love hotels

China’s Getting Into the Love Hotel Business, Which Means Attitudes About Sex Are Changing

The quickly adapting acceptance of sexual expression and freedom has revealed itself in China’s love hotels, a similar but less kinky version of their Japanese counterparts.

Bronwyn Isaac |

Love Conquers All In Japan

While most businesses in Japan are crashing, the hotel industry has found a way to “stimulate” the economy. Giving new meaning to the term “love shack,” the country’s love hotels…

Daniela Guernica |

Japanese Love Hotels Go Classy

Japan’s “love hotels” aren’t smutty, by-the-hour businesses solely used for forbidden romances. Igyeon Kim, who recently published the book The Evolution of Love Hotels, found that the hotels have diversified…

Catherine Strawn |