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Japan Expands Entry Ban: Now It Includes 73 Countries (UPDATED)

Japan is enacting its toughest travel restrictions since the start of the coronavirus pandemic. In March, Japan announced that it would deny entry to any foreigner who has been to Andorra, Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Estonia, France, Germany, Italy, Iran, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Malta, Monaco, the Netherlands, Norway, Slovenia, Spain, Switzerland, and the Vatican 14 days prior…

Haneda vs. Narita: Which Airport To Choose?

Many people visiting or living in Tokyo spend some time debating which airport to choose, Haneda or Narita. The general consensus has always been that Haneda was the overwhelming number one option because of its proximity to Tokyo, which is why numerous airlines started salivating when Haneda announced that they were going to increase international…
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Classic shrines of Chiba – a glimpse of tradition before you fly out of Narita.

When you say the word “Chiba” or “Narita” to most foreigners, images of Japan’s largest international airport comes immediately to mind, along with that mad rush foreigners make to catch their plane. Yet, if you say Narita or Chiba to most Japanese, you might hear two diverse descriptions – the first, of course is the…

Top 5 Places to Visit During Your Layover Period at Narita Airport

Travelers landing at Narita Airport often skip over Narita city and plan to travel to other famous regions like Tokyo. Those just stopping off in Narita Airport might want to explore the city while they wait for their connecting flight. However, with a time constraint during a layover period, this can be tricky. Narita city,…
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Narita-san Shinsho-ji: A Beautiful Temple and Park in Chiba With a Rich History

There are so many temples in Japan but only some are incredibly popular. One temple which is well-known in the Kanto region is Narita-san Shinsho-ji which includes a huge complex of buildings and grounds. It is a favorite site for different pilgrimages and excursions of citizens in the region. The Founding of the Temple  …

Tin Toy Collection Near Narita Airport

Right in front of Narita train station, the newly opened Narita Bungei Center, otherwise known as the Skytown Hall and Gallery is hosting a new event. The Teruhisa Kitahara event features a huge tin toy collection and a lecture on how to enjoy collecting objects and 10 ways to be lucky. A mini toy evaluation…

3 Places to Stay Near Narita Airport

Narita Airport (成田空港) is one of the biggest airports in Japan. When you come to Japan, many of you will come through this airport. You can start enjoying your stay in Japan right from there! Sometimes you will arrive at the airport late at night or you will need to arrive there the night before…

A complete guide on Naritasan Area, near by the Airport

Vibrant colours, epic history and folklore, towering temple buildings – and engulfing tranquillity of nature. This is just the tip of the iceberg that keeps me pining for the Naritasan Shinsho-ji temple, not far from Narita Airport. History According to the official website, the Naritasan Shinsho-ji temple has over 1000 years of history. Whilst the…

The convenience of an airport in Tokyo

Tokyo has only one airport and most people wrongly believe that it is Narita airport which is located in Chiba’s prefecture. Haneda airport is actually the only one and it is located in South-West Tokyo. Built in the early 20th century, this airport has known a major expansion in 2010 which makes it nowadays the…