Breaking Travel News

Japan News

FAUCHON L’Hotel Kyoto Debuts Sake Immersion Experience

FAUCHON L’Hotel Kyoto Debuts Sake Immersion Experience

20 January 2024 Press Release Hotel News Travel Events News

To offer guests the opportunity to enjoy an authentic Japanese cultural experience, Fauchon L’Hotel Kyoto is launching a sake immersion experience. Created in partnership with Tsuki no Katsura, a 350-year-old sake brewery in Fushimi, Kyoto, the special package provides a look into the history and taste of Japan’s iconic fermented rice wine while savoring the five-star luxury of Japan’s first Gourmet hotel.

Alastair McAlpine Appointed General Manager of Four Seasons Hotel Osaka

Alastair McAlpine Appointed General Manager of Four Seasons Hotel Osaka

1 January 2024 Press Release Hotel News

Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts has appointed Alastair McAlpine as the General Manager of Four Seasons Hotel Osaka, set to open in August 2024. With over 30 years of luxury hospitality experience and a history with the Four Seasons brand, Alastair aims to introduce the brand’s magic to the vibrant city of Osaka, which is becoming a sought-after travel destination.

MANDARIN ORIENTAL ANNOUNCES SECOND JAPANESE LOCATION WITH A TRIO OF NEW RESORTS AROUND SETOUCHI

MANDARIN ORIENTAL ANNOUNCES SECOND JAPANESE LOCATION WITH A TRIO OF NEW RESORTS AROUND SETOUCHI

19 December 2023 Press Release Hotel News

Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group has announced the development of three distinctive boutique properties in Japan, branded as Mandarin Oriental, Setouchi, strategically located around the picturesque Seto Inland Sea. Set to launch between 2027 and 2030, the three resorts, crafted by the finest Japanese artisans, often using centuries-old techniques, are set to represent a new benchmark in luxury hospitality while honouring the region’s remarkable traditions and history.

EDITION LAUNCHES ITS SECOND ACT IN TOKYO WITH THE TOKYO EDITION, GINZA

EDITION LAUNCHES ITS SECOND ACT IN TOKYO WITH THE TOKYO EDITION, GINZA

13 December 2023 Press Release Hotel News

On a tree-lined street in the heart of Ginza, a new Tokyo icon opens its doors. For the second act of EDITION in Tokyo, the brand and its creator Ian Schrager have once again joined forces with renowned Japanese architect Kengo Kuma on The Tokyo EDITION, Ginza, which is set to become the social nexus of Tokyo’s most dazzling district.

Cherry Blossoms and Culinary Delights: Spring Train Journeys in Tohoku

Cherry Blossoms and Culinary Delights: Spring Train Journeys in Tohoku

28 November 2023 Press Release Rail & Coach News

Start your Aomori journey with the enchanting Hirosaki Cherry Blossom Festival, where the town is bathed in delicate pink blooms. Hirosaki Park takes centre stage in this magnificent spectacle, celebrated each year from mid-April to mid-May 5th, showcasing a breathtaking display of 2,600 cherry trees gracefully encircling Hirosaki Castle, all set against the picturesque backdrop of a meandering moat.

New ski-hotel Niseko Kyo brings ski-in ski-out luxury to Niseko, Hirafu

New ski-hotel Niseko Kyo brings ski-in ski-out luxury to Niseko, Hirafu

24 November 2023 Focus

New luxury ski hotel Niseko Kyo hosted its official ribbon cutting and opening ceremony on Friday 20th of October ahead of the launch for guests on November 30th - ready for Niseko’s 2023/34 season. The ceremony was attended by regional Mayor Kazushi Monji, renowned owner Datuk Seri Robert Tan and representatives of the architectural firm H2 Planning and builder Iwata Chizaki.

AirJapan Announces New Narita-Incheon Route for 2024

AirJapan Announces New Narita-Incheon Route for 2024

18 November 2023 Press Release Airline News

AirJapan, the new medium-haul international airline brand under ANA HOLDINGS INC., has revealed plans to launch a service on the Narita-Incheon route, connecting Tokyo Narita International Airport and Incheon International Airport in South Korea, starting on February 22, 2024.

ANA Marks 25 Years of Connecting Japan and Honolulu, Expands Services

ANA Marks 25 Years of Connecting Japan and Honolulu, Expands Services

21 October 2023 Press Release Airline News Tourism News

All Nippon Airways (ANA), Japan’s largest 5-Star airline for ten consecutive years, is celebrating in October its 25-year legacy of facilitating connections between travelers and the vibrant destinations of Japan and Honolulu. Since its inaugural flight in 1998, ANA has proudly served millions of passengers on thousands of flights along this route.