Japan is ready to allow the cruise business to resume, but is requiring fairly strict anti-Covid protocols as others loosen them.
JR East railroad is offering enthusiasts of Japan and railroading an opportunity to drive their own trains
Japan re-opens a bit further, but is still far short of its goal for revival
Japanese and Dutch rail operators are using actual simulators to give the experience of learning to drive a train.
While others are enhancing kiosks and adding more, a Japanese airline is going all out for app-based check-in
H.I.S. turns to farming after pandemic-era losses, and will also operate farm experience tours.
An excursion for dogs and their people will run on chartered bullet trains.
Japan Railways is offering a set of binders with admission tickets for each of the stations in Japan.
A Japanese luxury train with impeccable interiors and the mindset of a cruise ship will soon launch in Kyushu.
A centuries-old 1200km Buddhist pilgrimage is being made available online to those who are not able to take part in person
An unusual 'accommodation bookshop' combines the best features of a bookstore with a bed and breakfast.
An amazing bargain: a downtown Tokyo hotel room for less than $14 a night...except for the missing amenity.
Thrill-and-view seekers now have another choice for viewing Japan's iconic tallest mountain.
A tiny apartment in Tokyo, designed as a promotion for Ikea's furniture, may herald a new source of Airbnb spaces as well.
A novel use for idle buses in a Japanese city.