Beyond Honshu: Fukuoka, Japan’s Zestful Gateway to Asia

Fukuoka offers a taste of all everything Japan has to give, from shrines to skyscrapers, fantastic dining, bustling nightlife and world-class shopping. Read more

Top Things to Do, See and Eat on a 144-hour Visa-Free Stay in Shanghai

Shanghai fuses East and West like no other city on Earth: traditional houses with art deco buildings; cathedrals, synagogues and Buddhist temples with the world’s tallest skyscrapers; cheap street food with Michelin-starred cuisine. Read more

The Ryokan Reinvented: Japanese-Style Luxury at Hoshinoya Tokyo

Hoshinoya Tokyo provides unmatched luxury and comfort, infused with local tradition and design, in the heart of Japan’s bustling capital. Read more

48 Hours in Osaka: a Guide to Japan’s Coolest City

Osaka’s appeal comes in the form of its laid-back populace, a multi-faceted subcultural landscape, and a culinary tradition that earned it the nickname of ‘The Nation’s Kitchen’. Read more