A souvenir from Kyoto

Newsletter n°1 - september 2011

The best Kyoto shopping tips

Planning a visit to Kyoto? Enjoy our selection of nice shops to visit and regional handicraft to buy during your stay in the most traditional of Japanese cities. 

Indulge yourself and read our article about Kyoto's best shopping spots!

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+ great info about the best shopping spots

Discover Japan Experience "News" section

Japan experience’s purpose is to assist you in the organization of your trip. In the “News” section of our official website, find all the latest news about Japan, the best spots and the essential tips to make your stay a success.
“News” also informs you about the best deals to travel in Japan. 

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+ a web magazine to help you prepare your stay

The 2011 Tokyo Game Show

The world's biggest video games exhibition will be held in Chiba on September 17th and 18th. 30 minutes away from Tokyo, this event will give you the opportunity to discover the latest videogames releases.  

Every year, hundreds of visitors gather in order to get a taste of the upcoming videogames releases. This year everyone will keep an eye out for the release of the much-awaited PS Vita, the new portable console by Sony. 

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+ a unique international event

Traveling in Japan with your family

Traveling with children, adolescent or babies can be tricky, but you can make sure that they enjoy the trip as much as you do.
 Coming up, theme parks, museums, zoos, outdoor activities, shopping and practical advice so everyone in your family can enjoy Japan in their own ways. 

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+ great experiences to share with your family

Find us on Twitter and Facebook!

Want to know about our latest offers and all the latest tips for traveling in Japan?
For all the latest news on Japan, to find great ideas for your next trip or share your passion for Japan with your friends, find us on Twitter and also on Facebook

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+ every day  fresh news about Japan

Rent a phone in Japan

Contrary to what one might think, renting a cell phone in Japan is neither difficult nor expensive. For a pleasant trip and peace of mind, remember to get one when you arrive.
Places, prices, operators, take a look at our tips! 

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+ practical
+ stay reachable throughout your stay

Publication of the book "Japon vu de l'intérieur" (Japan from the inside)

This book is dedicated to Japanese interiors, which features reflect the uniqueness of Japanese culture. Through this book, the author, David Michaud, invites us to enter these unique houses and seize the deeper soul of Japan.
It will allow you to discover a wide selection of houses : a house having inherited the aesthetics of the samurai, an old farmhouse in harmony with nature, or one where tradition meets modern style. Of these charming and stylish homes you can catch a glimpse of the inhabitants lifestyles and the fundamental spirit that gives life to these places.  

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+ available in stores on September 27th

Rent a house in Kyoto

Discover our unique house rental options in Tokyo and Kyoto and enjoy the assistance of our Travel Angels.

See our houses for 1 to 6 people


Japan Experience in Kyoto


Japan Experience has a franco-japanese team based in both Paris and Kyoto, to inform you, reassure you and help your plan your trip from France or directly in Japan. 

Our offices in Paris and Kyoto