The site of many a dramatic letter opening is the latest selection for our world’s most beautiful libraries list.
Laura Studarus is a Los Angeles-based freelance travel writer. Sometimes she can go several hours without a cup of tea. Follow her on Instagram at @laura_studarus
The music legend was a lover of this iconic Japanese city, and if you push beyond the usual tourist sights you can find what he did.
Squatters once enjoyed the unparalleled views that come with Amsterdam’s bridge gatehouses, but now they’ve been overhauled and are some of the city’s most unique hotel rooms.