Tokyo Games committee unveils additional 445 licensed products

National Jul 11, 2019

Tokyo Games committee unveils additional 445 licensed products

Organizers of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games newly released 445 officially licensed items Thursday, including products featuring one-year countdown logos. The lineup includes 18 items with the "1 Year to Go!" logo such as T-shirts, pins, coffee cups and stuffed toys of Tokyo ...

Early morning sightseeing on the rise in Kyoto and Tokyo

National Oct 6, 2018

Early morning sightseeing on the rise in Kyoto and Tokyo

More tourists in Kyoto and Tokyo are sightseeing early in the morning, although many venues are not yet ready to handle the new trend. In Kyoto, home to a huge array of temples and shrines, officials have been trying in recent years to ease congestion ...

Brightening your holiday mood

Lifestyle | CHILD'S PLAY Dec 12, 2014

Brightening your holiday mood

by Jason Jenkins

It's the most wonderful time of the year — well, that's what the song says, anyway. For many, December is a flurry of tinsel, wrapping paper and anxiety, while for others it as a time to reflect on the year ahead. Yes, the Christmas season ...