Destination: Osaka

Fall Foliage Around the World

Central Park, New York Photo of Central Park, New York City, by joiseyshowaa via Flickr (Creative Commons)

From Osaka to Chicago, seven photos of turning leaves around the shrinking planet

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Living Among Incompatibles

Torii in Japan Photo by tiseb via Flickr, (Creative Commons)

Why Japan has the best mind Pico Iyer has encountered in a lifetime of traveling

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The Art of Kaiten Sushi

Kaiten sushi conveyor belt in Osaka, Japan Photo by roybuloy, via Flickr (Creative Commons)

Conveyor-best sushi. Sushi-go-round. Sushi train. Whatever you call it, it's a beautiful thing.

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Around the Globe with No Clothes On

Michael Yessis visited seven countries in less than three hours -- all without a swimsuit -- at Spa World, Japan's kitschiest, most worldly spa.

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Japan Unmasked

Karin Muller's "Japanland: A Year in Search of Wa" chronicles the author's time in the Land of the Rising Sun. Terry Ward writes that it offers insight into the famously closed culture -- and a dose of humor.

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