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9 hrs ago | The Independent

Ryokan revolution: Once resting places for travelling samurai,...

It's a familiar experience: the baggage carousel, the jetlag-induced microsleeps in the back of the taxi and the realisation that you haven't got any local currency to tip the bellboy.

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13 hrs ago | Asia News Network

More Malaysians holidaying in Japan

More locals are choosing Japan for international holidays, with Malaysian tourist arrivals to the Land of The Rising Son hitting a record high for the first half of the year.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

SciFi Japan

TV #24: Tokyo Toy Shopping /c 24e a ae ac e2 a a a a

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

Hotel Online

April 2015 Opening Set for the 970-room Hotel Gracery Shinjuku in Tokyo, Japan

Leading Japanese hospitality company Fujita Kanko Inc. announced it is now accepting reservations for a new Hotel Gracery, opening in April 2015 in Kabukicho, Tokyo's entertainment and nightlife hub, located in the Shinjuku area.

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China Daily

Hostile books fill shelves in Japan

Books and publications carrying disparaging content about South Korea and China have been growing in popularity in Japan to the point that some bookstores even have a dedicated corner for such xenophobic material.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

Jaunted

Tokyo: Traveling to Tokyo? Try the Donuts.

From crullers and jam-filled, to cake and long johns, there's little doubt that Japan has a bit of a crush on donuts .

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TheCourier.com

Teachersa trip will benefit studentsPosted on Mon. Aug 18th, 2014

KELLY WOHLGAMUTH, a fifth-grade teacher at Wilson Vance Intermediate School, plays with children at a school in Japan.

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Sun Aug 17, 2014

Korea Herald

Kim Hyun-joong woos Chinese fans

Singer Kim Hyun-joong proved his popularity in China during his world tour concert on Saturday.

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Sat Aug 16, 2014

TrekEarth

Hidden temple

' Kyoto - Arashiyama - Hidden temple ' This picture is taken in Arashiyama on the outskirts of Kyoto.

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SciFi Japan

Space Battleship Yamato 2199 Partners with Japan Sankei

Space Battleship Yamato and Japan Sankei Tourist Association are collaborating on a series of 40th anniversary events.

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Fri Aug 15, 2014

Big News Network.com

Japanese PM breaks routine opts out of controversial shrine visit

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The Independent

Travel agenda: From tea ceremonies in Japan to pampering in the Algarve

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Los Angeles Times

As Japan marks WWII surrender, Abe avoids controversial shrine

People release white doves during a ceremony at Tokyo's Yasukuni shrine to honor the war dead as Japan marks the 69th anniversary of its surrender in World War II.

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Thu Aug 14, 2014

AlertNet

Japanese cabinet ministers visit shrine to war dead on anniversary...

Japanese cabinet ministers paid their respects on Friday at a Tokyo shrine to war dead seen as a symbol of Japan's past militarism, a move likely to anger Asian neighbours and put at risk attempts to improve regional ties.

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Tue Aug 12, 2014

Insurance Journal West

Typhoon Halong Inundates Japan: AIR Analysis

Catastrophe modeling firm AIR Worldwide's report on former Typhoon Halong notes that it was downgraded to a tropical storm before making its first landfall in Japan on Shikoku Island at approximately 6 a.m. Japan Standard Time , 15:00 UTC on Sunday, August 10. "Halong then tracked northward, crossed the Seto Inland Sea and made a second landfall on ... (more)

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Mon Aug 11, 2014

Channelnewsasia.com

Chinese group appeals to Japan's emperor over artefact

The China Federation of Demanding Compensation from Japan has sent a letter to Japan's Emperor Akihito and the Japanese government, demanding that a 1,300 year-old stele taken from China over a century ago be returned.

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The Japan Times

As olive branch to China, Abe expected to skip Yasukuni visit on surrender anniversary

Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is expected to refrain from visiting war-related Yasukuni Shrine on Friday, the 69th anniversary of Japan's surrender in World War II, informed sources said.

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The Washington Post

In Japan, ramen aficionados fear for their favorite dish

The cold sour plum-infused noodles he ate on a recent Monday at Soranoiro, a trendy ramen joint in central Tokyo, constituted bowl No.

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The China Post

Ex-President Lee to make Japan trip this September

Former President Lee Teng-hui will travel to Japan in September for a six-day visit, his office said yesterday.

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Switched

A Seoulful Trip - Seoul, New Years 2013

When you land at Seoul Incheon Airport you quickly think one of a couple thoughts.

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