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5 travel features tagged “Nightlife”

Where to find Kyoto’s glow

After the sun goes down, geishas recede behind closed doors and teahouses shut down for the night, the ancient Japanese city offers spectacular nighttime charms.
Read more… 09 February 2014

A golden slice of old Tokyo

The historical Golden Gai neighbourhood is a world away from the glitz of Japan’s capital, with narrow laneways housing about 200 tiny bars, most of which seat fewer than 10 patrons.
Read more… 16 August 2013

Mini Guide

Mini guide to Tokyo’s nightlife

With unparalleled theatres and an array of bars that are favourites among locals and visitors alike, discover the best of Japan’s capital after dark.
Read more… 18 February 2013

Local flavour on Kyoto’s Kiyamachi street

Tucked in the cracks of Kyoto’s biggest nightlife strip is a warmer side to the city, with home-style cooking, old wooden buildings and laid-back regulars.
Read more… 08 May 2012

Shibuya: Tokyo's best night out

The towering department stores, music venues, dance clubs and all-you-can-eat dessert cafés cater to the city’s twenty-somethings.
Read more… 03 September 2010

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