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Sumo wrestling lies at the heart of Japanese culture. So a hotel that combines the sport with elegant accommodations in the center of Japan’s capital will surely be able to offer a…

Akihabara is known for its electronic stores, maid cafes, and all things pop culture-related. When visiting it, staying at a regular hotel seems almost a waste. After all, this is THE geek…

A new Tsukiji restaurant is yet again bringing the spirit of Oktoberfest to Japan’s capital. Schmatz Beer Dining Ginza Shochiku Square, which opened on December 16, combines the very best of German…

The Aoyama St. Grace Cathedral in Omotesando has long been known as the lovers’ paradise. The impressive Western-style wedding venue has been the place of many proposals and nuptials, so when it…

There’s nothing quite like a nice sushi dinner. But it’s not always easy. Conveyor belt-style kaitenzushi restaurants feel a bit too casual while more elegant places in Tokyo can break your wallet…

Core Jewels has always believed that you can do more with jewelry. They have proved as much when, after being founded in 2003, they rolled out a stylish accessory line incorporating black…

Mount Takao is a popular travel destination that puts Tokyoites into contact with nature while having the decency of being relatively close to the center of the capital. And now, trail runners,…

The history of the hookah, an instrument for smoking tobacco, goes back to about the 16th century. On the other hand, the Buddhist school of Zen has roots that go back more…