Opodo travel news

Japan

31 Dec 2010
Kyoto mixes old with new
The city of Kyoto is a must visit on a trip to Japan and boasts "graceful geishas and towering temples", it has been noted.Wr...
14 Dec 2010
Travellers 'exploring more of Japan'
Travellers visiting Japan are becoming increasingly adventurous and seeking out some of the diverse experiences on offer across the cou...
19 Oct 2010
Japan 'challenging France to be world's food capital'
Japan's national tourism agency has claimed that the country is challenging France to be the culinary capital of the world, followi...
5 Oct 2010
Flights to Japan to become more popular?
Flights to Japan may become an increasingly popular option among travellers and holidaymakers after the Asian nation scooped the presti...
20 Jan 2010
Kyoto and Osaka 'attracting attention of food fans'
People with a passion for good food have been showing an increasing interest in Kyoto and Osaka in Japan, according to the country's na...
5 Feb 2009
Japan has won the award for the world's top country in the Wanderlust Travel Awards 2009.The Asian country picked up the honour following years of competition between Namibia and N...
3 Dec 2008
People planning trips to the city of Kyoto in Japan will once again be able to take advantage of a number of deals and events as part of the Winter Special season, which was launch...
24 Nov 2008
Winter sports enthusiasts have been urged to try skiing in Japan, with the country's tourist office saying that the slopes are cheap and easily accessible.The tourist board has rel...
7 Feb 2008
The downtown area of Shinjuku in Tokyo, Japan, was the country's most popular destination with foreign tourists in 2006-07, according to reports.Japan's National Tourist Organisati...
16 Jul 2007
Daimonji Gozan Okuribi, the spectacular Buddhist fire ceremony will be performed across Japan on 16 August to mark the end of Obon, the Japanese festival of the dead.During Obon, m...