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5 must-see Unesco sites in Japan

The country’s heritage sites are rich in historical and cultural significance, but are also places of tremendous beauty. From temples, shrines and castles, to islands and villages, Japan has it all. We’ve picked five must-see Unesco attractions from a remarkable total of 21 Unesco World Heritage sites in Japan. Sacred Island of Okinoshima A beautiful and sacred island in southwestern [...]

Last places available for 2018 Cherry Blossom Tours

The last places are now being filled for Japan Holiday's three Cherry Blossom Tours for 2018. These popular tours are timed to coincide with the blossoming of Japan's famed Sakura - Cherry Blossoms - allowing visitors at this time - March-April each year - to be surrounded by most quintessential of Japanese vistas. Japan Holidays Cherry Blossom Tours take advantage [...]

JNTO’s Japan Ski and Snow guide now available

The Japan National Tourist Organisation (JNTO) has recently released a digital copy of its latest Japan Ski and Snow guide. download the JNTO Digital Ski Guide   Over 24 pages, the guide provides a great overview of Japan's major ski areas  - Hokkaido, Nagano and Niigata and the Tohoku region - outlining all of the major ski areas in [...]

18 best places to visit in 2018 – CNN

Nagano named as one of the best places to visit in 2018 - let Japan Holidays take you there! Nagano, a land of chilled soba noodles, steaming onsen hot springs and perfectly powdery snow, hosted the 1998 Winter Olympics, but is only now emerging as an international travel destination. Spurred by the upcoming 2020 Tokyo Summer Olympics, a series of [...]