Yearly Archives: 2014


New Japan Brochures are here! 5

Every fall, tour operators around the world release the following year’s brochures. This is a particular exciting time because for both the tour company and the consumer because we get to see what new and special trips are being released. Super Value Tours has just finished our 2015 Japan brochure […]


2015 Cherry blossom season on the horizon

      What makes Cherry Blossom Season so special? “The cherry blossom tree is truly a sight to behold, especially when it is in full riotous bloom. There are several varieties of the cherry blossom tree, and while most of them produce flowering branches full of small pinkish-hued flowers, […]


Making Peace Signs in Photos

Do you ever wonder why the peace sign in photos is so popular?  There are many answers to why the sign is so prolific and this TIME magazine article explains the many factors that have ingrained this gesture into popular culture. The article profiles an American figure skater, Japanese comic, and […]


Instant Travel Blogging 1

You did it! You went on an amazing tour and have hundreds of photos to show off your wonderful experience. Often times, sorting through photos and organizing the sequence of events with the photos can be a challenge. The good news is there’s a website and an app for iphone […]


The Art of Dining Well

Delicious food and great ambiance is at the heart of our itineraries. We take great pride in presenting authentic, mouth watering cuisine to our guests. Countless hours are spent seeking out the best restaurants and meals. The artful Japanese presentations are sure to captivate your eyes while the meal satisfies […]


Kyushu Exploration and the “8 Hells of Beppu” 2

Our Kyushu Exploration tour takes you on a journey rarely explored by many tourists. Known as the cradle of Japanese civilization, Kyushu offers visitors a rich concentration of historical sites, spa towns, and urban centers. Our 8 day/ 6 night Kyushu Exploration Tour invites you to the southernmost tip of Japan […]


10 Unique Adventures in Japan

One of our guests, Jill Weinlein, returned from Japan and wrote this wonderful article on 10 Unique Adventures while in Japan. From efficient transportation to traditional cuisine, her article showcases a wide spectrum of Japanese experiences.We think it’s a must read!  Click here to read the full article.


LA Times Ad!

Did you see our ad in the LA Times yesterday? If not then here it is: We’re doing a promotion with Singapore Airlines where our 6 Day Japan Kanto Tour with Air is only $1,950 per person! The promotion period is from 9/8/14-11/30/14, which makes it perfect timing to see Japanese […]


Japan opens your heart and mind like few places can…see how

While you might be at your desk or on your phone you can still spend 2 minutes in Japan. Just click the image below and enjoy! Click Here to Watch Filming This Video We shot this video on our Japan Classics Tour in May 2014. Our goal was to showcase how […]


FALL in love with Japan 1

  Fall foliage, also known as kōyō or momiji, are to the Japanese autumn what cherry blossoms is to the spring. Colorful Maple and Ginkgo trees turn vibrant shades of red, orange, and yellow. From mid-September through early December, the “kōyō front” slowly moves southward throughout Japan. Here are some […]