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In the era of minimalist design, there is no one better than the Japanese to display the very essence of minimalism incorporated in their daily life. A Japanese home is minimalist to the core right form design to furnishing, fittings and accessories. Minimalist Lifestyle, Minimalist Interior, Minimalist Living, Minimalist Decor, Minimalist Design, Minimalist Bedroom, Interior Minimalista, Japanese Bedroom, Japanese House

32 photos that show how obsessed Japan is with minimalism

In Japan, people are stripping down their homes in favor of minimalist designs. The practice dovetails with the rise of Marie Kondo and the deep-rooted influence of Zen Buddhism. Here's what they look like.

The family-run Nishiyama Onsen Keiunkan in Kyoto, Japan is a hot springs hotel that has been operated by 52 generations of descendants for over years. Hotel World, Hotel S, Guinness, Palmer House, Islands In The Pacific, Kyoto Japan, Home Pictures, Japan Travel, Japan Tourism

Oldest Hotel in the World Has Been Operated by the Same Family for Over 1,300 Years

The family-run Nishiyama Onsen Keiunkan in Kyoto, Japan is a hot springs hotel that has been operated by 52 generations of descendants for over 1,300 years.

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FUKUI Tourism Guide

The official Fukui travel site, Fukui dot-com, is run by Fukui Prefectural Tourism Federation. It shows you various event information in Fukui, Fukui Prefectural Dinosaur Museum, hot springs, the beautiful Echizen Coast and Wakasa Bay, heroes connected with Fukui during the end of the Edo Period, accommodations, sightseeing spots access ranking, delicious food, such as Echizen Oroshi Soba Noodles, or buckwheat noodle, Sauce Katsu-Don, or pork cutlet bowl. We also have a lot of features of…

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World’s Scariest Bridges

Rotting wooden planks, held aloft by rusty bits of wire, stretch out in front of you. You reach for a railing to steady yourself, but all you find are two threadbare ropes. The howling wind blows the rickety footbridge from side to side. Somewhere below you lies the forest floor—you don’t even know how far.All bridges serve a purpose, whether utilitarian or inspirational. And some of them, like Musou Tsuribashi—this shaky, 50-year-old crossing in southern Japan—add a distinct element of…

Jean-Touring in Japan - The Ultimate Travel + Leisure Bucket List Japan Travel Guide, Asia Travel, Japan Tourism, Ultimate Travel, Travel And Leisure, Oh The Places You'll Go, Where To Go, Touring, Travel Inspiration

T+L Editors Share the Trips on Their Bucket List

Travel + Leisurestaffers share the once-in-a-lifetime experiences at the top of their travel bucket lists.

Our guide to finding the best gifts and souvenirs in Japan. Famous Fish, Tokyo Restaurant, Tokyo Station, Tsukiji, Visit Japan, Travel Light, Antique Prints, Travel And Leisure, Best Gifts

Where to Buy Souvenirs in Japan

Our guide to finding the best gifts and souvenirs in Japan.

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In Hokkaido, the Ultimate Japanese Snow Country

On the starkly beautiful island, Junot Díaz finds a rugged mountain landscape and an unexpected mash-up of cultures.

Tashirojima Island~Cats outnumber the human residents on the Island. In the past, the islanders raised silkworms for silk, relying on stray cats to control the mouse population. The fishermen would feed the cats that hung around the inns, Fukuoka, Big Cats, Cats And Kittens, Hello Kitty Themes, Cat Sitting, Warrior Cats, Cat Walk, Cat Lovers, Cute Animals

Craziest Places for Cat Lovers

Stephanie Harwin, who writes the cat-obsessed blog Catsparella, will go to great lengths to get her feline fix. On her quest to fulfill a lifelong dream—visiting Japan’s Hello Kitty theme park—Harwin endured a bout of severe food poisoning, a language barrier, and a long journey to reach her happy place.“You ride a boat through a world of all of the Sanrio characters, and I rode that at least three times,” she enthuses. There’s also a life-size replica of Hello Kitty’s house and a parade…

Kanazawa Station, Japan The futuristic station at Kanazawa, in Japan's Ishikawa Province, is entirely elevated and covered by a large roof. The Tsuzumi Gate, built in dominates the frontage. Inside is a large shopping mall and seven platforms. Train Route, By Train, Train Platform, Central Station, World's Most Beautiful, Train Travel, Heritage Site, Around The Worlds, Architecture

World’s Most Beautiful Train Stations

Up ahead, turrets frame a dome above a grand hall finished in marble, glass, and gold. But this isn’t another European cathedral. You’ve arrived at Belgium’s Antwerp Central Station.Whether neo-Baroque or contemporary, the world’s most beautiful train stations were designed to make a big impression. Many were constructed during the late 19th century, a golden era when train travel was new, intriguing, and glamorous. Today, stations from every era continue to impress, attracting travelers who…

A Suntory Holdings Ltd.'s blender tastes a glass of whisky at the company's Yamazaki distillery in Mishima County, Osaka, Japan, on Friday, September Japanese Whisky, Japanese Sake, Grain Whisky, Blended Whisky, Pubs And Restaurants, Single Malt Whisky, Rice Wine, Wine Making

Japan Distillery Travel

Travelers who opt for this tour spend 12 days haunting Japan’s finest sake makers, distilleries, breweries, and restaurants, all while exploring some of the country’s most beautiful sites.

music: "Nick Of Time" by Big Score Audio Japan Tourism, Summer Youtube, Gazebo, Travel Destinations, Audio, Outdoor Structures, Landscape, Movie, Content

Dazaifu, Japan 4K (Ultra HD) - 太宰府 Summer

music: "Nick Of Time" by Big Score Audio

「氷の聖地 奈良」でいただく こだわりかき氷 Japan Tourism, Acai Bowl, Ice Cream, Breakfast, Desserts, Food, Acai Berry Bowl, No Churn Ice Cream, Morning Coffee

「氷の聖地 奈良」でいただく こだわりかき氷 2019

なんで奈良ってかき氷なん?ちらほらとそんな声が聞かれるようになりました。 わ、ムッチャおいしそう〜〜!どこの店に行く〜??と気が急くのはのは分かりますが、先ずは氷を愛する神様をお祀りする氷室神社さまからスタートしましょう!

Whether you're traveling in Tokyo or out for Japanese food, it can be hard to navigate a sake menu. T+L spoke to sake sommelier Yasuyuki Suzuki for some tips on how to order sake like a pro. Japan Tourism, Travel And Leisure, Japanese Food, Crafts To Make, Canning, Tips, Tokyo, Traveling, Cocktails

How to Order Sake

Sake sommelier Yasuyuki Suzuki shares his tips on how to order the Japanese beverage.

Each year million Nemophilas (baby blue eyes) bloom in Japan's Hitachi Seaside Park drawing in people from all over the world. See the pics. Ibaraki, Pretty Flowers, Blue Flowers, Japanese Park, Hitachi Seaside Park, Costa, Japan Tourism, Spring Photos, Japanese Flowers

Over 4 Million Blue Flowers Bloomed at a Japanese Park

Each year 4.5 million Nemophilas (baby blue eyes) bloom in Japan's Hitachi Seaside Park drawing in people from all over the world. See the pics.

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Where to Buy Cool, Affordable Glasses in Japan

Many visitors to Japan look to buy clothing, pottery, robes, and slippers for souvenirs, but most don't know that Japanese glasses and eyewear are super-sleek—and often much more affordable than they are in the U.S.