|Above, the JR Harajuku Station. Photo by Armand Vaquer.|
May saw a record number of foreign visitors to Japan.
The Japan Times reported:
The estimated number of foreign visitors to Japan reached 2,294,700 last month, up 21.2 percent from a year earlier, the highest number ever for the month of May, the Japan Tourism Agency said Wednesday.
The total number of foreign visitors to Japan for the first five months of 2017 is 11,410,700, which is up 17.3% from a year ago.
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