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1 02, 2017

Record snowfalls is good news for Japan’s ski season

A large part of the Sea of Japan coast was hit by heavy snow on Sunday, as strong wintry air mass descended on much of the Japanese archipelago, causing traffic jams and hampering university entrance exams. But all of this is great news for Japan's many ski areas - effectively extending the Japanese skiing season through well into early April. [...]

24 01, 2017

Cycling the Shimanami Kaido

Shimanami-Kaido (Shimanami Sea Route) is a collective name of the 60 km (37 mile) motor highway over the Seto Inland Sea which connects Imabari City, Ehime Prefecture, and Onomichi City , Hiroshima Prefecture, and six islands in between. The completion of the route has made Ehime more easily accessible from major cities in Honshu. “Shimanami-Kaido” often refers the whole area [...]

10 01, 2017

Japan Alps & Beyond Tour – information now posted online

Want to experience the Japan less-travelled? Japan Holidays' Japan Alps & Beyond Tour offers 8 days seeing a side of Japan that most visitors to this fascinating country don't experience. Starting with a bullet train journey from Tokyo to the Japan Alps, this tour offers a number of highlights including: a chance to see Japan's famous Snow Monkeys at Yudanaka [...]

27 10, 2016

Rugby World Cup 2019 Japan – let Japan Holidays take you there

The Rugby World Cup is the pinnacle of the sport, bringing nations of the world together in union to compete and eventually crown another world champion. In 2019, Japan plays host to this monumental event. Whether you’re a fan of the All Blacks, the Wallabies or even of the mighty Cherry Blossoms themselves, the rugby world cup provides a perfect [...]