JapanTravel is the largest collection of Japan content and is Japan's only travel site to use a points-based system to reward authors and readers alike. Our community has helped us create over 13,000 articles/videos and 70,000 photos. JapanTravel content guides travelers and provides the resources necessary to plan and complete the perfect visit to Japan.
We are a network over 40 partners and 3,000 contributors representing the whole of Japan. Our content is created by both local Japanese and resident foreign journalists and photographers - people who know Japan best.
Technologically, our site is powered by a unique and user-friendly crowd sourcing content management system. Our member system is continuously being improved and includes, rankings, discussion, rewards and much more.
Japan Travel KK
Established: November, 2013
Capital: JPY 1 million (founding capital)
Account Managers and Advertising
Software Development and Infrastructure
Guilhem Malfré (CTO, MetroWorks, a sister company to Japan Travel K.K.)
Wouter Thielen (Senior Web Developer, MetroWorks)
Jason Goodman (Web Developer, MetroWorks)
Shivani Rana (Web Developer, MetroWorks)
Joshua Alday (Web Developer, MetroWorks)
Partnership with Japan Partnership Inc.
The JapanTravel website is run by Japan Travel KK, in association with Japan Partnership Inc., publisher of Metropolis Magazine.
Japan Partnership Inc.
COO: Neil Butler
Established: January, 1994
Main business: Multimedia, publishing, distribution
JapanTravel Office Address
Japan Travel KK
Roppongi OG Bldg. 4F
1-3-4 Nishi-azabu, Minato-ku