Japan Travel Updates
2011 March
In this Issue:
Japan Earthquake Updates


An Earthquake of magnitude 9.0 has struck Japan on March 11, 2011. JNTO is very grateful to the warm support and message that was expressed by many of you.
We understand that many of you organize travel to Japan, so we would like to provide you with some information that might be useful. Please note that the situation is changing very rapidly, and we encourage you to follow closely with the news, with the following resources, and even with the tour operator/land operator that you are working with.

Resources for overseas visitors on JNTO Global website:
http://www.jnto.go.jp/
(This information is available in English, Chinese, and Korean)

JNTO North America website:
http://www.japantravelinfo.com/news/news_item.php?newsid=431

U.S. Department of State:
http://travel.state.gov/travel/cis_pa_tw/tw/tw_5398.html

Embassy of Japan in the United States of America:
http://www.us.emb-japan.go.jp/english/html/index.html

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact our office at info@jnto-lax.org

Thank you, and together, we will overcome this unprecedented disaster.

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Information is provided in this Japan Travel Updates as a courtesy to readers of this newsletter. Though JNTO endeavors to ensure the information is accurate, users of the information are to act on such using their own judgment and at their own risk. Neither JNTO nor any holder of a copyright to the information shall be held responsible in any way whatsoever for any loss or misunderstanding, either direct or indirect, that is incurred as a result of utilizing the information.

Publisher: Japan National Tourism Organization, L.A. Office
340 E. 2nd Street, Suite 302, Los Angeles, CA 90012
email: info@jnto-lax.org
website: www.jnto.go.jp or www.japantravelinfo.com