Asia

Our list of articles tagged with "Asia."

March 1, 2021

Yosegi: A Traditional Craft in Hakone, Japan

Yosegi-zaiku is a form of traditional wood marquetry from Hakone, a mountainous region near Mount Fuji, Japan. Artisans of Leisure arranges unique experiences of traditional crafts throughout Japan.

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November 10, 2020

Gyeongju, South Korea’s Ancient Capital

The city of Gyeongju offers an excellent introduction to South Korea’s ancient past through its rich array of fascinating mountain temples, royal burial mounds, stone carvings, ruined palaces and more.

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November 4, 2020

Temple Cuisine in South Korea

Buddhist temple cuisine is highly recommended for vegetarians and travelers wanting to experience a unique side of South Korean culture.

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May 9, 2019

Touring Toyosu and Tsukiji Markets in Tokyo

For anyone interested in sushi and Japanese food in general, touring markets in Japan is a must. We arrange early morning visits to the wholesale Toyosu Market in Tokyo to watch the tuna auction. We also arrange insider food tours of Tsukiji Outer Market. Artisans of Leisure customizes private Japan tours that provide an in-depth […]

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