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Displaying 18 out of a total of 24 posts

Posted 2022/09/22

Kinosaki Must-Visits Pass x JR Rail Pass Collaboration

For the ultimate Kinosaki experience! A catch-all for the best of Kinosaki Onsen and a perfect complement to a JR Rail Pass! Not only is a roundtrip ride on the Kino……

Posted 2022/08/31

Kinosaki Onsen’s Lantern Festival

On a warm summer night in August, Kinosaki Onsen has made it a tradition to welcome the wishes and dreams of locals and visitors alike to illuminate the Otani River running throug……

Posted 2022/07/26

Caban Street Premium Coupons

Caban Street, located in Toyooka City and Japan's largest producer of bags, has started selling limited-time-only premium coupon tickets! Available for purchase at Toyooka Kab……

Posted 2022/07/26

Kinosaki Experience LA

Visit Kinosaki was ecstatic to welcome over 40 influencers and media outlets to Kinosaki Experience this past month, an event held at Japan House LA promoting the wonders and beau……

Posted 2022/07/19

Unveiling of Toyooka’s Konotori Licca-chan

Toyooka City is pleased to be the proud home to its very own gorgeous Licca-chan doll! Licca-chan, a popular Japanese fashion doll with an extensive history dating back to the ……

Posted 2022/06/21

Kinosaki Goes Hollywood

Kinosaki is going Hollywood! Calling all of our SoCal friends! Visit Kinosaki is participating in Kinosaki Experience, a one-day event in Hollywood promoting Kinosaki Onsen to ……

Posted 2022/06/06

All in Kinosaki – We Can’t Wait to Welcome You!

As Japan’s borders gradually open to tourists, we at Visit Kinosaki are looking forward to greeting visitors back to our cozy hot spring town. Our doors are finally open, and we ca……

Posted 2022/05/27

Number 1 in Travel & Tourism Development: Japan

The World Economic Forum, an international organization involved in improving the world economy through educational, political, and business development strategies, has recently n……

Posted 2022/03/15

Hina Dolls in the Tanto Countryside

Those visiting Japan around the month of March will almost certainly see gorgeously decorated traditional Japanese dolls on display in stores, hotels, and even in people's hom……

Posted 2022/01/13

A Parade In Kinosaki: The Annual Dezomeshiki

While Kinosaki Onsen is renowned for its tranquil riverside ambience and strolls, the usually calm waters of the Ootani River became lively and rippled on Friday afternoon dur……

Posted 2021/12/14

Stork Natural Rice Handbags

Toyooka's sustainability initiatives come full circle at a stylish local rice ball shop settled in the center of town. Those passing through central Toyooka City might ……

Posted 2021/12/01

COVID-19 Information

In order to understand the situation caused by the spread of the new coronavirus (hereinafter referred to as COVID-19), we have compiled information on how the government and tour……

Posted 2021/11/24

Snow Crab Season In Kinosaki!

As we wrap up a chilly November, snow crab season is in full swing here in Kinosaki! The Matsuba-gani, or snow crab, is a local delicacy caught in the waters just nort……

Posted 2021/10/13

Toyooka City has been selected as part of the 2021 Top 100 Destination Sustainability Stories by Green Destinations

Since October 5, 2021 Toyooka City’s Good Practice Story is officially one of the Top 100 Destination Sustainability Stories! Every year, the Top 100 Destination Sustainabilit……

Posted 2021/07/30

Latest news from the German and Swiss national rowing teams

This summer, in anticipation of the postponed 2020 Summer Olympics, Toyooka is hosting the German and the Swiss national rowing teams, who are taking advantage of the idyllic……

Posted 2021/07/01

The German and the Swiss national rowing teams have arrived in Kinosaki!

This summer, in anticipation of the postponed 2020 Summer Olympics, Toyooka is hosting the German and the Swiss national rowing teams, who are taking advantage of the idyllic……

Posted 2021/02/25

Toyooka City’s COVID-19 Countermeasure Certification System

Toyooka is implementing measures against the coronavirus (COVID-19) throughout the city. By encouraging businesses in the city such as accommodation facilities, restaurants, and p……

Posted 2020/07/22

1300th Anniversary of Kinosaki Onsen

2020 is the 1300th anniversary of Kinosaki Onsen, a historic onsen (hot spring) town with seven hot spring bathhouses located within walking distance of each other. The history of……