Opened this past November, Osaka Excel Tokyu Hotel rethinks the classic Japanese business hotel format in a delightful way. While the basic design concept is rooted in generations-old Japanese aesthetics, its wow factor comes from the interior designers’ approach of filtering them through a kaleidoscope. This effect is accomplished with ornate hexagonal lamps, carpeting with geometric shape motifs and pops of happy gold and blue hues. The lobby adds to that with a whimsical, but sophisticated mix of artwork and decorative ornaments, with a color palette and ornamentation that extends to 364 private rooms and suites throughout 17 floors.
Finding a beachfront Punta Cana all-inclusive resort for all ages can be daunting when you want to take home great memories with loved ones but also experience a sophisticated escape. Now, you can have both thanks to a new resort: Finest Punta Cana.
As we get closer to the 2020 Tokyo Summer Olympics, avid travelers and sports fans will become more acquainted with the name Kengo Kuma. He is not an athlete, but his innovative approach to building materials and open spaces have made him a world champion in architecture. This summer, all eyes will be on the Kuma-designed New National Stadium, the site for the opening and closing ceremonies as well as key football and rugby matches.