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Let’s collect goshuin temple stamps in Kyoto! Top 5 famous temple stamps

The calligraphic temple stamps you can receive at shrines and temples are great souvenirs. Here are the 5 most popular temple stamps in Kyoto!
Kenji Jan. 23, 2019
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Vanessa’s tipsy excursion to the home ground of sake in Kyoto, Fushimi Chushojima!

You can find out a lot about sake in Fushimi Chushojima, and in this half-day excursion to this sake area of Kyoto you’ll find the best way to tour the distilleries!
Vanessa Jan. 23, 2019
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Matchmaking the Kyoto way: 8 shrines and temples that are going to help you find a partner

The shrines of Kyoto are here to help you find love in your life, so say goodbye to your bachelor life here in the old capital!
Vanessa Jan. 23, 2019
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The perfect Arashiyama itinerary for second day in Kyoto

Second day in Kyoto, and you want to see the Bamboo Grove in Arashiyama and enjoy some wagyu beef? Look no further! The best itinerary for Arashiyama first-timers!
Sampo Jan. 23, 2019
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Seven places you can enjoy with the whole family

What are the best places in Kyoto for families with children? Find out the best 7 places to enjoy with the whole family in Kyoto!
Vanessa Jan. 23, 2019
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It’s time to welcome 2019! The most interesting New Year’s Eve traditions in Kyoto!

Do you want to know what New Year’s traditions there are in Kyoto? If you want to know how the people of Kyoto spend the New Year, come join Vanessa as she finds out!
Vanessa Jan. 23, 2019
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Experience the culture of Kyoto through these 5 cooking classes!

If you come to Kyoto, would you like to experience something different? How putting on a bandana and trying to master Japanese cooking?
Vanessa Jan. 23, 2019
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Top 5 most popular shrines and temples for the first shrine visit of 2019!

The start of a new year means a visit to a shrine or a temple in Japan, and so in Kyoto, many people head to the shrines and temples of this ancient capital. So come find out which shrines and temples are the top destinations in 2019!
Vanessa Jan. 23, 2019
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Autumn leaves in Arashiyama 2017, one villa and seven temples!

Autumn is maybe the most beautiful time of the year in Arashiyama, and we decided to celebrate this in 2017 by going to a villa and seven temples! Not to forget the Togetsu-kyo Bridge and Bamboo Grove!
Sampo Jan. 23, 2019
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Hunt for the autumn leaves in Ohara in 2017

The autumn leaves of 2017 are turning to vivid colors of red and yellow, so of course we had to go see what Sanzen-in Temple looks like in autumn 2017!
Sampo Jan. 23, 2019
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Mt. Ponpon in Takatsuki: Hiking from Osaka to Kyoto

Mt. Ponpon is located on the border of Kyoto and Osaka, so it’s a nice chance to actually walk from Osaka to Kyoto, or vice versa.
Sampo Jan. 23, 2019
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5 Kyoto mysteries! Do you know them all?

When sightseeing in Kyoto, pay attention to your surroundings. You may notice some mysterious things!
Vanessa Jan. 23, 2019
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A one-day pilgrimage to the fancy food and culture mecca of Kyoto, Okazaki!

Heian Shrine, museums, and food are all great in Okazaki, so come, let’s be cultural for a day and enjoy life in Kyoto!
Vanessa Jan. 23, 2019
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Hop on the bus in Kyoto with the 500 yen One-day Pass!

With the One-day Pass you get to easily go most of the sightseeing spots in Kyoto for cheap!
Vanessa Jan. 23, 2019
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Riding a bike down Kamo River and discovering the beauty of Kyoto again!

Cycling, running, picnicking, and hopping on turtle stepping stones by the Kamo River makes you almost feel like a real Kyotoite!
Vanessa Jan. 23, 2019
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Sampo Oct. 08, 2018
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Pilgrimage to the three otaku havens of Kansai

This is a pilgrimage to the heartlands of otaku in Kansai: to Nipponbashi in Osaka, Teramachi in Kyoto, and San Center Plaza in Kobe.
Sampo Jan. 23, 2019
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Top 20 cultural experiences you can have in Kyoto!

The absolute best cultural experiences in Kyoto chosen by Sharing Kyoto!
Erika Jan. 23, 2019
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20 most recommended museums in Kyoto!

One Sharing Kyoto writer chooses the best 20 museums in Kyoto!
Erika Jan. 23, 2019
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Half-day itinerary for Toei Kyoto Studio Park

Toei Kyoto Studio Park offers an Edo and Meiji period experience that is the perfect choice for those who want to not only see samurai and ninja performances, but also wear costumes and become historical characters themselves.
Shiho Jan. 23, 2019
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Easy Kyoto Station itinerary for families with kids

Kyoto Station is a place almost everyone goes to when in Kyoto, but there are many family friendly places around it that are extremely easy to get to.
Sampo Jan. 23, 2019
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Cheapest and fastest way to get to Kyoto from Kansai International Airport

Which one is the cheapest and fastest way to get to Kyoto from KIX? Hankyu? JR? Keihan? We’re going to find out.
Sampo Feb. 26, 2019
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Spend a day in the historical Nijo area of Kyoto

A perfect itinerary for your day in the historic Nijo area! See, eat, and enjoy!
Vanessa Jan. 24, 2019
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The 20 landmarks that represent Kyoto the best!

The Kyoto Tower maybe the most famous landmark in Kyoto, but it is far from the only one! Check this article for the best ones.
Erika Jan. 24, 2019
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Top 20 free places in Kyoto with the best scenery

If you want to see beautiful scenery in Kyoto, and for free, look no further! The best 20 spots with the nicest scenery in Kyoto.
Sampo Jan. 24, 2019
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Randen tram trip to the World Heritage Ninna-ji

Did you know that you can conveniently get from Arashiyama to the World Heritage Site Ninna-ji Temple by taking a tram?
Vanessa Jan. 24, 2019
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Kyoto’s absolute top 20 Japanese gardens you must visit!

When in Kyoto, you have to visit Japanese gardens, so look no further for a list of the best rock and pond gardens!
Erika Jan. 24, 2019
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Kyoto Tower and skywalking at Kyoto Station

Kyoto Tower and Kyoto Tower Hotel: observation deck, shaved ice, public bath, great views, and the Skyway of Kyoto Station; all in this one article.
Sampo Jan. 24, 2019
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Kyoto’s absolute top 20 temples and shrines you must visit!

There are over 3000 temples and shrines in Kyoto, but here you can find a list of the 20 best ones!
Erika Jan. 24, 2019
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5 Life-changing Zen Buddhist Temples in Kyoto

We at Sharing Kyoto have been to many Zen Buddhist temples, but this time we bring you the 5 that left the biggest impression on us.
Sampo Jan. 24, 2019

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