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Inside the Koch Brothers' Toxic Empire

The enormity of the Koch fortune is no mystery. Brothers Charles and David are each worth more than $40 billion. The electoral influence of the Koch …

Mississippi River

VENUS KAWAMURA YUKI: Shibuya, City of Love and Culture | block.81 | Columns | MTV 81

The trendy Shibuya district is undoubtedly one of Tokyo’s premier playgrounds. Even inside Shibuya, Harajuku is the kawaii (or cute) mecca, and the …


Minami-Senju Station

Minami-Senju Station at night.

Powerful Vintage Photographs Of Japanese Samurai Warriors

You might be surprised to know, that during their heyday the Japanese samurai made up less than 10% of Japan's total population and yet their …



Nishiki Market, Kyoto, Japan

Sampling the multifaceted pleasures of Japan's culinary crown jewel<p>Though I've visited so many great food bazaars in Japan, for my money, the …

Kaguraya House: Kosy In Kyoto

Kaguraya House is a lovely B&B in a century old house in the charming neighbourhood around Yoshidayama Hill. It is run by John, an American college …


HYPEBEAST Road Trips Japan: Eats at the 548-Year-Old Honke Owariya in Kyoto

Honke Owariya is kind of a big deal in Kyoto, Japan and has got that soba game on lock. Established<p>Honke Owariya is kind of a big deal in Kyoto, Japan and has got that soba game on lock. Established in 1465 doubling as a noodle shop and confectionery, Honke Owariya is mainly recognized for its …

HYPEBEAST Road Trips Japan: Classic Kaiseki at Nanba Kaiseki in Kyoto

For over 1,000 years, Kyoto was the home to the Imperial Court. However when Tokyo was made the de<p>For over 1,000 years, Kyoto was the home to the Imperial Court. However when Tokyo was made the de facto capital in 1868 and then permanently in the 20th century, Kyoto’s significance seemed to …

Tofukuji Temple

The Ritz-Carlton Kyoto - Japan Opened in 2014 in...

<b>The Ritz-Carlton Kyoto - Japan</b><p>Opened in 2014 in one of Japan’s most traditional and culturally rich cities, The Ritz-Carlton Kyoto sits on the banks …

Check out Nintendo's new Kyoto office with an old-school logo

Nintendo built a new office in Kyoto, Japan, and you can take a look at the company's new digs in a couple online galleries.<p>Nikkan reported in March 2011 that Nintendo was constructing a new office that would house its research and development division. In January 2013, amid reports that Nintendo …

Picture of the Day: Cherry Blossoms in Kyoto

CHERRY BLOSSOMS IN KYOTO<p>Photograph by <b>T. KIYA on Flickr</b><p>For three weeks starting from the vernal equinox (around March 20), cherry blossoms in Kyoto …

Letter from Kyoto: Cherry Blossoms in Old Japan

I’m sitting on a <i>tatami</i> mat in my traditional inn, drinking a celebratory Kirin beer and gazing at the full moon though the cherry blossom boughs that arc over the <i>ryokan</i>’s entrance. I feel like a character in a haiku.<p>It’s the end of a glorious two-week immersion in Old Japan. When I arrived, <b>Kyoto</b> …

Snapshots from Japan: Nishiki Market in Kyoto

GallerySnapshots from Japan: Nishiki Market in Kyoto<p>Though sushi, tempura, and teriyaki are well known Japanese dishes, one trip through <b>Nishiki Market</b> reveals just how much Japanese cuisine remains unfamiliar in much of the United States. Known as "Kyoto's Kitchen," this vibrant market features 126 …

Top 21 things to do in Tokyo for free

Exploring the Big Sushi is a mind-blowing experience, but it can also blow your budget. Don't despair <b>–</b> there’s an abundance of things to do and see in Tokyo that don’t cost a single yen. From gardens and temples to contemporary art, sumo practice and a world-famous fish market, you can experience …


Incanto Chef Chris Cosentino Does Tokyo for Instagram

San Francisco chef Chris Cosentino took over our Instagram account on his trip to Tokyo.<p>If you know the name Chris Cosentino, you know one thing: the chef at San Francisco's Incanto loves offal. But on his tour of Tokyo last week, which he documented for us on Instagram, he mostly shied away from …

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Salmon Roe Hand Roll Sushi

Hakozaki JCT / 箱崎ジャンクション

Ema at Zojoji Temple.

白川郷ライトアップ Shirakawago Lightup

Matsumoto Castle (松本城, Matsumoto-jō), Nagano, Japan

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