Japan aims to woo more U.S. tourists at New York travel show

National Jan 26, 2019

Japan aims to woo more U.S. tourists at New York travel show

Travel agencies and organizations from Japan pitched the country as a perfect destination for American tourists at the annual New York Times Travel Show, which opened on Friday. "One of our main efforts is to disperse travelers throughout Japan," said Keiko Matsuura, a spokeswoman for ...

National Jul 23, 2015

January-June visitors from abroad rise to record 9.14 million

A record 9.14 million foreigners are estimated to have visited Japan from January to June this year, a 46 percent increase from the same period in 2014, as the country continued to attract tourists from China, Taiwan and elsewhere, government data showed Wednesday. The surge ...