This was my 3rd Autumn visit to Japan with Koitrips. It is amazing how much I have learnt from these visits when it comes back to my own Koi at home. I can understand better how things work and have even driving around the mountains myself! A very good experience. I helped at the harvests […]

Majdi J – Wales

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Harvest trip – October 2019!

By Tim Waddington,
Filed in Japan

The All Japan Koi Show buying trip and the Spring buying trip to Japan are now over. Lets hope the summer is a great time for Koi keepers all over the world. Coming up next is the Autumn harvest trip. We are posting this early because we already have names down for the trip and […]

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Its shipping week…

By Tim Waddington,
Filed in Japan

This week Koitrips have shipped almost 200 boxes of Koi to the USA and the UK.  All the Koi shipped have been selected personally by our clients in Japan. We do not send price lists or pictures of Koi to our clients when they are buying Tosai and Koi to sell in their shops, they […]

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Koitrips are back in Japan!

By Tim Waddington,
Filed in Japan

Another Spring time, another trip to Japan. The second buying trip of the year.  We are currently here with UK dealers who are picking Koi for their clients.  The Mountains are pretty quiet so we have time to pick the very best, that’s why dealers come here instead of picking them from online lists, to […]

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Japan buying trip update…

By Tim Waddington,
Filed in Japan

We have been here with our clients for 3 days now and its been HECTIC!!  We do not usually do this amount of clients on one trip but with it being the 50th All Japan Koi Show it was just crazy, we actually had to turn down 8 clients this trip.  We have dealers with […]

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All Japan Koi Show 2019!

By Tim Waddington,
Filed in Japan

    This is our biggest ever All Japan Koi Show party. We have clients from all over the world here with us in Japan. The show was, as always, excellent.  The now famous £1.3Million Sakai Kohaku was at the show, and as expected, she took the 2019 Grand Champion Award.  There were some amazing […]

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Happy New Year from Koitrips.

By Tim Waddington,
Filed in Japan

Koitrips would like to wish all our customers a very happy new year and wish you great success in 2019. Another very busy year comes to the close for us, but we are already getting ready for the All Japan Koi Show trip which is taking place the first weekend in February, ourselves and our […]

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Merry Christmas from Koitrips!!

By Tim Waddington,
Filed in Japan

We would like to wish all our clients, old and new a wonderful Christmas period! A huge thanks to all our customers who continue to support us and continue to make Koitrips the best Koi trips company around. We will soon be getting back out to Japan with a full group for the 50th All […]

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All Japan Koi Show trip – 2019

By Tim Waddington,
Filed in Japan

This is fast becoming one of our busiest trips. It really is a one on any Koi Keepers bucket lists. This AJKS will be a little special, this will be the 50th year of the All Japan Koi Show. The Show takes place in the heart of Tokyo where we stay for 2 nights. We […]

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