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ANA to remove self-check-in machines at domestic airports next year

May 24, 2022 - 21:52
All Nippon Airways Co. said Tuesday the Japanese airline will remove self-check-in machines for domestic flights at 51 domestic airports from April next year as most passengers can complete their pre-flight procedures via a smartphone app. (Kyodo)
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Japan tops ranking of tourism destinations

May 24, 2022 - 19:51
Japan has topped a global ranking of tourism destinations. It's been recognized for its natural and cultural resources, public transportation, and hygiene. (NHK)
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Asakusa Shrine Sanja Matsuri 2022

May 22, 2022 - 22:54
Sanja Matsuri is an annual festival (the biggest festival of the year) held at Asakusa Shrine. The festival is held on the third Saturday in May, and this year it was held from the 20th to the 22nd of May. (Motion Travel)
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Solo Hiking Japan Northern Alps KAMIKOCHI, Beautiful Valley in Nagano

May 22, 2022 - 16:00
Hida Mountains are Japanese mountain range and also called Northern Alps. ( Kuga's Travel)
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Tokyo Skytree marks 10 years as symbol of capital's skyline

May 22, 2022 - 15:55
Cityscape-defining Tokyo Skytree, Japan's tallest structure, on Sunday marked the 10th anniversary of its opening to the general public and becoming a symbol of the country's pre-pandemic tourism boom. (Kyodo)
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Inside Japan’s Most Expensive Treehouse: Million Dollar Hideaway

May 22, 2022 - 05:26
Chris from @Abroad in Japan and Alex from Tokyo Portfolio bring you the exclusive look at one of Japan's most special glamping experiences -- a luxury treehouse! (Tokyo Portfolio)
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Dogs enjoy day-trip on Japan's bullet train

May 22, 2022 - 05:09
The first-ever 'doggy holiday' service was run by Japan Railways which included Pomeranians, a terrier and a pointy-eared, cheerful-looking Shiba Inu. (WION)
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Tokyo’s massive Bicqlo Shinjuku to close this June

May 20, 2022 - 17:26
Walk around Shinjuku, and you’re bound to run into the massive behemoth that is Bicqlo, the mashup of two of Japan’s largest retail giants: Bic Camera and Uniqlo. (
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Japan to double limit on foreign arrivals from next month

May 20, 2022 - 17:04
Japan will next month double its limit on foreign arrivals to 20,000 a day, the top government spokesperson said on Friday. (
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This is Japan's Pizza Vending Machine

May 19, 2022 - 11:15
I just came across a pizza vending machine in Japan. The pizza actually looks really good so I want to try and order a couple things from it and bring it home to just see what vending machine pizza is like. (akidearest)
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Seafood Izakaya run by Sushiro, a conveyor belt sushi restaurant!

May 19, 2022 - 03:22
The izakaya introduced in this video is Sugidama, an izakaya run by Sushiro, a conveyor belt sushi restaurant. (SAMURAI JUNJIRO Channel)
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Japan plans to end self-isolation for visitors from low positive rate areas

May 18, 2022 - 23:59
NHK has learned that Japan's government plans to ease quarantine steps for people arriving in Japan, depending on positive rates for the coronavirus. (NHK)
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Across Japan by Bullet Train | Two-Day Shinkansen Travel

May 17, 2022 - 13:54
I traveled across Japan by bullet train from Hokkaido to Kagoshima in two days. (Solo Travel Japan)
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Eating Traditional Buddhist Food and Staying Overnight in a Japanese Temple

May 17, 2022 - 13:52
Out of the bustling city and into the wilderness of Wakayama Prefecture, Shizuka experiences a day in the life of a Japanese Buddhist monk. (Japan by Food)
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Singapore, Thailand, U.S., Australia included in trial letting in small groups ahead of easing in June

May 17, 2022 - 12:54
The Japanese government will begin a trial project this month on accepting fully vaccinated inbound tourists, the Japan Tourism Agency said on Tuesday, ahead of its broader easing of COVID-19 border control measures slated for June. (Nikkei)
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Inside Tokyo's Insane $36,000 Private Hotel Room

May 16, 2022 - 13:11
Tokyo's luxurious accommodation knows no limits. This time we go inside a private members club with a $39,000 fee, where members are rewarded with the ultimate luxury escape. (Abroad in Japan)
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Japan looks to waive airport COVID tests for vaccinated travelers

May 12, 2022 - 12:50
The Japanese government is considering exempting certain inbound travelers from the COVID-19 test now required at ports of entry, starting as early as June, Nikkei has learned. (Nikkei)
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Japan is set to open its doors in June, but some locals aren’t happy about it

May 11, 2022 - 18:39
As countries across Asia reopen to international travelers, Japan — one of the continent’s most popular destinations — remains firmly closed. (
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Govt. mulling raising cap on daily arrivals to 20,000

May 11, 2022 - 18:28
Japan's government is considering raising the cap on new arrivals per day from the current 10,000 to 20,000, starting next month. (NHK)
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Holiday destinations that will enrich your life

May 11, 2022 - 00:15
When was the last time you had a life-changing experience? You've spent the last years of your life stuck at home, urging to get out and travel, but were unable to because of the pandemic. (
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