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Ask the Concierge: Revisiting Asia – Part 1

by Tuesday, May 28, 2019

In this two-part series of Ask the Concierge we travel through Asia, revisiting 10 of our favourite destinations. Join us we ask these concierge where they take their own guests, what the best places are for night-time entertainment, what key phrases visitors should learn, what their best keep secrets are and many more tips you need to know when travelling through Asia!

Insights from an expert, from toys to cherry blossom, in Tokyo

by Tuesday, September 4, 2018

Mandarin Oriental Tokyo’s Director of Concierge Services is Masumi Tajima. She has worked at the hotel since it opened, 13 years ago. She was born in Gunma prefecture, which is famous for traditional hot springs of the highest quality; a unique combination of nature and industry; and winter sports, like skiing and snowboarding, close to major ...

Finding rare moments of tranquility… and retail therapy!

by Friday, July 28, 2017

Have you seen the 2003 movie “Lost in Translation”, directed by Sofia Coppola and starring Bill Murray and Scarlett Johansson? If you have, you’ll recall their characters, Bob and Charlotte, stay and meet each other at the Park Hyatt Tokyo. Well, in this week's Ask The Concierge, we were treated to an insider's guide to Tokyo by the Chief Concierge of ...