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Japan and News Links

Some general Japan and news links that may be of interest.


Japan News Sites - Travel - Health & Support - Random Links

Japan News Sites

The Japan Times   The New York Times - Japan

The Japan Times

  New York Times
MDN Mainichi   The Asahi Shimbun / IHT

MDN Mainichi News

  Asahi Shimbun IHT
Asia Times - Japan
Asia Times
Kyodo News
Kyodo News

News on Japan

News on Japan

Japan Probe

Japan Probe

The Daily Yomiuri

The Daily Yomiuri

Kjeld Duits   Japan Today Japan News Review
News and Photos of Japan by Japan Correspondent Kjeld Duits

Japan Today

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Jet Programme Books

Skiing in Japan


Hyperdia - Train timetable information in Japan (searchable in English).

WikiTravel - A free and editable travel guide. Good for major destinations.

Explore the Heart of Japan - A good guide for the Japan Alps (Niigata & Nagano)

Jorudan - Train Route Finder (English)

Japan Bus Web - information on using the highway buses in Japan

JR East Japan

Japan Automobile Federation (JAF)

Travel Agents - discount air tickets etc.

No.1 Travel - discount air fares

A'cross Travel

IACE Travel

STA Travel - discount airfare, affiliated with the student travel service by the same name in the United States. Most discounts do not require student status.

Health and Support

AJET Peer Support Group (AJET PSG)

CLAIR Multi-lingual Living Guide for Foreigners

Earthquake Survival Manual (Niigata Prefecture)

Immigration Bureau of Japan

International Mental Health Professionals of Japan

Japanese National Police

Japan Fire and Disaster Management Agency (JMDA)

Japan Meteorological Agency




Multilingual Medical Questionnaire put together by the Kanagawa International Foundation

Tokyo English Life Line (TELL) (free anonymous telephone counseling)

Other random Japan links

crazy japan
Japan Visitor
Japan Guide
Study Japan
The Foreigner - Japan
Top Japan Sites
The Foreigner Japan
Japan cycling
Genki English


JET photography on Flickr (more than 1200 photos and nearly 100 members)


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