• The Ritz-Carlton Announces Japanese UNESCO World Heritage Site Property

    5 monthes ago - By Global Traveler

    The Ritz-Carlton, Nikko is slated for a 2020 debut as the brand's first hotel in Japan set within a UNESCO World Heritage site.
    “Today's luxury traveler is increasingly seeking out unique experiences and the opportunity to become immersed in a destination's culture. We are delighted to meet this need by opening exceptional properties in exciting new locations such as Nikko,” said Lisa Holladay, global brand leader, The Ritz-Carlton. “We will be working to curate a Nikko experience that truly showcases what is special about this destination while bringing to life and honoring its UNESCO...
    Read more ...

     

  • Get Cultured at the Ritz

    5 monthes ago - By Global Traveler

    The Ritz Carlton Hotel Co. announced plans to open a new property in Nikko, Japan - amid a UNESCO World Heritage site. The region, set amongst mountains, rich forests and historic traditions, is known for its natural beauty, religious significance and culture. Famous Buddhist temples and Shinto shrines decorate the area and provide visitors with scenic attractions.
    The Ritz-Carlton will open its new property on the east end of Lake Chuzenji, south of Mount Nantai. Guests will have easy access to Nikko's National Park and UNESCO World Heritage-designated area.
    The hotel will feature 94...
    Read more ...