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Japanese hotel-inspired pods set to help tackle Brisbane’s homelessness crisis

A grassroots charity takes a Japanese hotel concept and turns it into a short-term shelter for the homeless. Key points: Pod style accommodation will give people access to private shelter and bed Goodna Street Life has six pods and has plans for eight more The service receives 15 calls a day from people seeking help […]

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We found the “best breakfast in the world” in this Japanese hotel, and it was not cheap【Taste test】

That high-priced Kobe breakfast broke our brains, but did it make our hearts sing or just make our wallets cry? In many cases, a breakfast at the hotel is just a quick meal to refuel before heading out for a day of sightseeing. But on our recent trip to Kobea breakfast at the hotel itself […]

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artist kei endo accurately details japanese hotel rooms with watercolor and gel pens

the artist’s office kei endo’s office, an artist’s lair: watercolor palette on the side, colors smudged after a thousand brushstrokes and water droplets, gel pens and pencils sharpened, strips of paper with vibrant reflections and the name of the colors , and a sheet of paper taped to the desk. in this article, the architectural […]

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Frank Lloyd Wright’s tableware was created for a Japanese hotel

To attract Western travelers to Japan, the Japanese government commissioned American architect Frank Lloyd Wright (1867-1959) to design the Imperial Hotel in Tokyo. Wright’s overall designs for his buildings included nearly every item, including tableware. Known as the Cabaret pattern, this porcelain dinnerware was designed for the Cabaret dining room at the Imperial Hotel, which […]

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Japanese hotel guests in December return to pre-pandemic levels

Newsfrom Japan Politics Economy January 31, 2022 Tokyo, Jan. 31 (Jiji Press)–The number of Japanese guests at Japanese-style “ryokan” hotels and inns in Japan as of December 2021 stood at 39.46 million, up 4.0 percent from to December 2019, before the COVID-19 outbreak in Japan. country, the Japan Tourism Agency said in a preliminary report […]

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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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The stunningly beautiful Japanese hotel lobby is interactive art that changes with the seasons 【Photos】

The presence of each guest changes the appearance of the hall, making each moment unique and beautiful. Upon entering a the hotel lobby, there are some pretty standard things that you would expect to see. A check-in counter. A few chairs or sofas. Maybe a free coffee machine. What you are probably not considering, however, […]

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Zippin sets up cashless store in Japanese hotel | Coping with COVID-19

Photo courtesy of Zippin. February 18, 2021 Zippin, a cashless technology provider for brick and mortar retail, has set up a convenience store in a hotel. Zippin’s partner Fujitsu, a systems integrator, worked with Koyo Group, a real estate developer, to implement the cashless store at a hotel in the Yokohama Techno Tower Hotel, according […]

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Zippin sets up cashless store in Japanese hotel | Dealing with COVID-19

Photo courtesy of Zippin. February 18, 2021 Zippin, a cashless technology provider for brick and mortar retail, has set up a convenience store in a hotel. Zippin’s partner Fujitsu, a systems integrator, worked with Koyo Group, a real estate developer, to implement the cashless store at a hotel in the Yokohama Techno Tower Hotel, according […]

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Koyo Group tests cashless biometric technology in Japanese hotel

Koyo Group, which operates convenience stores and restaurants in hospitals and other establishments across Japan, partnered with Zippin and Fujitsu to open a cashless store in the Yokohama Techno Tower Hotel in Kanagawa. The care of Green Leaves More store, which sells prepackaged food and drink as well as fresh boxed bento meals, opened earlier […]

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Opening of a new Japanese hotel, The Royal Park Canvas-Kobe Sannomiya

The new venture of Royal Park Hotels and Resorts Company, Ltd. aims to connect travelers and locals alike in Kobe, a bustling city with sets of unique little shops and restaurants. Following recent launches in Osaka and Kyoto, The Royal Park Canvas – Kobe Sannomiya is the group’s first hotel in Hyogo Prefecture, further strengthening […]

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How did Gojong’s ceramics end up in a Japanese hotel? : The DONG-A ILBO

The then French statesman, Marie François Sadi Carnot, gifted a set of two ceramics to King Gojong of Joseon in 1886 after establishing diplomatic relations with the country. It is a white Salamine vase with polychrome decoration and a Clodion vase from the Manufacture Nationale de Sèvres. The Salamis vase is currently in the National […]

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This Japanese hotel in Kanazawa offers free accommodation for tourists stranded in Japan

