Selena Hoy

Selena Hoy

I'm a writer.

Curious enthusiast based in Tokyo. I write about food, culture, recreation, art, business, and travel in Japan and beyond.

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Neko cat cafes p article
CNN Travel

A guide to cat cafes in Tokyo

Neko cafes are not just for crazy cat ladies...

2hj preview article
CNN Travel

Tokyo's first food bank mobilizes for earthquake and tsunami victims

Second Harvest Japan taps into its network to send food and relief supplies to Tohoku...

Cream art p article
CNN Travel

Art good enough to eat or food cute enough to display?

Osamu Watanabe spreads kawaii art with the cutest cream and sugar creations...

Dsc02070 preview article
CNN Travel

Takashimaya Rooftop Garden: Take a load off in an unexpected green space

Whether you've spent a hundred yen or a hundred thousand, this garden offers respite from the consumer bustle below...

Mj p article
CNN Travel

Suit up and see Sapporo's Snow Festival

The city of Sapporo celebrates one of its most abundant natural resources, snow, at the annual Yuki Matsuri...

Ice skating rinks p article
CNN Travel

5 of Tokyo's best skating rinks

Blade up and skate along on these best Tokyo ice rinks...