All posts tagged "Okinawa"

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    Ritz-Carlton Opens Okinawa Resort

    Ritz-Carlton has opened its first luxury resort in Japan, on the tropical island of Okinawa, which features championship golf courses and is surrounded by waters that are ideal for waterborne activities. The Okinawan concept of hospitality or ‘gusuku’, which translates as ‘castle’ or ‘guesthouse’, has been reflected throughout the property. “The new...

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    Qantas, JAL and Mitsubishi Form Jetstar Japan

    The Qantas Group, Japan Airlines (JAL) and Mitsubishi Corporation today announced today the launch of Jetstar Japan – a new low-cost airline that will commence domestic operations by end-2012 from Tokyo (Narita) and Osaka (Kansai International), with other destinations under consideration including Sapporo, Fukuoka, and Okinawa. Jetstar Japan also plans to ultimately...