Japan

Photo review: The Ritz-Carlton, Kyoto

Photo review: The Ritz-Carlton, Kyoto

The Ritz-Carlton, Kyoto Room type: Garden Terrace Suite Duration: 16th > 18th December, 2017 Booked with: Dorsia Travel I never thought I would write about a Ritz-Carlton property.  I always assumed were I to do so, it would not be by choice.  It would be because I was down to my […]

Short review: Aman Tokyo, Tokyo

Short review: Aman Tokyo, Tokyo

Aman Tokyo, Tokyo Room type: Aman Suite Duration: 13th > 16th December, 2017 Booked with: Dorsia Travel There are too many cities where there is not an abundance of choice and I end up back at the usual gigs, even if I did not have a great or even mildly adequate […]

Review: Gora Kadan, Hakone

Review: Gora Kadan, Hakone

The best things in life are free, they said.  Get out of the city and enjoy the fresh, country air, they said.  Well to them I say: you have never been to Gora Kadan. Gora Kadan, Hakone, Japan Room type: Jacuzzi Suite Duration: 11th -> 12th September Booked with: AMEX FHR Introduction […]

Review: Aman Tokyo, Tokyo

Review: Aman Tokyo, Tokyo

Aman Tokyo opened last December as the first city Aman.  Going completely off script from their existing business plan of very remote, ~30 room resorts, this is supposedly the start of expansion into other cities world wide, I thought we would try out their latest venture. Aman Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan Room […]