Kinkakuji is widely known as the Golden Pavilion and is a three story Zen Buddhist temple in northern Kyoto. The temple originates from 1938 and is formerly known as Rokuonji.
Tokyu Harvest Club Kyoto Takagamine & VIALA: Newly opened gorgeous hotel inside the historical Shozan Resort Kyoto.
Mrs. Matsui's family home was previously a workshop that produced hand-woven obi sashes. Today, the guest room is open for gue..
A hidden gem, Ryokan Yamazaki is worth the 30 minute bus ride from central Kyoto. Tranquil surroundings, hearty food and family..
Ichiwa is an thousand year old store with longstanding connections with Yasurai Matsuri festival at Imamiya Shrine selling aburi-mochi,..
Tohichi is a new Ramen noodle restaurant in Kyoto, featuring superb clear soup and home-made noodles with Jidori chicken
Trying to find vegan foodie options in Japan? Try Morpho Cafe in Kyoto! They've got an extensive menu, friendly staff, and most..
Tenryu-ji (天龍寺) is the head temple of the Tenryuji sect of Rinzai Zen Buddhism and was first established by shogun Ashikage Takauji in 1339 to ho..
Ginkakuji (銀閣寺) is widely known as the Silver Pavilion and was built in 1482.
Kiyomizudera, or Kiyozimu Temple, is a famous temple on the edge of the Higashiyama district of Kyoto. The temple, whose name translates to “Pure Water”,..