Shino's Japan Link

This page consists of information and links to places of interest...

Travel guide and other useful sites

Embassy of Japan
Japanese embassy in the UK.It would come in useful for anyone who intends to travel to Japan as well as Japanese here.They also have various cultural events.
Japan National Tourist Organisation - the most intelligible guide to Japan
Japan Information Network
- very interesting site if you want to know more detailed information about each county of Japan
JP-Net
Kids Web Japan - A comprehensive website about Japan for kids!
Tokyo Teleport Center
Infoseek Japan
Yahoo! Japan

Japanese Art

Green Tea extract
Find more about Green Tea!
Green Tea
Noh Mask
Kabuki for everyone
Garden tea houses
Tokugawa Art Museum
Wajima-Nuri(Wajima Lacquerware)
Ninja

Japanese Academic Institutions

Japanese Government

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs
- politiclal information and links to other Japanese executive bodies
The Ministry of Education
Japanese Government WWW sites

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Japanese History

Edo Quiz - history quiz on Edo period

Japanese museums guide

Flower Park
WWW Server Shinshu online
- an excellent site if you have a soft spot for Shinshu region(mainly Nagano Pref.)
Nagasaki Journey
Mt.Fuji Homepage
From Kyoto Homepage
The Japan Ukiyo-e Museum Guide

Personal Homepages and miscellaneous links

Ohio State University
London Connection

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Japanese Newspaper companies

Asahi shimbun(newspaper)
Mainichi simbun
Yomiuri simbun
Fujisankei Group

Japanese TV companies

NHK (Nihon Hoso Kyokai / Japanese broadcasting corporation)
NTV (Nihon TV)
TBS (Tokyo Broadcasting System)
Fuji TV (UK)
TV Asahi
TV Tokyo
for more links to other Japanese regional TV and Radio sites.

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Airlines & Airports

ANA (All Nippon Airways)
JAL (Japan Airlines)
Narita International Airport

Banks

Bookshop & Publishers

Benesse Corporations
Gakken
Mangajin - Japanese pop culture & Language learning
Maruzen Bookstore - one of the largest bookstore in Tokyo
Stone Bridge Press

Brewery & Distillery

Comestibles

Kikkoman

Department stores

Isetan

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Electronics & Mechanics

Fujitsu
Hitachi Ltd
IBM Japan
JVC Victor
NEC
Pioneer
Sanyo
Sega Entertainment Universe
Seiko - only in Japanese
Sharp
Sony
Toshiba

General Stores

Muji aka Mujirushi-ryohin

Pharmaceuticals & Cosmetics

Kao
Shiseido

Power Companies

Tokyo Gas Homepage

Telecommunications

NTT - WWW server Japan
NTT International Corporation

Vehicles & Motoring

Nissan
Toyota

Miscellaneous topics

Tatsunoko Production - good for anime & manga fans
Cyber Publishing Japan
Useful Phone Numbers in Japan
An excellent site-the japanese date and holiday counter were obtained from this site.

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Last updated on 17/8/2001 by Shino