Rachel E T Davies is a British writer and editor living in Kyoto. Rachel moved to Japan in January 2016 after a number of years working in the luxury hospitality and fashion industries as a PR professional.

Rachel is currently working on a freelance basis for a number of media outlets both within Japan and across the globe. Specialising in luxury and boutique travel, food and drink, her articles have appeared in publications including Condé Nast Traveler, Lonely Planet, Suitcase Magazine, Citizen Femme etc. Her images have appeared in Singapore Tatler, Lodestars Anthology (social media takeover), Grazia etc.

As well as producing Girljin in Japan, Rachel works closely with brands, (former clients have included UNESCO World Heritage, Visit Nara and Japan National Tourism Organisation (JNTO)), to share authentic narrative and reach a dedicated following. With a deep understanding and drive to connect people and communities, Rachel can turn her editorial and creative hand to work across print, digital and social, from photography to story-telling.

If you have any questions or would like to discuss ways to work together, please get in touch:

racheletranter@gmail.com | @girljininjapan