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Let The Ritz-Carlton, Kyoto Guide You on a Journey to Discover the Spiritual Heart of Kyoto

Sunday, January 1, 2017  

Having acted as the capital city of Japan for over 1,200 years, the city of Kyoto is a living, breathing window into Japan’s history.

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Sumptuous Seasonal Offerings in Kyoto for An Unforgettable New Year’s Holiday

Thursday, December 22, 2016 

With stunning vistas overlooking the Kamogawa River, Japanese gardens and the Higashiyama Mountains, The Ritz-Carlton, Kyoto is located in a beautiful setting, perfect for a relaxing stay at the end of the year, and a revitalizing start to the new year. 

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Let Yourself Be Surprised by World-Class Italian Cuisine and Cheese in The Heart of Kyoto

Tuesday, November 1, 2016

The city of Kyoto was the capital of Japan for over 1200 years and home to the kitchen of the Imperial Court. Japan’s leading nobles inherited a multitude of refined cuisines, including specialties unique to Kyoto such as elegant Kyo-kaiseki-ryori, vegetarian-friendly Shojin-ryori, and Obanzai for everyday dining.

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Unlocking The Myseries of Kyoto via Daily Activity Programs at The Ritz-Carlton Kyoto

Saturday, October 1, 2016

Back in 794, Kyoto, called Heian-kyo (meant "tranquility and peace capital") in its time, became the seat of Japan's imperial court, beginning the Heian period of Japanese history. 

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New Signature Treatment “Kyoto Bamboo Ritual” at The Ritz-Carlton Spa

Tuesday, August 9, 2016

For the first time in Japan, Kyoto’s finest healing space, The Ritz-Carlton Spa at The Ritz-Carlton, Kyoto is offering the ESPA “Kyoto Bamboo Ritual”, starting in August. The treatment invites you to relax deeply, as if you were refreshing your spirit in a Kyoto bamboo grove. 

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Experience Authentic Japanese Culture through a variety of Activities at The Ritz-Carlton, Kyoto

Wednesday, May 10, 2016

Located in the heart of a city famed for its Zen temples, historic palaces and beautiful gardens, The Ritz-Carlton, Kyoto, the city’s first international luxury branded resort, invites guests to uncover its best kept secrets and hidden gems

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Osteria Francescana’s charismatic chef, Massimo Bottura will appear in Kyoto for the first time at La Locanda’s Guest Chef Event “A Tavola Con Valentino – Chef Valentino’s Table”

Monday, April 4, 2016

The Ritz-Carlton, Kyoto, opened in February 2014 will offer the second of the food and art events, “A Tavola con Valentino – Chef Valentino’s Table” at the Italian restaurant, La Locanda.  

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The Ritz-Carlton, Kyoto Welcome Children Program with The New Ritz Kids® Night Safari

Wednesday, January 20, 2016

One of the world's leading hotel chains, The Ritz-Carlton opened in Kyoto in February 2014 as the fourth location in Japan of the Marriott Hotel Group luxury hotel chain.  

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Discover Japan with The Ritz-Carlton, Kyoto and The Ritz-Carlton, Tokyo Through 'One Journey, Two Capitals'

Monday, October 5, 2015

From the vibrant pop culture and cosmopolitan nightlife of Tokyo, to the zen gardens and ancient temples of Kyoto, The Ritz-Carlton enriches the experiences of its Ladies and Gentlemen, looking after every aspect of their travels in Japan between the two cities.

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Virtuoso® Honors The Ritz-Carlton, Kyoto with A 2015 Best of The Best Hotel Award

Monday, August 31, 2015

International luxury travel network Virtuoso® recently announced the winners of its prestigious 2015 Best of the Best hotel awards at its 27th annual Virtuoso Travel Week conference, where The Ritz-Carlton, Kyoto was recognized for the Best Achievement in Design. 

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