About us

Satoko Franks has worked in the Tour Industry within Japan and Australia for over 20 years. She is Japanese born, from the historical and cultural capital of Japan, Kyoto, and has been escorting Australian tours to Japan for many years.

She has worked at Japan Air Lines over 12 years and with international hotels and travel agents and takes great pride in her Japanese culture and heritage. It is her pleasure and pride to show people the real and sometimes hidden Japan and we look forward to sharing this with you.

Why ?


  • We know Japan the best.
  • We provide personable and personalised service.
  • Having conducted many tours we understand your interests and strive to make your tour the best it could possibly be.

Contact us

Travel Australia

Level 13, Citigroup
2 Park Street,
Sydney NSW 2000

Phone : (02) 9004 7445
Fax : (02) 9004 7054
E-mail : contact@janescotravel.com
ABN : 69003583051

Kyoto office: 050 3763 4290

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