Translation in the fields of tourism and cultural exchange, areas of rising demand


Travel demand has surged in recent years, not only in Japan but all over the world. At the same time, appealing destinations are being shared globally on a daily basis through social media. New styles of tourism such as online tours and advance booking have emerged as the industry becomes more sophisticated and mature. Under these conditions, travelers greatly appreciate the provision of information in their native languages, which helps them travel with peace of mind. With services available in over 80 world languages, we can support travelers from any country or region.

We also have a strong reputation for translation and production of explanations and introductory pamphlets for museum exhibits on Japanese art and traditional culture. Please come to us for professional translations in the field of cultural exchange as well.

Helping travelers use local languages abroad

Translation of phrasebooks in various languages is another area where we excel. Local translators and staff familiar with the situation in each country closely examine the content to create translations suited for practical use, rather than a textbook. We can also provide DTP and illustration services.

Past Achievements


Maps, signage, guidebooks, public-address announcements, travel phrasebooks, and pamphlets introducing Japanese culture

Client Translated Content Translated Language(s)
Railway companies Translation of station signage and route maps English, Chinese (Simplified/Traditional), and Korean
National museums Translation of exhibition explanations, catalogue commentary, pamphlets, and websites English, Chinese, and Korean
Other languages into Japanese
Public/private art museums Exhibit explanations, visitor information, catalogues, and pamphlets English, Chinese (Simplified/Traditional), and Korean
Major publisher Translation and production of phrasebooks in various languages English, German, French, Spanish, Italian, Brazilian Portuguese, Russian, Hungarian, Czech, Polish, Turkish, Greek, Chinese (Simplified/Taiwanese Traditional), Cantonese, Korean, Thai, Indonesian, Malay, Filipino, Vietnamese, Hindi, and Khmer
Major publisher Translation and production of travel guidebooks and free handouts English, Chinese (Simplified/Traditional), Korean, French, and German
Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan Translation of the 2021 Japan House Activity Report English
Aomori Prefecture Information gathering, content creation, and translation of tourist attraction information English, Chinese (Simplified/Traditional), and Korean

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