The Ritz-Carlton, Kyoto

Set along the cherry-tree-lined banks of the Kamo River, the Ritz-Carlton, Kyoto, channels the subdued ambience of the former imperial capital’s ryokan, or inns. A commitment to tradition is apparent at every turn, from the lattice-framed lobby lounge decorated with washi-paper artwork to the garden-filled courtyard with its three-story stone waterfall. Japanese minimalism reigns in […]