If you’ve got time to explore Japan, make sure you see these five great cities.
It wouldn’t be a trip to Japan without seeing Tokyo, the sprawling capital city. It’s home to many great attractions and also offers amazing shopping and nightlife. You could easily spend a week here, but take a few days and you’ll be able to soak up the highlights.
Japan’s third-biggest city used to be the capital, and remains an important commercial center. It’s also known for its foodie culture, nicknamed Tenka no Daidokoro, or the nation’s kitchen.
A city scarred by the atom bomb dropped in 1945, Hiroshima has a fascinating history. Visit the spellbinding memorial site and then explore the vibrant culinary scene, which has flourished in recent years.
This mountain city is found in the Japanese Alps, and offers a taste of traditional life. There are loads of gardens, castles, temples and shrines to explore, not to mention amazing views.
A port city squeezed between the sea and a mountain range, Kobe is a beautiful place to spend a few days. It’s also home to delicious Kobe beef, a premium meat known for its tenderness.
The first-ever iceless curling experience at the Curling Café and the beloved cozy igloo experience will arrive at Bank of America Winter Village at Bryant Park this holiday season. New York City is already a hot spot for visitors each holiday and the Curling Café and Cozy Igloos are just another addition to the festivities guests can experience when in the city.
The Greek tradition of health and wellness runs deep; travelers can find a multitude of therapies to meet their wellbeing needs, from healing spas, herbal therapies, hypnotherapy, massages and more. In Greece, the approach to wellness focuses on the “whole” and the ways in which the mind, body and soul interact. A state of balance is achieved through a good relationship between the emotional and natural state, which can be found throughout Greece at its more than 800 medicinal spas.
Celebrate the holidays at The Post Oak Hotel at Uptown Houston. Throughout the month of December, the Houston hotel offers guests a selection of unique festive experiences.
With the cold weather coming and the long winter months ahead, it's time to start investing in some cozy loungewear — whether you buy it for yourself, add it to your holiday wish list or buy it for your loved one. Nowadays, loungewear is so popular and in demand with everyone working from home; there are so many different brands and types to choose from, but a new one just hit the shelf. Chrissy Teigen is known for many things, specifically her cookbook Cravings.
Prepare your taste buds for the trip of a lifetime in Greece. About 100 Greek products — from wines, cheese and fruits to honey and oils — earned a Protected Designation of Origin from the European Union, and the country’s most beloved dishes include Greek Choriatiki salad, tzatziki, souvlaki and moussaka, with its layers of eggplant, potato, minced meat and bechamel. And those are only a few of the many highlights.
Riggs Washington D.C., set in a historic Washington, D.C. building once home to Riggs National Bank, partners with RdV Vineyards to offer world-class wine tasting experiences exclusive to Riggs guests. RdV Vineyards is situated on a steep, granite hillside 60 miles outside of the nation’s capital.