Japan

By Rikesh Chauhan | 18 Jan 2022

Pitti Please!

It’s been over two years since I last travelled to Florence for Pitti Uomo. In fact, the last time I left the UK in general was for Pitti, all the way back in January 2020. As soon as our feet t... Read More

By Tempus | 16 Nov 2021

Christmas Gift Guide Week pt. II: Food and Cooking

With Christmas fast approaching, this week sees Tempus compile the best gifts to grab for a family member, a friend - or even yourself. From Monday to Friday, we will be looking at the best luxury gif... Read More

By Gabriel Power | 30 Sep 2021

Skytrax World Airline Awards 2021: Qatar Airways named world's best airline as Singapore Airlines, ANA also win big

Qatar Airways has been crowned Airline of the Year by the international air transport rating organisation Skytrax, in a ceremony that saw the airline rack up six major awards. The airline, which serve... Read More

By Tempus | 16 Sep 2021

House of Suntory launches Japan's oldest-ever whisky

Iconic Japanese whisky firm House of Suntory has unveiled the oldest whisky ever produced by a Japanese distillery, the Yamazaki 55.  The spirit, originally crafted in the 1960s&nb... Read More

By Gabriel Power | 08 Sep 2021

Sachi and Sakaya: the pinnacle of Japanese cuisine

Outrageous. Astounding. Magnificent.  This is just a small collection of the myriad gushing adjectives sufficient to describe a night of dining and imbibing at Japanese eatery Sachi and its adjac... Read More

By Gabriel Power | 28 Aug 2021

A Japan for all seasons

With the eyes of the world on the Olympics and Paralympics (which begin on 24 August), one could be forgiven for believing that the cultural draw of Japan revolves solely around Tokyo. The towering ne... Read More

By Freddy Clode | 17 Aug 2021

REVIEW: South Place Hotel, London

Once working from home had become the norm for the majority of the British workforce, one of the greatest changes this new era spawned was the relocation of many professionals, from living in the comm... Read More

By Tempus | 29 Jul 2021

The best London rooftop bars for summer 2021

In the wake of "Freedom Day" and the lifting of lockdown restrictions in the UK, millions of Londoners have been looking to get back among the hustle and bustle of the city's peerless ni... Read More

By Nicky Morris | 14 Jul 2021

OMEGA, the Official Timekeeper of the Olympic Games, will bring revolutionary technology to the Tokyo 2021 event

OMEGA, the Official Timekeeper of the Olympic Games, will bring almost 90 years of experience to Tokyo 2021. Having occupied this position on 29 occasions since 1932, OMEGA has created the world&rsquo... Read More

By Ross Forbes | 05 Jul 2021

The art of living fearlessly: the creatives revolutionising the worlds of art and fashion

Visionary fashion designer Lee Alexander McQueen was renowned for his fierce creativity and desire to push the limits of fashion and its artistry. It is unsurprising, then, that his Sarabande Foundati... Read More

By Tempus | 28 Jun 2021

The road to Tokyo: a look at 2021's highly anticipated Olympic Games

As the most highly anticipated sporting event in the calendar, the Olympic and Paralympic Games are without peer, even through difficult times. Indeed, when one looks at range of disciplines and the l... Read More

By Polly Jean Harrison | 02 Jun 2021

Get ready for Japan’s ski season with these three top resorts

Though the 2019/2020 winter season ended abruptly in the middle of March, there is hope for the future as next year’s ski season is set to be one of the best. Global tourism is beginning to reco... Read More

By Judy Cogan | 25 May 2021

The secret service

Luxury is built on a foundation of secrecy. The high-end and unattainable will always be alluring, whether bound to the satisfaction of topping the waiting list for a rare and exceptional watch, or th... Read More

By Michelle Johnson | 10 May 2021

Built for speed: an interview with Le Mans record-breaker Phil Hanson

British driver Phil Hanson is just 21 years old, yet the endurance racing champion is already dominating the world of motorsport. In 2020, amid the pressures of the global Covid-19 pandemic, Hans... Read More

By Gabriel Power | 24 Mar 2021

European Detour: Portugal

With international travel now a very real possibiliy in 2021 after a lengthy delay, holidaymakers are already gearing up to take to the European mainland for the post-pandemic trip of a lifetime. But ... Read More

By Gabriel Power | 15 Mar 2021

For goodness' sake: exploring Japan's ancient beverages

Centuries have passed, fuedal kingdoms have battled, shogunates have seized and lost control and an entire empire has risen and crashed in a spectacular ball of flames. The written history o... Read More

By Ross Forbes | 06 Mar 2021

Fighting talk: How the success of British MMA has inspired us to discover the physical power and mental discipline of martial arts

Over the last decade, Britain’s mixed martial arts (MMA) scene has enjoyed a golden period on the world stage. Thanks to its high-level intensity and global appeal – enabled by the do... Read More

By Tempus | 05 Mar 2021

Aman announces first branded residence in Tokyo

Luxury hotel group Aman has this month announced its first foray into residence-only developments with Aman Residences, Tokyo, located in the stunning new Toranomon-Azabu... Read More