Japan doesn’t always conform to stereotypes. There are, of course, the robot restaurants, the skyscrapers, the futuristic neon, the salarymen crowds and the edgy fashion tribes. The perfect holiday in
Kyoto was recently named the best city in the world by Travel + Leisure's annual World's Best Awards for the second year in the row. With this honor comes a surge of tourism, and with that a slew of misbehaving
No matter the locale, residents typically find out-of-town tourists to be annoying pests (never mind the money they're spending). Kyoto, Japan, is no exception, and now its government is attempting to
As the former imperial capital, Kyoto’s cuisine is linked to its regal history and landlocked geography. It’s home to several Michelin-starred restaurants, many of which specialize in multi-course kaiseki
Kyoto is certainly having a moment. Travel & Leisure named it the best city in the world in 2015 and 2016. The New York Times named it in its top 52 places to go in 2016 list. It seems like everyday I
Kyoto, Japan Serene, romantic and impeccably designed: this riverside hotel is a luxurious take on a traditional Japanese retreat, located among remote forests on the fringes of Kyoto and accessed by boat.
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Last year, Kyoto dominated the World’s Best Awards by snagging the winning spot on list of best cities. This year, it broke the top 10. It’s easy to see how Kyoto continues to impress travelers year after
Not only is this Rimowa carry-on a stunner, but its utilitarian inside includes a quilted tech fabric with two removable dividers to maximize organization. And because of the multi-wheeled system that
With the latest update, the NVIDIA Shield can directly record and play back live TV from an attached tuner. When SiliconDust announced its DIY DVR project a year ago, recording your shows meant building
By Berit Baugher for Fathom | Thanks to 24 million inhabitants and an ever-evolving skyline, Shanghai is a city in constant motion. The frenetic pace is felt immediately upon arrival — its sheer size speed
Natasha Saroca, Houzz Contributor If you’ve been thinking about giving your bathroom an overhaul but aren’t sure how, one way to start is to look to the latest design trends for inspiration. We’ve made