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There is no doubt that Krug producer great champagnes. In the opinion of many of…

Dear Fuji-san…

…from Mike Marklew Not so much a language Since all the darn limousine buses have gone non-smoking, I use the Skyliner to and from Narita airport. On my way back to town…

Dave Jones’ Cafe Beat

Concerning the after-taste of Laphroaig & the artistry of Dick Francis Of all the single malts, which lo me are what scotch is all about, the ones I like best are those…

No ‘Kurisumasu’? What humbug!

by Mike Marklew Sketch by Tim Ernst It’s always very amusing to be told by folk living in other countries, how sorry they are for us poor gaijin in Japan who miss…

Staying healthy in Japan

by Elyse M. Rogers SAISEIKAI CENTRAL HOSPITAL Although it is very Japanese in style and ambience, the Saiseikai Central Hospital (Saiseikai Chuo Byoin) has many fine facilities and is lo­cated in an area…

Dave Jones’ Cafe Beat

Independent hoteliers are an endangered species. Surround­ed by predaceous hotel chains, they are fast disappearing into the maws of their voracious predators. But a few, like Ichiro Inumaru of the Imperial Hotel,…

Table Talk

with Donna Sweeny  More on those great New Orleans eateries! Incomparable jazz, good times, great food: New Orle­ans has it all, and plenty of it. Sprawling houses on the bay­ous, secluded farms,…

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New Shibuya Bakery Shibuichi Rises to the Occasion

Shibuichi Bakery, which opened October 5 in Shibuya, is run…

Tarinzaki Chrysanthemum Art Project Makes Designart Debut

Hailing from the city of Nihonmatsu in Fukushima, tarinzaki is…

Grand Prince Hotel New Takanawa and Shinagawa Prince Hotel Offer Up Spooky Halloween Treats

From October 1 to October 31, Grand Prince Hotel New…

Tsutaya Premium Combines Unlimited Streaming and Store Rentals

Why choose between streaming and store rentals? With Tsutaya’s new…

Book and Bed Tokyo Opens Fourth Branch in Asakusa

Book and Bed Tokyo, the unique hostel that lets you…

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