— by Venus Wong: Tokyo is a city that’s equally grounded in the past as it is the future – and that’s fully reflected in Trunk(House), the newest arrival to the city’s hotel scene. The hotel is converted from a former geisha training house and will feature one room only. It has a custom art collection inspired by the city and a private karaoke room, dubbed ‘the smallest disco in Japan’. It’s a quirky alternative to its more design-led sister, Trunk(Hotel) in Shibuya…

Image courtesy of Tomooki Kengaku Photography

July 31, 2019