourists. As the Japanese Travel Agency claims that 30% of