Kyoto

Four Seasons Kyoto: The scenic pond sets a tone of tranquility
Luxury Christmas Experience: Firework at Harbour Bridge, Sydney

Hotels & Resorts

7 Ultimate Christmas and New Year’s Escapes

This holiday season, go big or stay home!

Four Seasons Hotel Kyoto

Hotels & Resorts

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Discover Tokyo and Kyoto with Four Seasons Japan Collection

Incredible dining, high culture and a host of surprises await at this trio of luxe hotels.

VistaJet Bombardier Global over the Island

Culture

These Private-Jet Tours Mark Mid-Autumn Festival in Sky-High Luxury

VistaJet has a series of uber-luxe adventures, including one tiger year trip, that we are totally mooning over.

Maldives Wellness Resorts : Aqua Wellness Center

Hotels & Resorts

World’s Best Awards 2022: Top Hotels and Top Resorts in Asia

The best city hotels and best resorts in Asia, according to readers’ votes in the 2022 World’s Best Awards survey.

Il Borgo with view at Rosewood Castiglion del Bosco

Hotels & Resorts

World’s Best Awards 2022: Top 100 Hotels in the World

There’s a new winner this year, with a luxe stay in Italy taking the crown.

A 13-foot-tall sculpture by Hebru Brantley greets guests of the Graduate Roosevelt Island, in New York City

Hotels & Resorts

These Boutique Hotel Brands Are Growing Up in a Big Way

From The Standard to Ace, once-niche brands are expanding around the world.

Shirodhara Treatment, COMO Shambhala Estate

Wellness

What Is Global Wellness Day, Who Founded It, and How to Celebrate

Meet the founder of Global Wellness Day, and get inspired by these awesome activities at hotels around Asia.

Ginzan Onsen at Yamagata, Tohoku, Japan

Tips & News

This Test Program Is the First Step For Japan in Reopening to Tourists

Read on if you’re a triple-vaxxed traveler from Australia, Thailand, Singapore or the U.S.

Anko, MO Bar

Food & Drink

These Are the 50 Best Bars in Asia for 2022

If you weren’t in Bangkok this week, you missed a really great party.

Ocean Pool Villa, JOALI BEING

Hotels & Resorts

This is the It List 2022: T+L’s Picks of the Best New Hotels in the World

100 of the most unforgettable new stays on Earth.

Hasu, Den

Food & Drink

These Are Asia’s 50 Best Restaurants for 2022

Chefs met to celebrate their peers at the first in-person Awards in Asia since 2019. T+L was there live in Bangkok.

Outrageous Spa Experiences : Six Senses Ninh Van Bay

Wellness

9 of the Most Over-the-Top Spa Experiences in Asia

Personal pampering knows no bounds at the most indulgent spas in Asia.

roku kyoto; lxr hotels

Hotels & Resorts

Review: ROKU KYOTO, the First LXR Hotel in Asia

This design-forward, boutique-feeling new hotel is an immersive Japanese luxury experience.

Best Onsen in Japan

Culture

10 Best Onsen Town Escapes In Japan

Japan has more than 3,000 onsen. These 10 stand out among them, including the best onsen towns, outdoor onsen and onsen for couples.

Udaipur

Inspiration

World’s Best Awards 2021: Top Cities in Asia-Pacific

For every frenetic and high-speed thoroughfare, there’s a narrow, hidden bylane.

San Miguel de Allende

Inspiration

World’s Best Awards 2021: Top 25 Cities in the World

What are you looking for in the top cities in the world? A distinctive sense of place, history, culture and crave-worthy food.

Capella Bangkok

Wellness

The Best 8 New Hotel Spas in Asia

Because let’s face it: everyone is going to need to recharge on the other side of all this.

Ace Hotel Kyoto

Hotels & Resorts

Review: Ace Hotel Kyoto

One of the original next-gen boutique-hotel brands has opened its first outpost in Asia, and Ace Hotel Kyoto is just as hip as you’d expect.

Kagi Maldives

Tips & News

The Top 8 New Design Hotels in Asia

We’re obsessed with these über-stylish accommodations.

Inspiration

Why You Should Plan Your Next Trip to Japan Around One of Its 72 Microseasons

Whether it’s when the irises open, the tomatoes are hung, the manatees migrate or the lobsters lose their shells — to everything there is a season. Japan might be the most poetic, but Adam H. Graham finds microseasons enrich your travels everywhere.

Hotels & Resorts

These Are the Top 500 Hotels in the World

The T+L 500 are the world’s best hotels in 2021, as voted by T+L’s discerning readers.

Inspiration

Catch the Best of Kyoto in Bloom

A whirlwind trip to Kyoto ponders the ancient, the new and the impermanent.

Hotels & Resorts

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An Elegant Kyoto Experience – Relaxed Luxury With A Personal Touch

This new central Kyoto hotel is the embodiment of timeless Japanese harmony.

Inspiration

Go Ahead, Start Planning Your Next Trip to Japan

The emergency decree is ending and coronavirus cases in Japan are waning, so naturally we’ve started to plan our next trip.

Inspiration

Kyoto: Eat, Sleep, Repeat

A cheat sheet to the newest hotels and restaurants in the imperial city.

Food & Drink

These are the Most Absurdly Delicious Dishes We’ve Eaten Recently

Quarantining has the T+L staff daydreaming of many things (social interaction?) but especially these dishes.

Hotels & Resorts

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Take a breath of fresh air amid centuries-old life in timeless Kyoto

Don’t get us started on the zen of Japan’s ancient capital: from the towering trees to the handcrafted everything, the sense of tradition here slows the heart rate. Culinary-focused Park Hyatt Kyoto brings a new retreat— and sundry feasts— for all the senses.

Tips & News

Where to go 2020

Twenty places to visit this year, including the majestic Hunza Valley, Bangkok for those with an appetite, and a new-look Kyoto.

Hotels & Resorts

Park Hyatt Kyoto

If it’s authenticity you seek in Japan’s ancient capital, a low-rise beauty wrapped around Kyoyamato, a kaiseki restaurant run by the same family since 1877, is where you want to lay your head.

the best of japan; the best of 2019

The Best New Openings in Japan 2019

Fine dining with flair, preservationist luxury hotels and a Muji mega-store.

Hotels & Resorts

The New Aman in Kyoto is Just as Serene as You’d Expect

Set in old forest amid history-laden north Kyoto, a new Aman wants you to do little more than wander, contemplate and explore both its own vast grounds and the neighborhood it calls home.

Inspiration

3 Reasons to Travel in August

T+L’s monthly selection of trip-worthy places, experiences and events.

Hotels & Resorts

Japan’s first “dispersed” hotel encourages guests to stroll Kyoto

A night in a ryokan is already a singular experience, but a new, unconventional accommodation concept in Kyoto provides a stay that’s truly immersive.

Hotels & Resorts

8 Creative Hotels For Digital Nomads

With designer digs and creative spaces, a new crop of hotels is making it easier than ever to ditch the nine-to-five and embrace the digital nomad lifestyle.

Food & Drink

5 Unforgettable Dishes You Have to Try

Whether they’re served in a bar, a humble street restaurant or a Michelin-worthy gastronomic temple, some specialties are worth seeking out no matter where in the world they may be.