David Michaud,

David Michaud has been a photo-journalist based in Japan for several years. He is the creator of the website and several books in Chêne editions (Hachette Livre): JAPAN, Traditional Japan, JAPAN: JAPON, Traditionnel Japon, JAPON : 365 Us et Coutumes et JAPON – Grands Voyageurs [365 Ways and Customs and JAPAN – Great Travellers] (photos).

Bernard Tribondeau

For over twenty years, Bernard Tribondeau has worked in the world of advertising before departing to go round the world, to indulge his passion for photography. For 10 years, he lived off his pictures and created reports and portraits for the magazine press, corporate subjects and event communications...




Web graphics design and Print
Artistic Director for more than ten years, Norbert Ferraro, a graphic designer, specialises in Visual Identity, Graphic Design and Web Ergonomics, Flash Animations and Print. 


E-Commerce web development 


Advice and development of e-Commerce solutions.
With more than 15 years of experience of the web and in e-Commerce, Valraiso guides its customers by using innovative and modern solutions from Advice to operations, particularly in the field of leisure and tourism.

Hosting & Information Management


Hosting and high availability Information Management
For more than six years, Valraiso has hosted and info managed e-Commerce websites in a secure and high availability Data Center in Plaine de l'Ain.



Rent a house in Japan

Discover our houses to rent in Japan, a unique experience and a very good value type of accommodation.

Who we are

To find out more about the history of Japan Experience, its organisation and its teams in Paris and in Kyoto, go to our 'About Us' page