Storied is inspired by the people, places, crafts, and traditions of Japan - sharing stories unearthed across an archipelago of alluring culture. Storied is made for people seeking a connection to unknown characters and hideaways that are longing to be visited.
As an independent journal and online platform, Storied celebrates the notion of slow and sustainable journalism, touching personal narratives, and considered recommendations for the conscientious explorer. So, whether your interest is travel, design, or cultural heritage, let the pages of Storied take you on a journey into the true heart of Japan.
Volume Two takes us on a journey across the length and breadth of Japan, exploring the varied islands of the country, investigating the rise in distinct customs that are held together by a shared Japanese way of life.