Tourist Information in Naoshima

Marine Station Tourist Information Centre

At the Miyanoura ferry port. Has English-speaking staff, a comprehensive bilingual map of the island (also downloadable from the website), a walking map and a full list of accommodation options. Note that staff don'…
Tourist Information in Okayama

Momotarō Tourist Information Centre

Large office with maps and information on Okayama and the region. The helpful staff speak some English and there's free wi-fi. It's in the basement complex below the station – turn right as you come out of the stati…
Tourist Information in Kurashiki

Kurashikikan Tourist Information

The main tourist centre, in the Bikan quarter, also serves as an air-conditioned resting stop with free wi-fi. There are maps and multilingual staff.
Tourist Information in Tottori

Tottori Tourist Support Center

To the right as you exit Tottori station's north exit, with English-language pamphlets, maps, free wi-fi and super-friendly English-speaking staff, who can book the 2000 Yen Taxi for tourists. Accommodation is only …
Tourist Information in Hagi

Tourist Information Office

Located inside Higashi-Hagi Station. Staff speak English and provide a good English cycling and walking map. They offer a free service with associated hotels (listed online) to store your luggage at the station and …
Internet in Okayama

Comic Buster

Internet cafe near the station. Also has comics and even shower use (¥300). Weekends see post-party people using it as informal cheap accommodation (¥1630 for six hours). A once-off membership fee of ¥300 is require…
Tourist Information in Hiroshima

Tourist Information Office

English-speaking staff, free wi-fi and plentiful pamphlets. On leaving Hiroshima Station's south exit, descend the escalators to the underground passageway.
Internet in Hiroshima


On the 6th floor of a book and CD store next to Hiroshima Station, this huge internet cafe has the full range of options – from open seats to private booths – plus shower rooms and food if you want to crash the nigh…
Tourist Information in Bizen

Imbe Information Counter

Inside the souvenir shop on the left as you exit the Imbe station platform. Staff don't speak English, but there's a useful free English map, showing the locations of kilns, shops and other sites, and a list of acco…
Tourist Information in San-in Coast National Park

Uradome Tourism Association

Located a stone's throw from JR Iwami Station. You can rent electric bicycles (¥500 a day with ¥500 deposit) and staff can help arrange accommodation in the area or show you how to you take a bus to the beach.