The New Generation of Japanese Accommodations

Any traveler to Japan knows that its sense of hospitality - the sober, subtle beauty of the country's lodgings, and the elegant, unobtrusive service within them - is unmatched anywhere else. For years, visitors could choose between two kinds of hotels: the Western kind (though often reinterpreted with Japanese materials, textiles and sightlines), or the traditional Japanese inn, the ryokan.

S. Tsutsui

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