|Above, a couple of Tsukiji area restaurateurs pose for the camera. Photo by Armand Vaquer.|
The World Economic Forum's list of the most tourist-friendly countries is now out and Japan ranks in ninth place.
According to The Japan Times:
LONDON – Japan came ninth on the World Economic Forum’s list of the most tourist-friendly countries for 2015, rising from 14th place in the previous 2013 rankings, the WEF said Wednesday.
In the Asia-Pacific region, Japan was second only to Australia, which ranked seventh worldwide in the WEF’s Travel and Tourism Competitiveness Index.To read more, go here.