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|||Concierge.com: Destination Japan | English|
Overview of Japan, articles, and travel deals
(Hits: 1,222 Listed: 04/06/2004)
|||Essential Japan Guide | English|
Japan travel destinations and sightseeing spots, Japanese food and dining, Japanese traditional and pop culture, cool Japanese stuff, etc.
(Hits: 43 Listed: 12/16/2011)
|||Japan Tourist | English|
Crowdsourced website for tourist information in Japan. Expert reviews, online discussions, writer rewards from network partners. Published by Metropolis magazine and populated by more than 900 registered contributors, the Japan Tourist website has produced an average of 10 Japan-focused travel articles each day during its first year. Also available in Chinese and Japanese.
(Hits: 7 Listed: 01/08/2013)
|||Japanese culture - A Primer for Newcomers | English|
Descriptions of several major Japanese cultural traits such as uchi-soto, the gaijin complex, honne and tatemae, amae, tate shakei, nihnjin ron, etc. Individually maintained, part of the Japan FAQ.
(Hits: 1,210 Listed: 08/30/2002)
|||Japanese Lifestyle | English|
Extensive site for travelers to Japan. Hotel and transportation guides to cities and regions. Maps, airport info, activities, destination highlights, background info on culture and history, more.
(Hits: 1,224 Listed: 11/29/2005)
|||jhelp.com | English | Japanese|
Non-government, non-profit organization dedicated to assisting the international community in Japan. Japan Helpline offers nationwide emergency assistance service 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
(Hits: 1,231 Listed: 10/16/2002)
|||MapFan Web | Japanese|
Clickable maps of Japan covering all prefectures (highest zoom 1/1562). Search by address, train station name, and postal code available. "Spot Search" looks for facilities in different genres (shops, hotels, restaurants, hospitals, etc.).
(Hits: 1,209 Listed: 08/18/2003)
|||Quirky Japan Homepage | English|
Non-mainstream travel guide with topics on budget travelling in Japan, info on second hand shops, festivals and holidays, museums, food, -cool places that no one ever visits- etc. Individually maintained.
(Hits: 1,224 Listed: 06/16/2002)
|||The Japan FAQ: Know Before You Go | English|
Individually maintained, comprehensive site on general questions and answers for short and long-term travelers to Japan. Information on immigration and visa procedures, accommodations, banking, mail, transportation, etc.
(Hits: 1,235 Listed: 04/12/2002)
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