A traditional Ryokan hotel has opened in Tokyo

Each floor has an ochanoma lounge, a communal living and dining room where guests can come together and have a drip coffee or a tea — there are four types on offer, served in the traditional manner where the tea is roasted right in front of you and brewed to …

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Passenger scores $9000 first class ticket for $100

The biggest travel bargains this summer are abroad, but if you’re planning on taking advantage of the strong dollar and discounted air fares, there are some things you need to know. WSJ’s Tanya Rivero and Scott McCartney break down the most important travel changes of which you should be aware. …

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Seoul-to-Atlanta Delta flight diverted to Tokyo

Michael King , WXIA 11:18 AM. EDT June 22, 2017 Delta Air Lines Boeing 777-200LR (file photo) (Photo: Copyright Delta Air Lines – All Rights Reserved) ATLANTA – A Delta Air Lines flight from Seoul-to-Atlanta was diverted to Tokyo on Thursday morning, Atlanta time, after the smell of smoke was …

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Traveller gets first class flight to Japan for just $76

A first class ticket on a long-haul flight is normally very expensive indeed – but one savvy traveller picked one up for just $76. It was for a flight from Jakarta to Tokyo with Garuda Indonesia airlines, which normally retails for a cool $7,000. But businessman Sam Huang used his …

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‘Out of this world’ new way to travel luxuriously | Business

United Airlines rolled out a premium mode of service with Polaris business class at an unveiling event in Tokyo recently. The airline describes Polaris travel as the most significant upgrade to its range of products and services in more than a decade. Targeting intercontinental travelers, the Polaris experience features an …

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