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This story originally appeared on Azuki, the pygmy hedgehog in Japan who has captured the hearts, eyes and social media likes of thousands... Read More

Starting in January, those visiting Japan will be able to travel luggage-free thanks to a new initiative.Having to lug your bags with you once you... Read More

The business district of Marunouchi is home to Tokyo Station, the Imperial Palace, and several hotel chains, but the past decade has seen a big... Read More

Looking for a sense of security? You may want to head to Tokyo.According to the Safe Cities Index 2017, a report produced by The Economist Intelligence... Read More

While most frequent fliers are used to the occasional delay because of weather or a maintenance issue, the reason for 14 flight disruptions at an... Read More

This story originally appeared on Aileen Adalid entered the corporate world at age 19 after graduating from De La Salle University... Read More

On Tuesday, MasterCard revealed the results of its annual Destination Cities Index. The survey not only provides insight into the spending of... Read More

Amid rising tensions between the United States and North Korea, Pyongyang launched a missile that flew over Japan on Friday.While many people... Read More

This story originally appeared on like his bestie Taylor Swift, singer Ed Sheeran has a thing for cats. And, as it turns out, the... Read More

Proposals for a Trans-Siberian railroad that would connect the two cities have been in the works for nearly a year, but Russian President Vladimir Putin... Read More

Most people probably don't belt out their favorite tunes while riding carnival attractions. But on the Big-O (a popular Ferris wheel at the... Read More

There is, arguably, no more quotable person in the travel sphere than Anthony Bourdain.Whether he’s proclaiming his “disgusting, shameful” love of fast... Read More

The A-List is Travel + Leisure's annual selection of the world's best travel agents and destination specialists, as chosen by the editors. Rely on these... Read More

This story originally appeared on aren't many frills at the Nine Hours hotel, but when you're only staying for a nap... Read More

Every major flight deal site from Thrifty Traveler to Scott’s Cheap Fares and The Airfare Spot seem to have honed in on a secret: you can fly to Japan... Read More

Travel in minimal luxury. Don’t worry, that’s a good thing.MUJI, a go-to paradise of minimal home furnishings, accessories and apparel, is a palace for... Read More

This story originally appeared on About a year after I moved to Tokyo with my husband and two boys, my 6-year-old vanished off the street. No,... Read More

What you’ll end up paying for a cab can vary greatly from one country to another due to local regulations.To help travelers get a sense of what they can... Read More

In Japan, names are incredibly descriptive. Tokyo, before 1868, was known as Edo, which means estuary. When it became the imperial capital of Japan, the... Read More

The case of Amelia Earhart’s mysterious disappearance may not be closed after all.A History Channel documentary that aired on Sunday, "Amelia Earhart:... Read More

The mystery of Amelia Earhart’s doomed flight just might have been solved.A photograph from the National Archives shows a woman and man on a dock who... Read More

This story originally appeared on Japanese airline Vanilla Air, a subsidiary of All Nippon Airways, has apologized after forcing a man in a... Read More

Solo travel is becoming an increasingly popular choice for travelers, according to data from Airbnb.The home booking site revealed that the... Read More

Countries around the world can vary greatly when it comes to their tipping practices.While most Western nations expect you to tip, tipping may not be... Read More

Kim Kardashian West and her husband Kanye West may be two of the most recognizable people on Earth, but that doesn’t mean they can’t get away with... Read More

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