What's New 2009

What's new on JapanVisitor.com?

A list of contents on the JapanVisitor.com website in date order of publication.

JapanVisitor HISTORY 2009

20 December 2009
Japan Books: The Ultimate Japanese Phrasebook
Japanese Symbols
18 December 2009
Tokyo Universities
Japan Universities S-Y
14 December 2009
Japan Temples: Kyoto's Daitokuji Temple
6 December 2009
Japan Interview: Kyoto Kimono Maker Wakako Harada
4 December 2009
Japanese Figure Skating Stars
Japanese Boxing
3 December 2009
Yu Darvish
27 November 2009
Japan By Rail Book Review
21 November 2009
Blood Soaked Ceilings of Kyoto Temples
Japan Sport
Japan Rugby
Japan Soccer
Shin-Osaka Station
20 November 2009
Japanese Universities N-O
11 November 2009
Shirahige Tahara Doburoku Matsuri
Japanese Folding Fans
4 November 2009
Kyoto Guide: 15 Suggestions for Making Kyoto More Liveable
30 October 2009
Tokyo Vice Book Review
24 October 2009
Japanese Universities By Prefecture K-M
Fushimi Inari
20 October 2009
Japan Jobs: The Japanese-Language Proficiency Test
18 October 2009
Tokyo Area Guide: Kinshicho - Kameido information updated
16 October 2009
Japan City Guides: Dazaifu updated
13 October 2009
Japan Jobs: How To Write A Better CV
12 October 2009
Japan Baseball: Climax Series
Ichiro Suzuki
Interviewing in Japan
11 October 2009
Japan Parks and Gardens: Shakujii Park Nerima Ward Tokyo
Japan Jobs
Japan Job Search
Japan Job Agencies
10 October 2009
Japanese University Listing G-I
5 October 2009
Japanese University Listing A-F
2 October 2009
Tokyo Serviced Offices
26 September 2009
Tokyo Museums: Matsuoka Museum of Art
25 September 2009
Kyoto Area Guides: Hiking Kibune and Kurama
24 September 2009
Tokyo Area Guides: Shirokanedai
Japan Parks and Gardens: Institute of Nature Study National Museum of Nature and Science Tokyo
23 September 2009
Japan National Tourist Offices (JNTO)
Tokyo Ryogoku Sumo Stadium
21 September 2009
Tourist Information Offices
20 September 2009
Japanese Food Glossary
Shuzenji Temple
Sumo Ritual
19 September 2009
Kyoto Temples & Shrines: Hirano Shrine
14 September 2009
Gyeongju Attractions South Korea
Hurshimchung Spa
Haeundae Beach
Busan Aquarium
Busan Attractions South Korea
The National Theater of Korea
Noryangjin Fish Market
13 September 2009
Japan Travelogue: Izu Peninsula
12 September 2009
Book Review: Cultural Migrants From Japan
11 September 2009
Japan City Guides RSS Feed
10 September 2009
Japan Slideshow
Kyoto Slideshow
9 September 2009
Japanese Baseball: Central League (CL)
8 September 2009
Tokyo Area Guide: Yanaka
7 September 2009
Tacos Bar Nagoya
6 September 2009
Book Review: Tokyo Year Zero
5 September 2009
Nippon Connection Film Festival
Japanese Intelligence In World War II
1 September 2009
Japan Parks and Gardens: Chichibu-Tama-Kai National Park
29 August 2009
Japanese Baseball: Pacific League (PL)
27 August 2009
Seoul Attractions
26 August 2009
Odaiba Guide
August Japan Newsletter
Japanese Baseball
21 August 2009
Yunohira Guide
Busan Slideshow
19 August 2009
Japan Railway Stations: Shinjuku Stations - updated
17 August 2009
Japan Festivals: Kyoto's Daimonji
13 August 2009
Tokyo Area Guides: Ryogoku: New YouTube video embedded
7 August 2009
Book Review: The Emergence of Meiji Japan
Book Review: Giants of Japan
Book Review: Goodbye Madame Butterfly
Book Review: The Japanese Have A Word For It
3 August 2009
Japanese Culture: Abroad & At Home
29 July 2009
Korea Slideshow II
Shinjuku
27 July 2009
Japan Sounds: Guidance for the Blind at Kyoto's Miyako Messe Convention Center
23 July 2009
Book Review: Japan's Open Future
Busan Buses
Korean Won Exchange Rates
Incheon Guide
Jeju Guide
Ulsan Guide
Suwon Guide
Japan Video: Sumo Omnibus
21 July 2009
Horse Meat in Kumamoto
Sumo Lords of the Ring
20 July 2009
Nagoya Sumo Basho
Tokyo Area Guide: Kinshicho
Tokyo Area Guides: Shibuya Shopping
Japan Sounds: Train Crossing Bell
Gay Seoul
Gwangju Guide
Ulsan Guide
Daegu Guide
Daejeon Guide
18 July 2009
Oda Nobunaga
15 July 2009
Sakamoto Ryoma
11 July 2009
Himeshima Guide
6 July 2009
Images of Japan: John Lander
5 July 2009
Kyoto Walk: Arashiyama
2 July 2009
Book Review: Guerilla Art
1 July 2009
"Getting to where we are": an Interview with lexicographer Dr. Peter Sharpe
