Travel & Leisure released its list of 50 Best Places to Travel in 2020. The list is compiled by Travel & Leisure editors as well as travel writers, advisors, and other experts. Destinations were chosen based on their prominence in the “global conversation” as well as “perennial favourites that are […]
A fire broke out at Kyoto Animation’s studio in Japan on Thursday morning, killing 33 people and leaving 36 people injured. Apple CEOTim Cook called the suspected arson attack “devastating” and “a tragedy felt far beyond Japan” in a tweet on Thursday. Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe also tweeted his […]
The mayor of Kyoto wrote a letter to Kim Kardashian-West on Friday, urging her to “reconsider” trademarking her new shapewear line, “Kimono.” Mayor Daisaku Kadokawa wrote that national initiatives are already underway to register “Kimono culture” with UNESCO’s Intangible Cultural Heritage list, as it is an asset to be “shared […]
Although Tokyo is a fascinating place to visit, Japan offers many other interesting towns and cities. Japan has a lot to offer in terms of activities and environments since it’s made up of so many islands. Other good Japan destinations include Kyoto, Osaka, Naoshima, Hakone, and Kamakura. When planning a […]
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Kyoto was recently named the best city in the...