[Kyoto ]If you want to get around on time, the train is the way to go! Summary of trains and train lines in KyotoKyoto is not only a tourist destination, but also a large city with a population of 1.5 million people. There are various train lines running through the city, including subways and private railways from Osaka, Kobe, Nara, and other cities. By using these trains, you can enjoy Kyoto to the fullest when you visit the city as a tourist. In this article, we will introduce some recommendations for fully enjoying sightseeing in Kyoto by train.
2022-08-25 Management office
With 1,300 years of history, the city of Kyoto has attracted many people from the past to the present. The key to touring the city of Kyoto is to take advantage of the buses that run in all directions from the center of the city to the suburbs. However, many people often shy away from using buses when visiting a city for sightseeing because of the hurdle involved. This article introduces the bus situation in Kyoto by bus company and area so that such people can make good use of the buses in Kyoto. First, we will explain the characteristics of each company. There are four major bus companies that serve the central area of Kyoto City. The other companies are excluded from this article because they operate routes that are rarely used for sightseeing.
2022-08-18 Management office
The best way to choose a course for your trip to Osaka! Here are the must-see sightseeing spots by area in an easy-to-understand format. From classic spots to shopping information, we have compiled useful information essential for your trip to Osaka.
2022-07-12 Management office
This hands-on activity highlights the appealing ingredients of Hiroshima Prefecture! A field is transformed into a restaurant, where fresh ingredients are prepared on the spot by a chef. Come experience the richness of nature and rediscover the charm of the region. Families, couples, and friends of all ages can enjoy this event.
2022-07-07 Management office
We are looking for people from all walks of life to represent and enjoy Hiroshima to its fullest! Come join our HIT Hiroshima Tourism Ambassadors and share your love for Hiroshima with many others!
2021-10-12 Management office
As the summer heat fades away, the pleasantly mild autumn season has arrived. In Japan autumn is perceived as the season of excellent cuisine, reading, and sports, but it is also seen as the best season for travel. With the Covid pandemic raging on, outdoor activities and nature walks are becoming more and more popular as ways to relax and refresh yourself. Due to its location and rich nature, surrounded by mountains and facing the Seto Inland Sea, Hiroshima is gaining popularity as a travel destination. Especially in the fall season, there are many spots where you can enjoy viewing the autumn leaves. This special feature will introduce you to some of the wonderful experiences in Hiroshima for you to enjoy.
2021-09-22 Management office
Introducing convenient and economical e-tickets that offer free admission to more than 25 popular tourist spots in Osaka with a single QR code.
2021-07-21 Management office
【広島】2021 Edition: Hiroshima - an absolute must this summer! Mountains, rivers or seas, we bring you our top 5 outdoor activities to enjoy!The rainy season has finally ended and it’s time to enjoy the summer. How will you spend your summer vacation this year? We believe it is not an overstatement to say that most of us are worn out and tired both physically and mentally due to the constant lockdowns and isolations. We could all use a bit of a break and refresh a bit in the majestic outdoors. For all those who feel like that we bring a special feature focusing on must-go places in Hiroshima, where you can do just that! Hiroshima is most famous for its two World Heritage sites, the Atomic Dome and Itsukushima Shrine. But there is much more to the city, with just a few steps you can find yourself out of the bustling city and in the grand nature that surrounds it. Outdoor activities that let you relax and unwind are becoming extremely popular and in this special feature we would like to introduce you to our pick of top 5 outdoor activities in and around Hiroshima.
2021-07-12 Management office
【Osaka】Special feature: Activities that you can enjoy in summer despite Covid-19! Have a blast on either the sea or rivers of Osaka with the SUP (Stand Up Paddle) Experience or SUP Yoga Experience!Recently it’s getting warmer and warmer - an undeniable sign that summer is coming. This marks the second summer since the outbreak of the Covid-19 virus. Before the outbreak we would be considering what country to go to for our summer holidays at this point, but with the pandemic our eyes turn naturally to travel within Japan. For ages Osaka has been one of the top go-to spots for domestic tourism, whether for the theme parks and entertainment, or for the incredible food. However nowadays there are more and more people who seek out activities that they can enjoy whilst avoiding crowded places. That’s where the SUP (Stand Up Paddle) comes in. Popular on its own even before the pandemic, the boards are really easy to ride making the experience an excellent choice for all age ranges. In the following article we would like to introduce to you the 3 top SUP activities in Osaka that you can enjoy even amidst the pandemic.
2021-06-16 Management office
In this article we would like to introduce you to the top 5 activities in Osaka that even the youngest travelers can enjoy to the fullest! We have prepared a range of indoor activities like workshops not just for the rainy day, but also amazing and fun outdoor activities out in the nature. These are our top picks for an unforgettable day with the family and we hope they will come in handy on your visit to Osaka!
2021-05-10 Management office
Osaka is known as the “Kitchen of the Emperor” and renowned for excellent food it offer a lot of everybody, whether young or old, families, groups, or single travelers. But it’s not famous just for food, but also for its close ties to water as a transportation and maritime hub. In this special edition we will introduce you to a very particular activity typical for Osaka - cruising.
2021-02-25 Management office