See its astonishing temples, castles, rock gardens, ancient splendours and, of course, geishas.
Free activities abound in the capital of Japan, a country battling a radioactive and expensive reputation.
From Tokyo to Lyon, these five cities are known for their sheer abundance of quality restaurants and their access to local produce and specialties.
A handful of museums around the world use over-the-top displays of tenderly-treated tresses to detail how hair has acted as an important cultural signifier through time.
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