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This is what Tokyo’s craziest roast beef ramen looks like…but save room for dessert!

Located in <b>Tokyo’s number one ramen district</b>, this restaurant piles on the <b>wagyu Japanese beef</b> and makes <b>mouthwatering desserts</b> too.While there are …

Japan

Here’s how one Tokyo neighborhood mixes modern technology and traditional culture to beat the heat

<b>Nihonbashi’s</b> beautiful<b> “minamo fireworks”</b> and tempting <b>goldfish sweets</b> are part of its plan for fun even in record-breaking heat.Japan is experiencing …

Japan

Should You Travel To Tokyo Or Osaka?

Though the Tokyo Summer Games are still two years away, there’s still plenty of competition around Japan right now. Tokyo, the host city for the 2020 Games, and Osaka, a beautiful destination where a number of athletes will train, are both vying to win you over. With high-end hotels, diverse …

Japan

World's first artificial meteor shower to light sky over Japan in 2020

A Japanese firm claims it has developed the technology to produce shooting stars anytime, anywhere and in any colour.<p>A Japanese company which claims …

Private Sector

SoftBank and Did bring ride-hailing to Japan

SoftBank (OTCPK:SFTBF, OTCPK:SFTBY) and Didi (DIDI) are teaming to bring new ride-hailing service Didi Mobility Japan to the region.<p>Trials will start …

Japan

Take a look at the world's oldest hotel

#HOTELS<p>Take a look at the world’s oldest hotel<p>By <b>Travel Wire Asia</b> | 19 July, 2018 |<p><b>IN EAST ASIA, there’s a resort that has been around for longer than</b> …

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A small Japanese city is facing a ninja shortage – even though the salary is $85,000

You may have heard about Japan’s demographic crisis — but the country is facing another, lesser-known crisis as well.<p>Japan does not have enough …

Japan

Japan Is Opening Its Skies And Business Jet Travel Is Taking Off

Japan is only a few hours’ flight from China, one of the world’s biggest markets, and countless businesspeople shuttle between the two countries. Not all parts of the mainland, however, have easy connections to the archipelago. For instance, flying to Tokyo from Changsha, the capital of Hunan …

Business Jet

We go to Kyushu's Miyazaki Prefecture to feel like giants in (on?) a tiny party train【Photos】

Going slightly <b>loco</b>-motive in the stunning scenery of Japan’s southern Kyushu island, <b>with bubbles</b>!<p><b>Takachiho</b>, in the northern part of Miyazaki …

Japan

3 new Hyatt Regency openings that Hongkongers will love – in Okinawa, Bangkok and Bali | Style Magazine | South China Morning Post

Hyatt Hotels & Resorts has announced the opening of three new hotels later this year – in Okinawa, Bangkok and Bali – under the Hyatt Regency brand. …

Hospitality

David Chipperfield Architects completes pink visitor centre and chapel at Inagawa Cemetery

A pink pigmented concrete building designed by David Chipperfield's studio for a cemetery in the Japanese town of Inagawa has been captured in …

Architecture

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14 Restaurants in Kyoto to Satisfy your Culinary Cravings

Restaurants in Kyoto : 14 Fabulous Choices<p>Kirakutei<p>Revel in the taste of each season at Kirakutei, where seasonal cuisine creates a magical, romantic …

This is what a 10,000-yen (US$92) Tokyo bento boxed lunch looks like【Taste test】

It’s <b>more than 10 times more expensive than a typical bento</b>, but is this <b>Tokyo Station luxury</b> worth the price?<p>Usually, when most people think of <b>bento</b> …

New Tokyo meditation studio will teach you to “be in the moment” in relaxing 30-minute sessions

We checked out <b>downtown Tokyo’s newest mental oasis</b>, and came away <b>feeling better about our “lightly cloudy” selves</b>.<p>Over the last several years, the …

5 Ura Harajuku Spots for Unique Fashion, Food and Creative Inspiration

Ura Hara Tokyo (an abbreviation of “Ura Harajuku”) is a network of back alleys in Tokyo’s hip Harajuku district. Just around the corner from the …

5 Must-See Bamboo Forests Around Tokyo

When asked to picture rural Japan, a few things immediately come to mind. The sun reflecting off of endless stretches of rice paddies, ancient …

11 Things to Do in Gunma in Summer | All About Japan

Registered on the Ramsar List, this is the most famous wetland in Japan, and a prime spot for hiking.<p><b>Access:</b> 120 min. by bus from JR Jomo Kogen …

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Gallery Kawari English Page | Gallery Kawari

“Gallery Kawari” was started as a small equipment blacksmith in 1907.<p>Now it is renovated as a gallery next to the iron foundry but it still remains …

Osaka Gallery Map / EN

COMICO ART MUSEUM YUFUIN

Admission<p>Advance reservations are required for admission. Be sure to make a reservation online before visiting the museum. Admission fees are as …

[Movie] Ashikaga Flower Park: a Breathtaking Wisteria Wonderland and a CNN Dream Destination

If you’ve heard of CNN’s “Dream Destinations,” you might have heard about Ashikaga Flower Park, the only location in Japan chosen by the program. The …

Japan’s Whisky Rebellion

From the remnants of his family’s shuttered distillery, one man makes a name for himself in Japan’s soaring whisky industry.<p>As the aging, …

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Interlocking indoor and outdoor levels bring Japanese house close to nature

For this lakeside house in Japan, Tokyo-based studio Sugawaradaisuke used five interlocking levels to create multiple viewing platforms both inside …