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Asador El Cielo: The Thrill of the Spanish Grill

When I was recently invited to check out a relatively new Spanish-inspired restaurant in Roppongi—a district synonymous with the multicultural scene in Tokyo—I instantly imagined...

By Jessica Sayuri Boissy
April 29, 2016 | Food & Drink

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New Natural and Bio-Active Skin Treatments at Ao Spa

This month Andaz Tokyo’s luxurious Ao Spa has launched an exciting new facial and body treatment menu with a focus on natural and bio-active skincare,...

By Alisa Kerr
April 28, 2016 | Health & Beauty

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Café Cent Trente Neuf: Shibuya’s Cozy French Kitchen

Often when I'm in Shibuya, I find myself looking for somewhere to get away from all the crowds, so it's always a pleasure to discover...

By Bonnie Waycott
April 25, 2016 | Food & Drink

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The Work of Issey Miyake at NACT, Roppongi

The National Art Center, Tokyo is now showing a comprehensive design exhibit on the works of Issey Miyake. Ten years in the making, the long-awaited...

By Chanyn Kirtman
April 22, 2016 | Living, Style

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This Weekend: Tokyo Area Events for April 23–24

While many of you may be making plans for the upcoming Golden Week, there are plenty of opportunities to enjoy Tokyo and its surroundings this...

By The Savvy Team
April 22, 2016 | Living

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Hidden Harajuku: Exploring the Back Streets

Harajuku is famous for being the vibrant neon epicenter of youth fashion and kitsch crepes. However, if you venture a little further into the back...

By Joanna Pearce
April 20, 2016 | Living, Travel


Onsen Etiquette: Things to Know Before Taking the Plunge

Taking a bath seems simple enough. Something along the lines of "run the tap, allow to fill and get in" is pretty much how most...

By Juliette Olah
April 19, 2016 | Health & Beauty, Living

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Summerhill International School’s Spring Food Show

If you like food and supporting worthy causes, you'll want to make sure you're at Summerhill International School's campus in Moto Azabu this Wednesday, when...

By The Savvy Team
April 18, 2016 | Living

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This Weekend: Tokyo Area Events for April 16–17

This weekend is all about new experiences and giving back to the community, with a traditional Indian festival, Japanese traditional horseriding archery show, learning about...

By The Savvy Team
April 15, 2016 | Living

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Aux Bacchanales: A Magic Formula for Modern French Cuisine

Facing Shimizudani Park near Akasaka Mitsuke and Nagatacho stations is a stylish brasserie filled with French esprit. Tokyo's French dining becomes extra special at Aux...

By Bonnie Waycott
April 15, 2016 | Food & Drink

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Thailand’s Treasures Beneath the Andaman Sea

The sound of exploding firecrackers shattered the early evening calm as our four-day trip across the Andaman Sea got underway. After watching this traditional Thai...

By Bonnie Waycott
April 14, 2016 | Travel