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 | Adventures, Lifestyle

The Top Beauty Trends for Spring 2016

We all have our go-to looks. Some have mastered the perfect blow out, others like to flash meticulously manicured fingers, while a few have come...

By Juliette Olah
April 12, 2016 | Health & Beauty

Fitness, Play and Food at My Village, Toyosu

I recently discovered a wonderful yet little-known facility aimed at families in Toyosu. Opened late last year, My Village in Toyosu combines a kids' gym...

By Harumi Gondo
April 11, 2016 | Families

This Weekend: Tokyo Area Events for April 9–10

The hanami fever is gradually winding down, but there are still plenty of opportunities to enjoy the spring season! This weekend, Odaiba will be hosting...

By The Savvy Team
April 8, 2016 | Lifestyle

Asian Home Furnishings Sale 2016

Each year, the Women's Group at Tokyo American Club hosts its Asian Home Furnishings Sale, with a unique selection of furniture, decorative accents, tableware, antiques,...

By The Savvy Team
April 6, 2016 | Lifestyle

Five Top Japanese Beauty Products to Try in April

The arrival of cherry blossom season means spring is finally here, which means it's time to switch up our beauty routines. This month we have...

By Alisa Kerr
April 5, 2016 | Health & Beauty

Delicious Modern Greek Food at The Apollo, Ginza

After falling in love with Greek food during a family trip around the Mediterranean several years ago, I have been trying to find those same...

By Kelly Wetherille
April 4, 2016 | Food & Drink

Xvin, Shiodome: Chinese Dining To Impress

With plenty of superb restaurants to choose from in Tokyo, it’s a difficult task to find one that adds something new to the scene. Delicious...

By Alexandra Hongo
April 1, 2016 | Food & Drink

This Weekend: Tokyo Area Events for April 2–3

It’s the first weekend of April and despite the hustle and bustle associated with the beginning of the new academic and fiscal year (or preparations...

By The Savvy Team
April 1, 2016 | Lifestyle

All You Need to Know About Japanese Cherry Blossoms

“Sakura, sakura, ima saki hokuru” (桜、桜、今咲き誇る; cherry blossom, now you are in full bloom) sang Naotaro Moriyama, son of the gorgeous Japanese folk and Jazz...

By Ai Faithy Perez
March 31, 2016 | Lifestyle

Get Down at an 80s Disco Dance Party

Admit it. You love music from the 80s and sometimes hold private dance parties at home, where you sing along to Michael Jackson, Whitney Houston,...

By The Savvy Team
March 30, 2016 | Lifestyle