26 June 2009
Images of Seoul South Korea
23 June 2009
Japan Sounds: Kyoto Bento Singer
21 June 2009
Japan Technology: Toyota Motor Corporation Plant Tour and Museum
The Suicide Diaries
20 June 2009
Japan Videos: Kendo
Japan Videos: Tsukiji
Japan Videos: Gozaisho
17 June 2009
Book Review: Amorous Woman
16 June 2009
Aso Caldera Guide: Kyushu
James Heisig Interview
Book Review: Discovering Cultural Japan
Tokyo Guide: Tsukiji Fish Market: video added
13 June 2009
Chubu Area Guide: Inuyama
10 June 2009
Kyoto Area Guide: Kamishichiken Geisha District
5 June 2009
Japan Interviews: Buraku Liberation League, Kyoto Chapter
Beppu Guide Kyushu
4 June 2009
Book Review: Japan Made Easy
Book Review: Japanese in Plain English
2 June 2009
Rent Cell Phones In Japan
30 May 2009
Japan Sounds: Traditional Front Door
27 May 2009
Suicide in Japan
26 May 2009
Kyoto Guides: Okochi Sanso Villa
24 May 2009
Hyogo Prefectural Museum of Art
22 May 2009
Japan Discount Air Fares
20 May 2009
Kyoto Guides: Hiking Mount Hiei
Enryakuji Temple
16 May 2009
Japan Guides: Kofu
Japan Guides: Shosenkyo
Map of Kofu
15 May 2009
Japan Travel: Cycling in Kyoto
11 May 2009
Kobe Fashion Museum
DPJ Head Ozawa Resigns
9 May 2009
Japan Stations: Shinagawa
Japan Castles: Kofu Castle
5 May 2009
Japan Sounds: Nijo Castle's Nightingale Floor
2 May 2009
Tokyo Place Names
29 April 2009
Japanese Place Names
26 April 2009
Tokyo Area Guides: Koenji
25 April 2009
Zoshigaya Missionary Museum
24 April 2009
Graying Japan
Izumo Taisha
21 April 2009
Akihabara Station
Tsukuba Express
20 April 2009
Matsue Guide Beppu Onsens
19 April 2009
Chuo-Sobu Line Tokyo
Toden Arakawa Line Tokyo
Izumo
17 April 2009
Marunouchi Guide Tokyo
15 April 2009
Meitetsu Train Movie
Kintetsu Train Movie
14 April 2009
Book Review: Creative Space: Urban Homes of Artists and Innovators
3 April 2009
Ishigaki Salt Okinawa
Higanbana - Cluster Amaryllis
Japan Visitor on Twitter
Korean Culture: Makkoli
2 April 2009
Book Review: Making Pilgrimages
28 March 2009
Port Island Kobe
21 March 2009
Osaka's Kyobashi Station
16 March 2009
Toyama Castle
12 March 2009
Tokyo Area Guides: Nagatacho - image update
11 March 2009
Tokyo Restaurants: Potohar Indian Restaurant (Yoyogi)
9 March 2009
JR Gifu Station
Meitetsu Gifu Station
6 March 2009
Japan Tours
Demachiyanagi Station Kyoto
Map of Hagi Yamaguchi
Map of Matsue Shimane
Map of Izumo Shimane
Map of Kobe
Map of Shimonoseki
1 March 2009
A Day in the Life of a Sumo Wrestler
23 February 2009
Japanese Manhole Covers From Kanagawa
15 February 2009
Gay Tokyo: Rehab Lounge
11 February 2009
Japan Museums: John Lennon Museum, Saitama
7 February 2009
Tokyo Embassies: all embassy photos complete
6 February 2009
Kyoto Walk: Southern Higashiyama
4 February 2009
Shinnyodo Temple Kyoto
Kurodani Temple Kyoto
2 February 2009
Kyoto A-Z
1 February 2009
Tokyo Embassies: Embassies in Shinagawa ward, Tokyo
Tokyo A-Z
31 January 2009
Gay Tokyo Listings: Bar DNA
30 January 2009
Japan Photo Contest
29 January 2009
Book Review: Tuttle Japanese Business Dictionary
27 January 2009
Kyoto Guide: Kiyomizu Temple
25 January 2009
Tokyo Guide: Ikebukuro: YouTube movies added
22 January 2009
Tokyo Embassies: Asia Embassies: Google Map links added
21 January 2009
Tokyo Embassies: Europe Embassies: Google Map links added
20 January 2009
Japanese Manga & Anime: Tokyo Mew Mew
Nara Guide
18 January 2009
Book Review: Love Hotels
17 January 2009
Japanese Place Names
15 January 2009
Japanese Travel: A Walk in West Kyoto
Japanese History: Nara Period
Japanese History: Heian Period
Japanese History: Muromachi Period
Japanese History: Kamakura Period
Japanese History
Tokyo Embassies: Georgia
Tokyo Embassies: Palestine
13 January 2009
Sign Up To The Japan Visitor Newsletter
12 January 2009
Japanese Food: Nabe
Book Review: Sex and the Japanese
11 January 2009
Tokyo: Tokyo History
10 January 2009
Japan Culture: Japanese Legs
9 January 2009
Book Review: Hana no Kage
5 January 2009
Tokyo Hostels & Budget Inns
4 January 2009
Kyoto Hostels & Budget Inns
1 January 2009
Ishikawa Prefecture
Embassies in Tokyo: Photos added for Argentina Estonia
Korea: UNESCO World Heritage Sites
National Holidays in Japan


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