Selena Hoy

Lives In

Tokyo, Japan

Selena Hoy is a Tokyo-based freelance writer specializing in food, culture, recreation, art, business, and travel. Selena's work has appeared in publications such as The Independent and BBC.


Selena's work has appeared in The Independent, BBC, The Guardian, Bloomberg CityLab, Business Insider, The Atlantic, Marriott Bonvoy Traveler, SAGE Publishing, The Japan Times, Travel + Leisure, BBC Good Food, Atlas Obscura, Japan Today, and many other publications.

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