Mar 27, 2015

Why Chinese tourists love Japan

by Adam Minter

Despite the apparent ill will that Beijing, and occasionally the Chinese public, express toward Tokyo, Chinese tourists can't seem to get enough of Japan. In 2014, Chinese visits to Japan increased 83 percent on the previous year.

Chubu's 'Dragon Route' resumes bid to lure tourists

May 4, 2013

Chubu's 'Dragon Route' resumes bid to lure tourists

by Yoshifumi Fujimoto

A project to lure Asian tourists, especially Chinese, to central Japan has resumed after delays caused by the territorial dispute between Tokyo and Beijing. The “Dragon Route” project is being promoted by prefectures, municipalities and economic groups in the nine prefectures that make up ...