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Sannkei Shimbun Newspaper and Radio Osaka Interview

On August 4th, the Sankei Shimbun Newspaper and Radio Osaka visited our Bureau to learn more about our tourism promotion efforts and interview our International Tourism Promotion and Development Director, Brad.

Brad spoke about our bureau’s initiatives to create a high quality, sustainable tourism destination open to international tourists, his personal background and how and why he started to work for the Tanabe City Kumano Tourism Bureau.

We are looking forward to both publication and air dates.

This feature article will run for 5 consecutive days in the “Kansai Shodan” column from August 24th to 28th.

Radio Osaka

Air date: August 22nd (Saturday) 18:00~19:00, in the program “News Hybrid”.

The interview will be webcasted on Radio Osaka website from August 24th.



UPDATE:

The articles have been published!

August 24

August 25

August 26

August 27

August 28


And the radio broadcast is available online!

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NEW Ise-Kumano-Wakayama Area Tourist Pass
This is an easy way to do a loop of the Kii Peninsula.

From July 15, 2016 (Friday)
PRICE Adult 11,000 yen Children 5,500 yen (Children 6 to 11 years old)
NOTE: This pass is not available for purchase in Japan.
VALIDITY PERIOD Five consecutive days
AREA ●JR conventional lines: Nagoya-Shingu-within Osaka City (via lse Tetsudo Line or Kameyama, via Kisei Main Line/Hanwa Line) ●Nagoya-Kameyama-Nara-within Osaka City (via Kansai Main Line) Taki Toba (Sangu Line) ●Kansai International Airport-Hineno (Kansai Airport Line) ●Bus routes for accessing Kumano Kodo, Kumano Hongu Taisha, Kumano Nachi Taisha (Only Kumano Kotsu Bus); and Select bus routes
TRAIN TYPES ●Unlimited use of non-reserved seats on ordinary cars on all JR conventional line trains in the subject section. ●Reserved seats can be used up to four times on ordinary cars of limited express and rapid trains. ●Only non-reserved seats can be used on the limited express "Haruka' between the Kansai Inte…