The Ultimate Japanese Onsen

Bathing in Japan isn’t just a means to get clean but a complex ritual to be savored. To experience all its splendor you must stay at a traditional onsen ryokan. These traditional inns are More


In Love with the Japanese Arts

How to tie a kimono, arrange an ikebana flower arrangement, write kangi calligraphy…these are skills we never dreamt we’d learn, but with three days in the historic city of Kanazawa and the help of More


A Japanese Honeymoon Home

There is something about honeymooning in a house…especially when that home is gorgeous, exotic, and one you don’t have to clean yourself. Instead of a hotel for our Kanazawa honeymoon, we opted for a More


Kyoto’s Most Romantic Retreat

Kyoto is a vibrant city, filled with culture, history, and sites to see but if peace, quiet, and romance is what you seek, stay at Hoshinoya Kyoto. Thirty minutes outside of the city center More


Lose Yourself in the Park Hyatt Tokyo

Remember that to die-for hotel in Lost in Translation? The one where Bill Murray is completely pampered, sipping Suntory whiskey in that swanky jazz bar, rendezvousing with Scarlett Johannson at the sky pool, or gazing More


Quintessential Japan: Kyoto

Picture your most elegant image of Japan–a woman in a floral kimono walking under the shade of her paper umbrella or a zen garden perfectly manicured in a courtyard of red maples–this is Kyoto. More


Island Fun at Kohama Resort

Some hotels have an incredible location, restaurant, and pool and then just rest on their laurels. Not Hoshino’s Risonare Kohama. This fabulous resort has so many activities and relaxing outlets–18-hole golf course, full spa, More


Iriomote Island Getaway

After our wonderfully cultural experiences on Taketomi, we took the ferry to neighboring Iriomote for some adventure-packed excursions. With the perfect combination of waterfalls, wildlife, breath-taking coastlines, mangroves, and hiking trails, sub-tropical Iriomote is More


Ryokan Romance

If there is any place that understands the art of hospitality, it’s a Japanese ryokan. More than a hotel, these traditional Japanese inns embody the refined customs, exceptional cuisine, and unique culture that make More


Japan’s Newest and Most Romantic Ritz Carlton

We have always dreamed of staying at the Ritz Carlton (Who hasn’t?) and when we heard about a brand new Ritz opening in the gorgeous Nago Bay, Okinawa we had to make it north More

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