Accommodation plan fit for a queen

| Jan 19, 2017

Accommodation plan fit for a queen

For women feeling like they want to be treated like a queen, the Grand Hyatt Tokyo is offering a Marie Antoinette-inspired accommodation plan through Feb. 26. The Marie Antoinette Luxury Nail Stay Plan, priced at ¥1 million (for two people), includes a night’s stay ...

Quality time for mothers, daughters

| Jan 12, 2017

Quality time for mothers, daughters

In order to make the happy occasion of starting spring more special as a university graduate, freshman or new worker, Tokyo Station Hotel is offering a mother-daughter “Spring Celebration” accommodation plan until April 28. This unique offer provides a private occasion for daughters to ...

Europe: heavy snow brings more misery, deaths, travel delays

Jan 11, 2017

Europe: heavy snow brings more misery, deaths, travel delays

Authorities dug out stranded residents as heavy snow blanketed Eastern Europe Wednesday as people struggled with travel delays, power outages and sub-zero temperatures. Homeless people and migrants were among those most at risk. The recent cold snap has now been blamed for at least ...

Greet the new year in style

| Dec 29, 2016

Greet the new year in style

The time of welcoming the new year and forgetting the old one is approaching and the Asakusa View Hotel is offering two ways of spending these special days in an elegant manner. From Dec. 27 through Jan. 9 (excluding Jan. 1 to 3) on ...

Private rooms for intimate gatherings

| Dec 22, 2016

Private rooms for intimate gatherings

The Hotel Century Southern Tower in Shibuya Ward welcomes the new year with a party plan. The offer makes it possible for guests to welcome the new year in a private room on the 21st floor, while taking in a magnificent view of Tokyo. ...

Catraband: Kitty smuggler caught in Auckland

Dec 22, 2016

Catraband: Kitty smuggler caught in Auckland

A cat-crazy Canadian woman who tried to smuggle her pet into New Zealand in a handbag was immediately sent home after being caught at Auckland airport, officials said Thursday, calling her attempt “very stupid.” Officials condemned the hapless bid to circumvent strict biosecurity laws ...

Buon Natale: Italian-style Christmas

| Dec 15, 2016

Buon Natale: Italian-style Christmas

The Shangri-La Hotel, Tokyo is offering delectable Christmas menus at its three restaurants: Italian restaurant Piacere, The Lobby Lounge and Japanese restaurant Nadaman. At Piacere, three different Christmas menus are offered: Natale Brunch on Christmas day, Natale Dinner from Dec. 23 to Dec. 25 ...

Celebrate Christmas in style

| Dec 8, 2016

Celebrate Christmas in style

This winter, the Hyatt Regency is offering the “Luxury Christmas Spa Pair Package” through Dec. 25. Guests are given three luxurious opportunities under the plan priced at ¥150,000 for two (including tax and service charge). First is a heavenly 120-minute spa treatment at “Spa ...