Articles about shops in Kyoto

From small traditional shops selling foldable fans to huge new department stores, Kyoto has it all.

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Five carefully selected Japanese kitchenware stores in Kyoto

There is something addictive about Japanese cutlery and other kitchenware. And when you add the traditional feel of Kyoto to them, you have something really interesting in your hands.
Vanessa May. 01, 2020
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Must-visit shops during Gion Matsuri

There are many shops in Kyoto to seek for souvenirs. In this article, the best and the most accessible shops you might want to drop by while visiting the Gion Festival are introduced.
Chiemi Apr. 27, 2020
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Eating some street food at the food stalls of Yasaka Shrine!

Yasaka Shrine is always a fun place to spend an afternoon! This time we tried the food stalls of the shrine.
Shiho Apr. 27, 2020
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Summers in Kyoto are hot! So here are five refreshingly summery shops for you

If the summers of Kyoto are too hot for you, take a look at this list of the five coolest shops here!
Vanessa Apr. 27, 2020
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Summers in Kyoto are hot so here are five exceptionally cool Japanese sweets!

The desserts of Kyoto are not only refreshing; they’re also the perfect thing to cool you down on a hot summer’s day!
Vanessa Apr. 27, 2020
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Top 5 most delicious bakeries in Kyoto

Did you know that there are many great bakeries in Kyoto? This time I have for you five incredibly famous bakeries in Kyoto!
Shiho Apr. 27, 2020
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Our food picks for a picnic under the cherry blossoms in Kyoto

Here are some take-out options perfect for a cherry-blossom Hanami picnic in Kyoto!
Yumemi Apr. 27, 2020
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Top 5 Unique Kyoto Restaurants Offering Takeout

In this article, we’ll be looking at our top 5 favorite unique, specialist cafés and shops that offer takeout!
Yumemi Apr. 27, 2020
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It’s getting warm, time to get active! Five yummy things you need for a picnic in Kyoto

Planning on having a picnic in Kyoto? You cannot miss these five shops! Enjoy a relaxing picnic in Kyoto!
Vanessa Apr. 27, 2020
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5 Amazing, Fun & Busy Stores in the Kitchen of Kyoto - Nishiki Market!

While Nishiki Market is full of interesting-looking things glittering in the light of the multicolored glass panels of its roof, here are five shops you can’t miss!
Vanessa Apr. 20, 2020
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5 Unique Japanese Stationery Items! How Many Do you Know?

In this blog, we’ll be looking at a few awesomely unique Japanese stationery items that you can find in Kyoto!
Sakurako Apr. 15, 2020
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4 Must-try Valentine’s Chocolates in Kyoto! – 2020!

It’s nearly Valentine’s Day, and you know what that means, cute Valentine-only chocolates!
Yumemi Feb. 03, 2020
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5 colorful spring sweets you just have to buy in Kyoto

There are many traditional sweets shops in Kyoto with over 100 years of history. I chose five spring sweets that color Kyoto in vibrant shades of springtide that you just have to try.
Shiho Jan. 28, 2020
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Perfect shopping guide for Kyoto Station 2020

To hit the best shops in Kyoto Station, you need to read about the recommended shops of Sharing Kyoto first! Also cafes and restaurants!
Shiho Jan. 07, 2020
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The Cutest Year of the Rat Themed Gifts for 2020!

A showcase of cute rat themed gifts available in Kyoto!
Yumemi Dec. 09, 2019
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QINUDE – the Kyoto Sovuniers Keeping Traditional Kimono and Silk Alive

QINUDE is a skincare brand using the same ingredients as those found in the kimono of famed Kyoto Yuzen fabrics maker, Chiso.
Vanessa Dec. 02, 2019
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Let's go on an antique loving trip in Kyoto!

How about going for an antique appreciation trip in Kyoto, where there are many old things? I’m going to introduce 5 shops where you can find great antiques.
Shiho Nov. 22, 2019
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Kyoto is not only sightseeing! Top 6 shopping centers in Kyoto for the shopaholic!

There is so much more to do and shop in Kyoto than just temples and shrines, so let me take you on a shopping spree in the old capital!
Vanessa Nov. 22, 2019
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The best spices you can only buy in Kyoto, from shichimi to dashi

There are some excellent spices you can get in Kyoto, like shichimi, ichimi, and Japanese pepper, but that’s not all! The 6 best spice shops in Kyoto.
Sampo Nov. 22, 2019
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For those into stationery: the top 5 stationery stores in Kyoto!

Besides matcha sweets, Kyoto is also a place where you can get all kinds of nice postcards, bookmarks, and other things made out of Japanese paper, so those into stationery have to come to this ancient capital!
Vanessa Nov. 22, 2019
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Top 4 tea shops in Kyoto! Japanese tea-souvenirs for everyone!

Kyoto’s Japanese tea is world-famous, so it’s only natural it’s a popular souvenir. Here are the four best tea shops in Kyoto! Let’s go taste some tea!
Vanessa Nov. 22, 2019
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Top 5 trendiest clothing stores in Kyoto

There are many interesting and trendy clothing stores in Kyoto with easy access, so come shop in Kyoto!
Vanessa Nov. 22, 2019
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Shops where you can buy cute candy in Kyoto

I’ll tell you about the shops in Kyoto where you can buy candy!
Yumemi Nov. 21, 2019
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Best souvenirs for girls! 5 cute Japanese cosmetic products

I’m going to introduce Japanese cosmetics that can only be bought in Kyoto! These cosmetics are good quality and pretty, but still reasonably prized so they make for good souvenirs.
Vanessa Nov. 21, 2019
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Top 10 food souvenirs everyone would like to get in Kyoto!

The sweetest souvenirs in Kyoto! These souvenirs are going to make your mouth water before you can say Kiyomizu-dera!
Shiho Nov. 21, 2019
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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!
Vanessa Nov. 21, 2019
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Buying a cheap kimono in Kyoto

Where can you buy a nice, good quality used kimono in Kyoto? Read all about kimonos in Kyoto here!
Sampo Nov. 21, 2019
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Top 10 most popular souvenir shops in the Kiyomizu Temple area

There are many shops around Kiyomizu Temple, but this time I’m going to take a look at the best and most chic ones!
Vanessa Nov. 15, 2019
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Autumn means chestnuts! Top 5 chestnut sweets to be had in Kyoto

Autumn is the season for chestnuts, and it’s also the time when they’re at their most delicious, so here are the top 5 chestnut sweets to be had in Kyoto!
Vanessa Nov. 15, 2019
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Top 5 matcha sweets popular here and abroad

If you come to Kyoto, you have to have matcha. I’m going to introduce 5 matcha sweets unique to Kyoto..
Vanessa Jan. 16, 2019

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