The Covid-19 coronavirus has wreaked havoc around the world, causing flight cancellations and entry bans, blocking tourists abroad. Unable to return home, travelers find themselves stranded in a foreign country for an unforeseeable period of time. Kaname Inn Tatemachi, a family-run hotel located in Kanazawa in western Japan, offers free accommodation to international tourists stranded […]

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New Japanese hotel brand seeks to deliver next-generation digital hotel experience – Hospitality Net

Popular Japanese real estate developer Global Agents announced the eagerly awaited opening in February 2020 of their new hotel brand, / slash. This new brand seeks to revolutionize the traditional hotel industry in Japan and offer what could be called the next generation of digital hotels. The first branch will open just a five-minute walk […]

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New Japanese hotel brand seeks to deliver a next-generation digital hotel experience

TOKYO, February 10, 2020 / PRNewswire / – Popular Japanese Real Estate Developer Global Agents announced the eagerly awaited February 2020 opening of their new hotel brand, / slash. This new brand seeks to revolutionize the traditional hotel industry by Japan and deliver what you might call the next generation of digital hotels. The first […]

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Japanese hotel chain offers Pokémon rooms with giant Snorlax and Pokémon plush gifts – Mothership.SG

Apartment Hotel Mimaru is a chain of hotels in Japan that offers large rooms for up to four people with kitchens, dining areas and living rooms. Its newer rooms, however, are quite special. Mimaru Hotel has rolled out Pokémon-themed rooms to cater to Pokémon fans: Dining room. Via Hotel Mimaru The walls of the room […]

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Japanese high-tech hotel finds service robots easily hackable

This article originally appeared on VICE Asia Japanese technology is the envy of people all over the world. High-tech robots have become attractions in Tokyo, with restaurants and hotels in the city opting for these futuristic assistants. They are effective, entertaining and interactive. But what happens when humans use them for evil rather than good? […]

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This Japanese hotel is a glorious relic of a lost world

SO THE FOREIGNERS OF THE NINETEENTH CENTURY who first ventured into the Japanese mountain town of Nikko came away enchanted by the scenery: ornate Shinto shrines amid rivers, forests and waterfalls. But those same visitors were less impressed with the accommodation options. Many complained about the local inns, furnished with futon beds placed on the […]

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Onyx signs deal for first Japanese hotel in Hokkaido snow

An artist’s interpretation of the 126-room Amari Niseko hotel. Onyx Hospitality Group has signed a 15-year management contract with Metropoly Holdings Ltd, a Hong Kong-based real estate company, to operate Amari Niseko, its first hotel in Japan. The 126-room property, which will open in 2024, is located in the Niseko Hirafu district of Hokkaido and […]

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Take the worry out of Olympic accommodation with a “Japanese hotel on wheels” for rent

If you are planning to visit Tokyo for the 2020 Olympics and have not yet made a reservation for a place to stay, you might have a really nasty surprise in store when you start your search. For example, on the travel rate aggregator website Booking.com, any search for weeklong accommodation in the Tokyo area […]

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Japanese hotel opens a room with flight simulator for aviation geeks | The independent

A hotel in Japan opens a room with a flight simulator to appeal to aviation enthusiasts. The Haneda Excel Hotel Tokyu, inspired by its location near Tokyo Haneda Airport Terminal 2, is launching the Superior Cockpit Room from July 18. However, #avgeeks must book the experience separately as it is not included in the room […]

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A modern Japanese hotel that offers authentic experiences

The Capitol Hotel Tokyu in Tokyo, Japan offers authentic experiences to its guests in a luxurious setting… [+] setting that blends traditional Japanese architectural styles and sophisticated modern. Courtesy of Capitol Hotel Tokyo From an evening hosted by geishas to a private experience at the Shinto shrine, Capitol Hotel Tokyu offers authentic experiences to its […]

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Henn-na Hotel: What is it like to stay in a Japanese hotel with robots | The independent

The electronic doors open and the first thing that catches my eye is the velociraptor, all the blinking teeth, the snout snouted up, and the sickle-shaped claws. He wears a groom’s hat and white bow tie, chatting in Japanese. And yet, despite the deranged quirk of speaking to a Jurassic man-eating predator, that’s not the […]

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New investment law authorizes first project led by Japanese hotel chain

Japan-based Okura Hotel will open its first hotel in Myanmar with help from Japan’s government-private fund in 2020, according to the company’s press release dated July 28. Construction of Okura Prestige Yangon will begin this year and is expected to be completed by 2020. Okura Prestige Yangon will be the company’s first project in the […]