JTB set to launch 11-seat luxury tour bus service

Apr 1, 2017

JTB set to launch 11-seat luxury tour bus service

Travel agency JTB Corp. is putting an 11-seat luxury tour bus into service this month that it says will offer comfort similar to first-class plane cabins. The company says the luxury ride, specially modified from a 45-seat bus, features leather-covered seats that recline deeper ...

Apr 20, 2016

Kyushu quakes hit region's tourism sector

Tourism officials are increasingly concerned that a recent series of powerful earthquakes that have rattled central Kyushu could affect visitor numbers to the region. Although the latest tourism data released Wednesday by the Japan Tourism Agency showed a continued rise in the number of ...

Jan 14, 2014

Tour firms say sales of tickets for Sochi brisk

Contrary to concerns that Japanese tourists might be put off by high-priced tours to Sochi, Russia, site of the 2014 Winter Olympics, tour operators say sales have been brisk. Sochi, a resort area in the Krasnodar Krai district located on the Black Sea coast, ...