Henn-na Hotel staff

This Japan hotel is almost entirely run by robots

A hotel in Japan almost entirely run by robots has opened its doors to the public.

bunch of Ruby Roman grapes

Bunch of grapes sells for record $8,200 in Japan

A bunch of grapes fetched a record one million yen, or approximately $8,200, at an auction in Ishikawa, Japan.

Kyoto Golden Temple

Kyoto named world’s best city 2015

For the second year in a row, Kyoto, Japan has been voted the world’s best city by readers of Travel + Leisure magazine.


Eel-flavored soda to launch in Japan

A Japanese company has created a limited-edition eel-flavored soda as a refreshing summer treat.

Pair of Japanese melons

This guy just paid $12,400 for a pair of Japanese melons

A single pair of premium melons fetched an eye-watering 1.5 million yen ($12,400) at an auction in Japan on Friday.

Barack Obama and Shinzo Abe

Obama, Abe to dine on fusion food with Hawaiian twist

At a state dinner Shinzo Abe, Barack Obama and hundreds of guests will tuck into an array of food that links Japan and the United States.

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