Travel Guide

List Of Travel Guide

Recommended tour courses for different preferences and tourist sites are updated here.

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    Five Kyoto specialists’ secret recommended locations for autumn colored leaves

    Five Kyoto specialists who have long lived in Kyoto tell their own way of appreciating the autumn beauty.

    Iwato Ochiba Jinja Shrine

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      Autumn leaves location recommended by the Honorary curator of the Kyoto Prefectural Botanical Garden

      The Honorary Curator of the Kyoto Prefectural Botanical Garden, Shigeru Matsutani, introduces two recommended places where visitors can experience the wonders of nature.

      Kiyotaki

        Autumn leaves location recommended by the teacher of the Kyoto Seiyu-no-kai Poetry Club

        Yuji Tsusumi teaches Japanese poetry at the Kyoto Seiyu-no-kai Poetry Club.  Here are three locations that he recommends with poems describing the beauty of each place.

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          Autumn leaves location recommended by Buddhist temple journalist

          A Buddhist temple journalist, Sarasa Yoshida, introduces her recommended places where visitors can fully appreciate a beautiful garden and sacred Buddhist statues together.

          Autumn leaf guide by Kyoto specialists

            Autumn leaf guide by Kyoto specialists

            Here is the list of how to enjoy autumn tints in Kyoto. Autumn leaf specialists, who have known well about Kyoto, give guidance of the various way of viewing. The plans are suggested by a photographer, a temple and travel researcher and a professor……Which style does fit on you the best?

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              15 must-see spots when you come to Kyoto in autumn

              In autumn, the whole city of Kyoto is beautifully colored by red and yellow leaves. Here we collected Shinto shrines and Buddhist temples renowned as best spots of autumn tints in Kyoto. It is highly recommended to visit these sites when you come to Japan in fall.

              Budget hotels and guest houses

                Budget hotels and guest houses

                Location, rates and hospitality… All is perfect at these seven selected accommodations that are favored by many Kyoto fans.

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                  Recommended souvenir ranking: Kyoto Delicacy

                  Kyoto offers countless “delicious” souvenir and gift options.  Pickles, condiments, green tea and spices all keep well for a long period and are not heavy to bring home.  Voted by 2000 Kyoto fans who visit Kyoto at least once a year, this ranking presents the top 10 recommended items as special souvenirs from Kyoto.  A similar ranking of “Japanese Sweets” and “Accommodations” will be appearing soon.

                  Savor vegetables in Kyoto-style French!

                    Savor vegetables in Kyoto-style French!

                    There are many famous and popular French restaurants in Kyoto.  Each chef from the five restaurants here displays originality and sense of art in his dishes blending French elements with Kyoto specialties and traditional cooking techniques. 

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                      Great cooks’ favorite tools

                      Kyoto, the center of the food culture, is the city where you can meet cooking utensils made by craftsmen. Many of them are durable and easy to handle, so the more you use, the more their tastes come out. If you get one for life, your cooking skills sure will be improved.

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