Elle Café, Roppongi Hills

This tiny French café at Roppongi Hills seats only about eight customers, but its authentic French pastries and sandwiches make for a tasty—and chic—lunch on...

By The Savvy Team
July 18, 2013 | Food & Drink

Matsuri Madness: Summer 2013

Summer in Japan brings with it many good things to distract you from the heat—pineapple flavored chu-hi, kakigori (snow cones), and fireworks, just to name...

By Elisabeth Lambert
July 17, 2013 | Families, Lifestyle

Alexander Wang to Open First Tokyo Flagship

With 50 sales points across the country, Alexander Wang is hardly new to Japan. But this October, the American designer will open his brand's first...

By The Savvy Team
July 12, 2013 | Fashion

Six Kid-Friendly Places to Escape the Elements

Whether it's the sweltering humidity of the Japanese summer, the dark, cold days of winter, or the downpours of the rainy season, there are times...

By Elisabeth Lambert
July 11, 2013 | Families

Summer Music Festival Style

Big Beach Festival has come and gone, but Fuji Rock, Summer Sonic and a host of other outdoor music festivals are just around the corner....

By Kelly Wetherille
July 5, 2013 | Fashion

Singapore with Kids

As any parent will understand, traveling with kids can be daunting, especially when getting to the destination requires a long flight. It is for this...

By Mia Moranza
July 4, 2013 | Families

Three Great Tokyo Parks You’ve Never Heard Of

If you’re tired of fighting the summer crowds at all the usual parks, then try heading to a spot that’s slightly off the locals' and...

By Elisabeth Lambert
July 3, 2013 | Families, Lifestyle, Out & About

L’Occitane Opens Aoyama Flagship

L’Occitane en Provence, the French company known for its divinely-scented skincare, haircare and body products, opened a new Tokyo flagship in Aoyama on June 28.

By Fashion Headline
July 2, 2013 | Health & Beauty