A geisha walks along a Tokyo street. Photo: AP
A geisha walks along a Tokyo street. Photo: AP
Japan

As Japan cheers reopening, weak yen is both good and bad news for travel sector

  • Travel bosses are delighted visitors are back, but some worry ‘budget’ visitors will flood Japan due to the weak yen, and at a time workers are ‘out of practice’
  • Bookings rocketed after Tokyo said rules would end, with Australians, South Koreans being urged to visit and the PM urging everyone to spend

A geisha walks along a Tokyo street. Photo: AP
A geisha walks along a Tokyo street. Photo: AP
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