Discount Air Tickets for Japan While regular airfares by conventional airlines remain relatively high on domestic routes, an increasing competition by discount airlines and a wide array of discount offers have made domestic air travel in Japan very attractive and competitive in recent years. In fact, there are so many discount plans, that only very few travelers are ever paying regular fares. Special fares and air passes for foreign visitors JAL (and oneworld) and ANA (and Star Alliance) each offer special fares and air passes for exclusive use by foreign visitors to Japan, which enable holders to fly anywhere within Japan for somewhat over 10,000 yen per flight (also referred to as "sector"). This is a very competitive price on many domestic routes, especially on longer flights, such as flights from Tokyo to Kyushu, Okinawa or Hokkaido. Like the Japan Rail Pass, some of the air passes have to be purchased outside of Japan and before you leave for Japan.
View topic - Ryoma Den Eng Subtitles (Ep1-40)* & Translation (Ep1-40) Thanks to the wonderful wonderful Luna14 for putting the subtitles together!!! Season 4: Ryoma the Hope Episode 39 subtitles - all versions (20.02.11) Episode 40 subtitles - all versions (28.04.11) Episode 41 subtitles - all versions (16.07.11) Episode 42 subtitles - all versions (26.11.11) Episode 43 subtitles - all versions (17.02.12) Episode 44 subtitles - all versions (07.06.12) Season 3: Ryoma the Navigator Top 10 hotels in Rome 1. Small 'n' central: Teatropace 33 Navigate down a narrow street past rows of small furniture makers and duck into the Teatropace 33, where the first thing that hits you is the massive 17th-century spiral stone staircase in this former cardinal's house. Wood and stone floors combine with enormously high, beamed ceilings to give a solid, comfortable feel in the double rooms, while the top floor suite has its own private roof terrace. The winding neighbourhood streets open up into Piazza Navona yards away, but do not miss Lo Zozzone next door, the legendary sandwich bar where Romans fill up on mortadella slices in warm pizza bread. · Double room: €150 to €240 (£108 to £173) depending on season
Hakodate Wikitravel Hakodate (函館)  is a large city in southern Hokkaidō, Japan. Understand Hakodate is in the north of Japan, and is the largest city in southern Hokkaidō. Baths of Kurokawa's enchanted forest Kyushu was until quite recently somewhat overlooked as a tourist destination, a Cinderella to the more obvious attractions of the main island with its celebrated temples, castles and samurai towns. But people are beginning to travel farther afield: enthusiasts come here in search of the Imari and Arita pottery the area is famous for, while the more energetic strike out cross-country hiking, cycling and climbing. True hedonists head for the small villages where rotenburo, open-air, natural hot spring pools bubble from the volcanic earth, drawing visitors from all over Japan and increasingly from abroad. The geology that produces such dramatic beauty of landscape can from time to time show its destructive force, as we saw last year.
The Best Time To Book A Plane Ticket, According To New Study Finally, there’s a scientific answer to that magic number of days before a flight when tickets are at their cheapest. The answer? Are you ready? When do the cherry blossoms bloom? When do they bloom? The most important factor in determining the blooming time of cherry trees is the geographical location. Generally, the milder the climate, the earlier the blossoms open. The Japan Times This document was sent out several years ago after the government discovered that it had lost the pension payment records of 50 million people. The document would be used to help locate those records. The program was expensive, but very few people responded. The Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare has announced that starting in April it will “take action” to increase the “collection rate” of national pension premiums, specifically those for kokumin nenkin, the obligatory pension plan for the self-employed and those who otherwise don’t belong to the company-supported kosei nenkin pension system.
Patrick's Roadhouse Seeing Stars: Where the Stars Dine.. 106 Entrada Drive (just above Pacific Coast Highway), Santa Monica, CA. / (310) 459-4544 Patrick's Roadhouse isn't well-known to the general public, but it has been a personal favorite of the stars for years. Located in a bright green shack just above Pacific Coast Highway, on the route to Malibu,
Too late for cherry blossoms in Tokyo? - where to see cherry blossoms When Japan's weather services issued their first cherry blossom forecasts back in the cold days of January and February, most of them predicted the season in Tokyo to peak in early April. However, temperatures in March rose far above average in most regions of Japan and especially so in the Tokyo region, taking the weather services by surprise and resulting in a record-breaking early cherry blossom season in the capital this year. Due to the discrepancy between the initial cherry blossom forecasts and the actual blooming dates, many foreign tourists who booked their trips to Tokyo for early April, are now arriving too late for the peak of the season. In order to help such tourists, we created this guide on how to see some cherry blossoms even when most of Tokyo's petals have fallen already. Option 1 - Take a side trip The cherry blossoms in many nearby cities north of Tokyo typically bloom 3-7 days later than those in Tokyo.
Genbi Shinkansen: The World’s Fastest Moving Museum all photos courtesy Cedric Riveau When you walk out of a museum you’re usually in the same place where you walked in. But not with the Genbi Shinkansen. The new bullet train, which began operating just 2 weeks ago, is the world’s fastest-moving museum and will transport you from Niigata to Echigo Yuzawa in under an hour. It’s just enough time to take in artwork and installations throughout the train cars by 8 different artists.