In Yamatogokoro’s inbound report, Jarman International CEO Ruth Marie Jarman shares insightful tips for successful tourism marketing based on the keyword, “international residents”!

The outbreak of COVID-19 fundamentally changed the way we think about tourism and inbound strategies. Among countries that are struggling to contain the pandemic however, there are those successfully implementing widespread vaccinations and allowing tourism travel to slowly return.  Based Continue Reading

YouTuber John Daub Attempts the Wanko Soba Challenge! His Livestream Gains More Than 20,000 Views Within the First 24 Hours! (Morioka City, Iwate Prefecture)

Jarman International has been assisting with the promotion of the new JR EAST Welcome Rail Pass 2020, which is available for all non-Japanese passport holders in Japan to purchase (regardless of visa status). As part of our promotional effort, JI Continue Reading

Diving into the World of Kochi’s Sake with John Gauntner and John Daub

On September 14, John Daub (the presenter and creator of popular YouTube channels ONLY in JAPAN * John Daub and ONLY in JAPAN * GO) livestreamed a sake tasting experience at Marugoto Kochi. Located in Ginza, this “antenna shop” is Continue Reading

“History Idol” Mikako Shares Fascinating History of Kochi-Born Samurai Sakamoto Ryoma with the World

In a recent livestream on John Daub’s ONLY in JAPAN * GO channel, the history expert and idol Mikako shared her love and deep expertise about Sakamoto Ryoma, who rose from being a low-class samurai in the Tosa Domain (now Continue Reading

Jarman International Seminar in Wakkanai, Japan’s Northernmost City

On September 29, 2020, Jarman International’s Director of Project Management and JI Core 50 member Chiara Terzuolo held a seminar in Wakkanai City, in collaboration with JTB, Japan’s largest travel agency. The seminar was centered around the theme of “Go Continue Reading

JR EAST and Jarman International Collaborate on First-Ever Rail Pass for Internationals Residents in Japan

We are thrilled to announce that JR EAST will be selling a special limited “JR EAST Welcome Rail Pass 2020” which will be available to all foreign passport holders (regardless of visa status) starting from October 16, 2020 until February Continue Reading

We Can Feel the “Taste” of Kochi Prefecture IN TOKYO! Check John Daub’s Livestream about “Marugoto Kochi!”

Jarman International had the honor of supporting Kochi Prefecture in our ongoing promotion project by amplifying Marugoto Kochi, an antenna shop located in central Tokyo. During the Covid-19 period when the ability for people to actually travel to Kochi is Continue Reading

Kochi Prefecture’s Best Getaways Featured on Lonely Planet

On September 1, 2020, world-famous travel guidebook producer and media Lonely Planet released an article about Kochi Prefecture’s natural sights, along with some hidden gems rarely covered in travel media. The article, titled “Kochi: far from the maddening crowd,” was Continue Reading