Japanese hotel

Country Snapshot: Japanese Hotel Market to Grow by 18,000 Rooms [Infographic]

According to the TOPHOTELPROJECTS construction database, Japan will experience steady growth in the coming years, fueled by expansion to Osaka, Kyoto and Tokyo. Our researchers report that 72 hotels with 17,730 rooms are currently in the works across Japan. We take a closer look at the country’s development slate and highlight some projects that are […]

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Japanese park English dog poop warning doesn’t mince words 【Why is Engrish happening?】

kanji oddity leads to some harsh language in reminder to pet owners. Like many people, since the start of the pandemic, I have spent a lot more time walking around my neighborhood than before. When you feel locked in the house but still trying to avoid the crowds, Japan’s often congested trains and subways are […]

Japanese restaurant

At London’s Theatrical Beaverbrook Town House, the cocktail bar and Japanese restaurant steal the show

An old 18th-century London haunt isn’t where you might expect to find cutting-edge omakase, but that’s exactly what’s on the menu at Chelsea’s brand new Beaverbrook Town House. The boutique hotel, which marks the second outpost of the Beaverbrook brand (and its first in London), includes two stately Georgian townhouses that were originally commissioned by […]

Japanese restaurant

At London’s Theatrical Beaverbrook Town House, the cocktail bar and Japanese restaurant steal the show

An old 18th-century London haunt isn’t where you might expect to find cutting-edge omakase, but that’s exactly what’s on the menu at Chelsea’s brand new Beaverbrook Town House. The boutique hotel, which marks the second outpost of the Beaverbrook brand (and its first in London), includes two stately Georgian townhouses that were originally commissioned by […]

Japanese restaurant

At London’s Theatrical Beaverbrook Town House, the cocktail bar and Japanese restaurant steal the show

An old 18th-century London haunt isn’t where you might expect to find cutting-edge omakase, but that’s exactly what’s on the menu at Chelsea’s brand new Beaverbrook Town House. The boutique hotel, which marks the second outpost of the Beaverbrook brand (and its first in London), includes two stately Georgian townhouses that were originally commissioned by […]