In the heart of Kamakura, traditional Japanese culture not only endures, it flourishes. Here you’ll find historic temples, shops and statues with origins that can be traced back to the Kamakura period…

Now that you’ve acquainted yourself with what a hanko is and what the basic types are, it’s time for an in-depth guide on its usage. All Hanko Are Not Equal The hanko…

Founded in the mid-19th century, Ladurée began as a patisserie and salon that embodies the French philosophy known as art de vivre (art of living). Famed for its innovative edible jewelry, the…

Celebrating its 346th anniversary this year, Mitsukoshi department store is a giant in its field. While the Ginza and Shinjuku branches have become a must-visit if you’re going on a luxury shopping…

For this month’s cover story, we sat down to interview the ever-stylish Nana Komatsu at the ever-hip Hyatt Centric Ginza Tokyo. Although the hotel is always a great location for drinks and…

Serving as the top-notch location for our November 2019 magazine cover shoot, GINZA SIX offers up not only quality shopping, cuisine and city views, but also a brand-new art installation and related products to celebrate…