Japan Tourism News

Best Western Tokyo Nishikasai Grande to open in April

Best Western Tokyo Nishikasai Grande to open in April

2 days ago Hotel News

Best Western Hotels & Resorts will soon offer travellers to Tokyo another place to stay, with the opening of Best Western Tokyo Nishikasai Grande on April 1st. Nestled between Tokyo Disneyland and the central districts of Marunouchi and Ginza, Best Western Tokyo Nishikasai Grande is perfectly positioned for both business and leisure travellers, and its array of state-of-the-art amenities will make every stay a pleasure.

Japan prepares to host Routes Asia for first time

Japan prepares to host Routes Asia for first time

15th Mar 2017 Press Release Airline News Travel Events News

Okinawa will host the first Japanese Routes Asia air service development forum this weekend, with the event designed to boost international transport connections. Now in its 15th year, Routes Asia brings together airlines, airports, tourism authorities and governments to plan new flights and increase existing services.

Emirates to resume A380 services to Narita, Japan

Emirates to resume A380 services to Narita, Japan

5th Jan 2017 Airline News

Emirates will resume its flagship A380 service between Dubai and Narita from March 26th, 2017. This follows the airline’s recent A380 deployment to Moscow, and will take place after the upcoming launch of A380 services to Johannesburg.

Wire & Wireless offers free Wi-Fi to visitors to Japan

Wire & Wireless offers free Wi-Fi to visitors to Japan

29th Dec 2016

With the recent sudden influx of visitors to Japan, there has been also a rise in complaints about the lack of free Wi-Fi hotspots. In an effort to solve this problem, a Japanese telecommunications company, Wire & Wireless, introduced a free Wi-Fi connection app two years ago, called Travel Japan Wi-Fi, for tourists to Japan, while the app is free of charge.

Four Seasons Hotel Kyoto opens to guests

Four Seasons Hotel Kyoto opens to guests

15th Oct 2016 Hotel News

In the shadow of Higashiyama Mountain in the temple district of Japan’s ancient capital, a modern oasis of serenity and style opens the doors to a city that is both beautiful and mysterious, breath-taking and inspiring. This is Four Seasons Hotel Kyoto, secluded amid a five acre 12th century pond garden, yet just moments from key centres of business, culture, history and natural wonders.

Finnair adds Asia capacity with new departures to Tokyo and Hong Kong

Finnair adds Asia capacity with new departures to Tokyo and Hong Kong

13th Oct 2016 Airline News Tourism News

Finnair continues to grow its Asian traffic, and has announced it will add capacity and frequencies to the Tokyo and Hong Kong routes with the A350 for the summer 2017 season. Finnair will increase its current flight schedule between Helsinki and Tokyo with four additional weekly flights to Narita airport. Finnair currently operates daily to Narita with the A330.

Hawaiian Airlines to operate daytime Tokyo flights

Hawaiian Airlines to operate daytime Tokyo flights

22nd Jul 2016 Airline News Tourism News

Hawaiian Airlines has received tentative approval from the US department of transportation to shift its current daily flight between Honolulu and Tokyo’s Haneda International Airport into a coveted daytime schedule. The new flights will begin on October 29th, 2016. The tentative award follows a DOT ruling in May granting Hawaiian a night-time slot pair to provide daily service between Haneda and Kona three times weekly and Haneda and Honolulu four times weekly.

Hong Kong Airlines launches new route to Narita Airport, Tokyo

Hong Kong Airlines launches new route to Narita Airport, Tokyo

8th Jul 2016 Airline News Tourism News

Hong Kong Airlines, the internationally acclaimed full-service airline, has celebrated its daily direct service to Narita Airport in Tokyo, Japan. The new service further strengthens the airline’s network in Japan. To mark the official launch of this route, Hong Kong Airlines held grand celebrations at both Hong Kong International Airport and Narita International Airport.

Hong Kong Airlines to launch daily Osaka service from July

Hong Kong Airlines to launch daily Osaka service from July

2nd Jun 2016 Airline News Tourism News

Commencing on July 15th, Hong Kong Airlines, an internationally-acclaimed full-service airline, will launch daily service between Hong Kong and Kansai Airport in Osaka, Japan. This new destination will further strengthen the airline’s network in Asia-Pacific, and provide travellers who love this modern and traditional all-in-one city with more travel options.