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National Geographic Travel

SoftBank to Offer Free Wi-Fi to Tourists

Visitors to Japan have long complained of the difficulty in finding free Wi-Fi hotspots, a situation the government wants to improve by the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo.<p>On Thursday, mobile carrier SoftBank Mobile Corp. said it will join the push to provide visitors with easier access to the …

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Episode 12: Modern Travel Etiquette, Boozin' in Tokyo

Episode 12 of the Bon Appétit Foodcast is all about travel: what to do, what not to do, and what to drink.<p>Can you wear sweatpants on a plane? And is it okay to bring a burger for when you get hungry mid-air? Host and editor-in-chief <b>Adam Rapoport</b> discusses such travel etiquette qualms on the 12th …


10 Must-Do’s for Tourists Traveling to Japan – Japan Info

There are different lists of what people should do when visiting certain countries. What they do there normally depends on what the country has to …

Watch: Japan’s Mesmerizing Automated Sushi Restaurants

The core concept behind Japan’s successful Muten Kurazushi Sushi Restaurants is something known as a food “bullet trains”—quick-moving conveyor belts …


3 Best Mountains in Japan for Beginner Hikers – Japan Info

As you may know, Japan is a very beautiful country not only for its cultural places, cities and foods, but also the nature. Japan has many beaches …


3 Unique Cafes and Restaurants in Tokyo – Japan Info

There are different types of eateries in Japan, from themed restaurants to izakaya pubs and even animal cafes. This time, I’d like to introduce you …