East Japan Railways (JR East) has announced the formation of JRE Robotics Station, which will design robots to assist travelers and catch criminals in its stations. Read More here.
Across Japan, many celebrate Tanabata which starts around July 7th each year by writing their wishes on colorful pieces of paper and hanging them on bamboo tree branches. The festival […]
“Though no Japanese were reportedly injured in the attack, Kyoko Ishizawa, a spokeswoman for Ryugaku Journal Inc., which advises students on studying abroad, said it will explain the situation to […]
The latest addition to Japan’s expanding luxury capsule hotel market landed in an exclusive location on April 17, when First Cabin Kyobashi opened only a five-minute walk from Tokyo Station. […]
Friendship Force International is looking for Atlanta area high school students to join in the 2017 Global Youth Program to Japan. The group will travel to Tokyo, Fukuyama, and Hiroshima […]
A tourist train with a modern Japanese twist showed onlookers what it’s got as it took a test ride through the magnificent Shikoku mountains on March 23. Shikoku Railway Co.’s […]
If Japan is on your bucket list, there’s at least a strong chance that you’re thinking of going during cherry blossom season. At least that’s what Lesa Clarkson, the Japan […]