Welcome to our May newsletter! The weather in Japan is getting warmer and the rice paddies are full of water awaiting planting. Soon the rainy season will be upon us and then the very hot summer ahead.
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Thank you to all our subscribers who entered our previous competitions. We are running a new competition this month. If you could let us know which of the prizes below you would prefer if you win, that would help us match the winner with a prize you actually might want. See the entry details below and please have a try! Gambatte!
This month Goods from Japan is sponsoring our Japan competition, which is open only to subscribers to our Japan newsletter. Each month (or thereabouts!) we will be offering new prizes for our members all sent registered mail from Japan. This month we have a number of new prizes on offer.
Our prizes include 10% reduction vouchers for our shop GoodsFromJapan, we'll send you a voucher code that you can redeem for 10% off the value of any purchase at GoodsFromJapan.com, TK16 Master Kendama, Japanese koma, a dog collar (for dogs), Byobu folding screens, ceramic teapots, Japanese baseball caps, Arimatsu shibori handkerchiefs, hachimaki headbands, hand-puppets for young children and a variety of other Japanese gifts. If you have a preference for a particular prize please let us know in your answers.
All you have to do is answer these five simple questions (follow the links to find the answers).
If you have any ideas on how we can improve this newsletter or our website and blog, please let us know - we always open to suggestions. And if you find this newsletter useful or interesting, please forward it on!
Also if you have any travel stories, photographs or poetry from a trip to Japan and wish to share it with us and publish on our sites, please let us know.
That's all for now. Thank for your continued support of JapanVisitor - it is really appreciated. We look forward to sending you our next newsletter at the end of next month, but until then - jaa ne!