Chocolate embodying style, romantic fervor

Travel | HOTELS & RESTAURANTS Jan 23, 2020

Chocolate embodying style, romantic fervor

Some matches are meant to be. That's certainly the case with one of Tokyo's most iconic hotels, The Okura Tokyo, and celebrated Belgian Royal Warrant chocolatier Pierre Marcolini with the release of the Silver Heart Coffret ed. 2020 from Feb. 1 to March 31 ...

Anniversary menu serves up delectable fare

Travel | HOTELS & RESTAURANTS Jan 16, 2020

Anniversary menu serves up delectable fare

There's no occasion like the present at Namiki667, the signature restaurant of Hyatt Centric Ginza Tokyo, where festivities to commemorate the hotel's second anniversary are in full swing from Jan. 22 to Feb. 29. Chef Toru Hirakawa is inviting diners to splurge and savor a ...

Various features to celebrate milestone

Travel | HOTELS & RESTAURANTS Jan 9, 2020

Various features to celebrate milestone

The Imperial Hotel marks its 130th anniversary in November and is organizing a series of events and products celebrating the milestone. In commemoration, the hotel has overseen publication of a book featuring the hotel's 50-year-old Old Imperial Bar. "Imperial Hotel Old Imperial Bar Book," published ...

Strawberry desserts bursting with flair

Travel | HOTELS & RESTAURANTS Jan 2, 2020

Strawberry desserts bursting with flair

Japan's love affair with strawberries remains unabated at ANA InterContinental Tokyo, with the Strawberry Sensation 2020 extravaganza, using approximately 7,000 kilograms of strawberries, scheduled to run from Jan. 15 until May 31. The Champagne Bar, where an Austrian-inspired strawberry sweets buffet sees at least 25 ...

Welcome the new year with a bubbly toast

Travel | HOTELS & RESTAURANTS Dec 12, 2019

Welcome the new year with a bubbly toast

Are there any sights more welcoming than a freshly poured glass of Champagne? With occasions for celebration becoming more frequent up until the end of the year — and indeed, the decade — the answer is undoubtedly "No!" Partnering with two of the world's premium ...

Keep warm with hearty meals served en cocotte

Travel | HOTELS & RESTAURANTS Nov 14, 2019

Keep warm with hearty meals served en cocotte

Head to the Hotel Century Southern Tower's Cocotte Fair for a marriage of prime Japanese produce and French brasserie cooking techniques. Running until Feb. 29, 2020, the event celebrates the ancient cooking method of en cocotte, using world-famous Staub cast-iron cookware that stores and seals ...

Savor rich British cuisine and funky tunes

Travel | HOTELS & RESTAURANTS Nov 8, 2019

Savor rich British cuisine and funky tunes

Britain is not unique in its stance as a nation obsessed with food; its contribution to the culinary canon speaks of rich flavors and nods to the country's history. Such is the thinking behind Prince Hotels and Resorts Timeless U.K. British Fair 2019. Intimate dinners ...

Comforting ambiance accompanies fine dining

Travel | HOTELS & RESTAURANTS Oct 31, 2019

Comforting ambiance accompanies fine dining

Modern Japanese food in the heart of Japan's most modern city. That's what guests can expect when they walk through the doors of new Tokyo restaurant Hirakawacho Kanaya from Nov. 27. Kanaya Hotel Kanko Group brings its century-long knowledge and history of running ryokan (Japanese ...