Japan Travel Updates after the 3.11 Earthquake

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Voices of the world leaders at WTTC Global Tourism Summit

The 12nd World Travel and Tourism Council (April 16 to 19)

Mr.David Tarsh, World Travel & Tourism Council Mr.Yue Kong, Beijin Capital International Airport
Ms. Ni Wayan Giri Adnyani, Ministry of Tourism and Creative Economy Ms. Jasveen Thethi, FOX

Special Guests

Message from Yang Amat Berbahagia Tun Dr. Mahathir bin Mohamad, the former Prime Minister of Malaysia Message from Chen Kun, Chinese actor and singer
Chen Kun has been appointed as a Yokohama tourism ambassador from 2010. The message was filmed at Red Brick Warehouse in Yokohama.
Message from Peter Walton, President & Chief Executive of IAGTO Message from Sarah Geronimo, Filipino singer and actress
Message from Dia Mirza, Bollywood actress Message from Daniele MASSARO, former Italian football player
Daniele MASSARO, a member of AC Milan GLORIE, has been to Sendai to play East Japan great earthquake charity match.
  • Watch more special Guests!
  • ・Message from Charlie OTA, Oriental and Pacific Boxing Federation Super-Welterweight Champion

    ・Message from Hong Kong Celebrities 

    ・Message from Philippe Candeloro and Brian Joubert, French figure skaters 

    ・Message from Il Divo, a multinational operatic pop vocal group 

    ・Message from Alain Ducasse, Three Michelin-starred Chef

    Lady Gaga Wants You to Visit Japan

    ・Message from Tuanku Syed Faizuddin Putra Ibni Tuanku Syed Sirajuddin Jamalullail, the Crown Prince of the Malaysian sate of Perlis

    ・Impressions of Tokyo after one month's stay by a travel writer
    (Beth Reiber, author of the renowned Frommer's Travel Guides Japan and Tokyo)

    ・Message from Sebastien Buemi, F1 Racing Driver
    (Sebastien Buemi visited Japan for the event titled "Red Bull Energy for Japan".)

    ・Message from Pierre Gagnaire, Three Michelin-starred Chef.

    ・Message from Peter Gelb (Tokyo, May 18, 2011) (Peter Gelb, General Manager of the Metropolitan Opera visited Tokyo in advance of their Japan tour this June.)

    ・Justin Bieber is in TOKYO!(Justin Bieber, Canadian singer-songwriter comes to Japan as part of his MY World Tour.)

    ・Beth Reiber, author of the renowned Frommer's Travel Guides Japan and Tokyo visited Japan. (May 31,2011)

    ・IRB Chairman, Bernard Lapasset, and CEO, Mike Miller visited Japan for talks about RUGBY WORLD CUP 2019 to be held in Japan.

    ・Myung-Whun Chung, Music Director of the Seoul Philharmonic Orchestra, came to Japan for the East Japan great earthquake charity concert.

    ・Anya Hindmarch MBE, British accessories designer visited Japan, with her family for the opening of her new store in Aoyama, Tokyo.

    ・A video with British Ambassador David Warren and British designer Sir Paul Smith asking British visitors and business to come back to Japan.

    ・Casey Patterson, American beach volley player, has been to Japan to participate JVB tour 2011, revival support rally for East Japan great earthquake)

Voice from Japan

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Thank you messages from Japan to You!

Japan.Thank You. Action


TRAVEL PULSE (US travel trade media) 

Why You Should Travel to Japan…and Do it Now In Hiraizumi, Japan, Mark Murphy Finds Serene Temples Amazingly Untouched by Recent Disaster
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  • ・The State of Japanese Tourism From the Man Who Knows it Best

    ・Mark interviews Ryan Speier, pitcher for Tohoku Rakuten Golden Eagles

    ・Mark Murphy Visits Sendai, Japan

Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan

Message from Nadeshiko Japan 3-minute-Version

NHK (Japan Broadcasting Corporation)

Magical Japan

Japan Now on Live Camera

Live from Shibuya, Tokyo

Live from Akihabara

Snow Monkey Livecom, Jigokudani, Nagano

Blog and Newsletters

Walking through Japan   Mr. Thomas Köhler from Switzerland was tracking the whole length of Japan from North to South, all on foot!
He has finished his journey on 31st December, 2011! New! Watch his goal on Youtube!

Japan Blog by JNTO New York Office

JTBGMT and JTBATC Staff Blog

Blogger Updates-NHK(Japan Broadcasting Corporation)


VISIT JAPAN (JNTO New York Office)

I Love JAPAN (JNTO Toronto Office)

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Visit Japan 2010 (JNTO Singapore Office)

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Japanische Fremdenverkehrszentrale (JNTO Frankfurt Office)

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