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What's new in Japan?
Friday, 28 December 2012
2013 Calendar
Topic: Traveling

Update of 2013 calendar

I put the new calendar of 2013 in my homepage.
There are many national holidays in Japan.
Travelers should be aware of these holidays.

2013

January 1    : New Year's Day (National Holiday) January 14   : Coming of Age Day (National Holiday) February 11  : National Foundation Day (National Holiday) March 20     : Vernal Equinox Day (National Holiday) April 29     : Green Day (National Holiday) May 3        : Constitution Day (National Holiday) May 4       : People's Day May 5        : Children's Day (National Holiday) July 15      : Ocean's Day (National Holiday) September 16 : Respect-for-Aged Day (National Holiday) September 23 : Autumnal Equinox Day (National Holiday) October  14    : Health-Sports Day (National Holiday) November 3   : Culture Day (National Holiday) November 23  : Labor Thanksgiving Day (National Holiday) December 23  : Emperor's Birthday (National Holiday) 
 May 6, and NOv. 4 are off-day in 2013.




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Posted by kanaday at 9:37 PM JST
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Sunday, 1 July 2007
Mt Fuji Climbing
Mood:  bright
Topic: Traveling

Mt. Fuji Climbing

It becomes available to climb Mt. Fuji from Yamanashi prefecture on July 1
The roads from Shizuoka prefecture to the peak is not fully opened yet because of snow.

Please check the agency if you have an interest to climb Mt.Fuji in July.



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Posted by kanaday at 10:51 PM KDT
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Sunday, 24 June 2007
Climbing Mt. Fuji
Mood:  sad
Topic: Traveling

Climbing Mt. Fuji?

It is supposed to open the climbing Mt Fuji. on July 1
But this year is different. There are too much snow on it therefore it is decided stop climbing to Mt Fuji on the day.
There are four roots to climb Mt. Fuji from Shizuoka and Yamanashi prefecture.
The agencies of both prefectures judged all four roots can't be opened on July 1.
If you have a plan to climb Mt. Fuji early in July, please check it before planing.

News article
http://mdn.mainichi-msn.co.jp/national/news/20070622p2a00m0na018000c.html

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Posted by kanaday at 10:11 PM KDT
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Wednesday, 31 August 2005
Go back to School
Mood:  happy
Topic: Traveling

Go back to School

It is the end of the summer vacation of schools in Japan.
So it becomes good season for visitors to visit Japan.
Sightseeing spots are much less people.
Summer is almost finished and temperature becomes comfortable level.

Come to Japan and enjoy!!




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Posted by kanaday at 10:42 PM KDT
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Friday, 22 July 2005
School break
Topic: Traveling

School break

School break started from July 21.and ends August 31.
So all sightseeing spots are full of Japanese families.
Especially, Tokyo Disney land, Universal studio, Expo 05 in Aichi.
If you are planing to Japan with your family this period,

  • Early bird
  • Not popular place
  • Have patient for a long line






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Posted by kanaday at 10:51 PM KDT
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Sunday, 13 February 2005
"Most Useful / Most Useless travel tips in Japan" updated
Mood:  happy
Topic: Traveling

"MUMU travel tips in Japan" updated

My home page is updated.

www.kanaday.com

Please vivir my site also.



Posted by kanaday at 9:05 PM JST
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Sunday, 30 May 2004
New signs
Mood:  bright
Topic: Traveling

New Sign


New signs are getting popular in Japan.
It used to be on in English.

As you can see Korean and Chinese on the sign.
"Yokoso Japan" makes this changes.




We hope this becomes more popular in Japan and in other languages.


Posted by kanaday at 10:50 PM KDT
Updated: Sunday, 1 August 2004 6:26 PM KDT
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Saturday, 22 May 2004
Reservation hotels in Japan
Mood:  cool
Topic: Traveling

Japan Hotel & Ryokan Reservation

This site is operated by Nihon Travel Agency Co Ltd.
You can make a reservation of hotels and Ryokans in Japan on-line.
Currently it has only Japanese and English but Chinese and Korean will be available in future.
Around 260 facilities are registered in Japan.

.
http://www.tabiplaza.net/japanhotels/index


If you need the explanation of Ryokan, please click the following URL.

http://www.kanaday.com/information.html


Posted by kanaday at 11:15 PM KDT
Updated: Saturday, 22 May 2004 11:31 PM KDT
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Tuesday, 18 May 2004
Room key in a hotel
Mood:  not sure
Topic: Traveling
The room key in a hotel is not always auto-lock.
You had better to check whether the door is locked when you leave your room.
Some of inexpensive country inn don't have a lock to the door.
It seems to be a idyllic and safe place.

Posted by kanaday at 11:52 PM KDT
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Saturday, 15 May 2004
The 2005 World Exposition in Japan
Mood:  happy
Topic: Traveling

The World Exposition,
Aichi, Japan will be held in Japan.
Exposition duration is March 25 through September 25 in 2005.

Main concept of this exposition is "Love and Environmental earth."
http://www.expo2005.or.jp/
Only 314 days before opening.

This would be a good chance to visit & enjoy Japan.


Posted by kanaday at 10:08 PM KDT
Updated: Saturday, 15 May 2004 10:18 PM KDT
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Tuesday, 11 May 2004
Golden week ended finally
Mood:  sad
Topic: Traveling
The Golden week ended finally.
Police office estimated 57 million people enjoyed some of entertainment, sightseeing, seeing festival.

One of the biggest event was "Hakata Dontaku Festival".
Around 2 million people got together to see the Festival.

Absolutely it is not good season to visit Japan on business.


Posted by kanaday at 12:44 AM KDT
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