October 15 2019

FEATURES

Holidaymakers visiting Japan from overseas qualify for some excellent deals for seeing the country by train.   Japan's train network is divided into 6 main regional JR (Japan Rail) companies, which operate the majority of the train servic READ MORE

September 25 2019

FEATURES

Every year in mid-September on the southernmost tip of Chiba, Tateyama holds its Yawatan Festival.   For several weeks, we had been getting excited about plans for revisiting the town, to enjoy yatai stall refreshments while watching mikoshi ( READ MORE

September 09 2019

NEWS

We are delighted to announce that visitors to Japan from all around the world can now purchase JAPAN – 100 HIDDEN TOWNS in eBook format from Amazon’s Kindle Store!

Download to your device and navigate quickly to all of the information contained within the pages of the book. When you are on your travels, you can also connect instantly to 100 custom-prepared Google Maps, with all of the attractions within the book conveniently highlighted.

On sale from Amazon Kindle Stores all around the world (follow links below for USA, UK, Canada, France, Germany).

 

Amazon USA

Amazon UK

Amazon Canada

Amazon France

Amazon Germany

Please note: Only the paperback version of the book is currently available to Amazon Japan customers.

August 28 2019

NEWS

We are delighted to announce that visitors to Japan from all around the world can now purchase JAPAN – 100 HIDDEN TOWNS in eBook format from Amazon’s Kindle Store!

 

Download to your device and navigate quickly to all of the information contained within the pages of the book. When you are on your travels, you can also connect instantly to 100 custom-prepared Google Maps, with all of the attractions within the book conveniently highlighted.

 

On sale from Amazon Kindle Stores all around the world (follow links below for UK, Canada, France, Germany).

 

Amazon UK

Amazon Canada

Amazon France

Amazon Germany

Please note:
1 Kindle version temporarily unavailable from Amazon USA – we will make an announcement on this page as soon as it becomes available.
2 Only the paperback version of the book is currently available to Amazon Japan customers.

August 05 2019

FEATURES

I have nothing against rice.   Although I come from a time and place where children were raised on a daily diet of deep-fried potatoes and white bread - often together in the same meal - I have in later life taken great pleasure from other, mo READ MORE

July 29 2019

FEATURES

Awakening to the cool, refreshing summer air of Japan's northernmost island, myself and Jon - designated driver and chief photographer for this, our 'Hokkaido Road Trip' - stumbled out into a morning mist left by a night of restorative dri READ MORE

JAPAN - 100 HIDDEN TOWNS

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Japan – 100 Hidden Towns is a travel guidebook to Japan off-the-beaten-track – the lesser known towns, where quiet, bucolic ways of life, and proudly maintained local history and traditions can be found. 100 towns, selected from all of the country’s 47 prefectures, are reviewed with a focus on nature, culture, food, access, and key dates – each illustrated with colourful photographs. Information on each of Japan’s eight regions and their major tourist attractions, general advice for travellers, and listings of useful phrases are also provided, helping visitors to maximise the enjoyment of their travels. Over 400 pages of colour photographs and useful information.

PUBLISHER : NELLIE’S ENGLISH BOOKS 
ISBN : 9784905527497