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Restaurants
5 of the Most Picturesque & Relaxing Cafes in Kyoto
Our picks for some of the most picturesque and chilled-out cafes in Kyoto!
Shops
What to get as souvenirs from Kyoto? 5 shops with cookies so delicious you won’t believe it!
There is so much to choose in Kyoto when it comes to edible souvenirs, but if you like Japanese cookies, be sure to check out this article and the best cookies in Kyoto! But be careful, the cookies are addictive!
Restaurants
More than Just Fushimi Inari – Discover the Fushimi area in this 3 Hour Sightseeing Course!
Beloved by locals, the Fushimi area is home to the world-famous Fushimi Inari Taisha Shrine. The reason for its popularity is its ease of access from Kyoto station and the Gion District and its quiet atmosphere. However, the Fushimi area is more than just the famous shrine; it’s also a great place to enjoy the non-touristy side of Kyoto and shop, eat and walk with the locals. In this article, we’ll introduce you to an unusual shrine and a shopping street little known to the majority of tourists!
Things to Do
Shugaku-in Imperial Villa
Shugaku-in Imperial Villa is a retreat with a garden fit for the royal family
Staff Reviews
Restaurants
HEIAN JINGU SHRINE Restaurant & Banquet
Enjoy a lovely afternoon tea with views of a beautiful Japanese garden
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Shops
Ryosen – Yasaka-no-Tou Store
Hakuchikudo – Traditional Handcrafted Kyoto Fans
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Restaurants
Seien
Seien – Always Changing Jewel-like Agar Desserts
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