Japan

Japanese tree between scattered room.

ROOMS ALL OVER THE PLACE

Enso Ango is Japan’s first ‘dispersed’ hotel. Rooms and amenities are scattered walking distance apart in the aim to boost guest experience by immersing…

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The Library web banner with Onsen of Japan book cover featuring illustration of person by hot spring.

ONSEN OF JAPAN

Japan’s hot springs have been treasured for thousands of years. In Onsen of Japan, Steve Wilde and Michelle Mackintosh look at 140 of the…

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JAPANESE HOTEL DATA LEAK

About 125,000 items of customer information have been stolen from Japanese hotel chain Prince Hotels Inc’s website. “We deeply apologize for the inconvenience and…

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DEAD STAY IN CORPSE HOTEL

A shortage of crematoriums in Japan has produced wait times for ‘funeral refugees’ before cremation. In a residential street in Japan’s Kawasaki city the…

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